Check out the best of East County San Diego
There are some amazing breweries going on in our east counties. Alpine Beer Company is one of San Diego's favorites and you can't go wrong with Burning Beard. Check out Nickel Brewing Co out of Julian owned by Tom Nickel who is craft brew royalty in San Diego. Tom owns O'Briens Pub in Kearny Mesa and Tom had brewed for Pizza Port Carlsbad, earned World Beer Cup gold while at Oggi's, and was named Small Brewing Company Brewmaster of the Year 2004. Societe's Beer The Publican is a tribute to Tom Nickel.