Indie Beer Show

September 28, 2019

San Diego Beer History: A Live Panel We often discuss many aspects of San Diego beer history on TIBS!, but to hear it directly from integral members of the industry and those documenting it live was truly a special occasion! August 14th, at Latchkey Brewing, located in the original Mission Brewery Plaza, that was built in 1913,…

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New Wineries and Breweries in San Diego

August 7, 2019

By IRENE LECHOWITZKY MARCH 10, 2019 6 AM Los Angeles Times San Diego County’s dynamic craft brewing industry has a mix of new enterprises to entice travelers searching for suds. A bonus is a renewed emphasis on food. If wine is more your style, local vintners have new offerings as well. Here are some fresh places to…

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Beer Night in San Diego! Episode 214

August 6, 2019

Latchkey Brewing Anniversary Posted by ThreeBZine on April 10th, 2019 The boys are back in town and this week we are joined by none other than Mr. Anthony Beach – Head Brewer of the great Latchkey Brewing. Tune in as we get taken on a guided, personal tasting of a bunch of Latchkey’s beers while learning all…

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Latchkey on Beer For Breakfast

April 17, 2019

Latchkey Brewing is about to celebrate their 1st anniversary! Co-founders Matt and Gerald along with head brewer Anthony stopped by Beer for Breakfast to celebrate a little early. I know you’ve seen Latchkey Brewing even if you don’t know it. You know when you’re driving on the 5 around Washington and you see the Mission Brewery…

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West Coaster 18 in ’18: The Best of #SDBeer

January 10, 2019

The Winners Of Our Annual Reader’s Poll JANUARY 8, 2019 BY RYAN LAMB LEAVE A COMMENT Best New Establishment: LATCHKEY Brewing in the historic Mission Brewery Plaza, Latchkey took over from Acoustic Ales, hosting a grand opening in April 2018. Since then, they’ve produced an impressive array of styles, and they’re now constructing a small kitchen and a new…

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2018 Recap: Best New Breweries of the Year

January 9, 2019

San Diego beer media name favorite local rookies of year gone by DECEMBER 26, 2018 BY BRANDON HERNÁNDEZ As 2018 winds down, it’s time to take a look back at the year that was. We’ll begin by culling the list of new breweries that opened this year (including a few that opened in very-late 2017 since they…

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2018 Recap: Best Beers of the Year

January 8, 2019

Local members of beer media recall memorable beers of last 12 months By: Brandon Hernandez “… Latchkey Brewing’s Doppel Dacker doppelbock-style beer pulled off great concentration of malt, caramel, toffee and coffee flavors with hints of bubble gum, while managing to remain bright and refreshing on the palate. Medium-bodied, this is a great food beer; excellent…

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Beer of the Week: RegalLager

October 5, 2018

Latchkey Brewing’s lager well-suited for Oktoberfest & patio sausage party OCTOBER 5, 2018 BY BRANDON HERNÁNDEZ From the Beer Writer: I am a writer. I love language. More than that, I love the things you can do with words, letters, and plays on both. I’m particularly fond of palindromes, or words that are spelled the same way backward and forward.…

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West Coaster August Cover

July 28, 2018

LATCHKEY BREWING came online at the former site of Acoustic Ales, at the historic Mission Brewery Plaza. Head brewer Anthony Beach has plied his trade for Green Flash, Ballast Point Scripps Ranch, plus San Jose’s Hermitage Brewing and Sunnyvale’s Faultline Brewing. An outdoor space is in the works, in addition to the 1,500-square-foot tasting room.

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Beer Touring: Latchkey Brewing

June 14, 2018

JUNE 12, 2018 BY BRANDON HERNÁNDEZ Of all San Diego’s tasting room sites, none have the same allure as the one at Mission Brewery Plaza. Holding down the corner of Hancock and Washington Streets in Mission Hills, it has historic relevance dating back to before the Prohibition Era. If those walls could talk…they might disclose what a bummer…

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