About Wilson Puckett

Like his eccentric father Fusty, Wilson has always had a way with words. So we agreed to let him have his way with some of the words on our world wide website.

OC Beer Week

Orange County craft beer lovers rejoice – OC Beer Week is here! It's a week-long celebration of all that the OC craft beer scene has to offer, with some of your favorite breweries creating special brews, conditioned casks, tastings and other events for the occasion. OC Beer Week kicks off on Saturday April 21st and [...]

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Donkey Guard

We are pleased to release a new and very special beer in early 2018. It's called "Donkey Guard" - a Hoppy Double Red Ale brewed with SakeYeast and Rye. This beer is a kick-ass collaboration between Barley Forge's Kevin Buckley and Josh Hembree of Setting Sun Sake Brewing Co., where they utilized their mad zymurgic [...]

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Jazz in January

Our Thursday Night Jazz series featuring world class musicians continues in the new year. Kicking off 2018 on January 4th is Eric Dries' Standard Deviation, a rock solid quartet playing straight ahead jazz standards with flair. Next, on the 11th get ready to get down with Bruce Lett's Retro Funk, they're back to take the [...]

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Riding For A Cause

Bike MS: Bay to Bay ride is an annual cycling adventure hosting 2,500 participants along California's beautiful Pacific south coast, from Orange County to San Diego. This October 21st and 22nd is the 35th anniversary of this great event, and once again, the Barley Forge Cycling Team will be going the distance that weekend to [...]

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Jazz in September

Our Thursday Night Jazz series continues in September. On the 7th the Red Light Brass band will come barreling through our tasting room to get your blood pumping and your feet stomping. Dynamite drummer Denny Dennis is back on the 14th with a great band to dig deep into your favorite jazz standards. On the [...]

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Jazz in August

Our Thursday Night Jazz series continues in August, starting on the 3rd with Benn Clatworthy's System VI. This dynamic sextet pushes the envelope of Latin Jazz into a whole other universe. Not to be missed! The following week on the 10th, virtuoso bassist Chris Symer and band will be serving up a simmering stew of [...]

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We Have Crowlers!

We now offer 32 ounce Crowler Cans filled with your choice of beer from our taps, and seamed with our Dixie Canner Seamer while you wait. These cans are the perfect “to go” vessel if you are headed to the great outdoors or want to fly home with some Barley Forge beer.

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Swing Into Summer

Our Thursday Night Jazz series continues in June as we Swing into Summer. There are only 30 days in June, but this year there are five Thursdays, and we've got a great lineup for every one of them. Kicking off the month it's Justin Hershey and Friends with some straight ahead Jazz that never disappoints. [...]

By |June 1st, 2017|MUSIC, TASTING ROOM|Comments Off on Swing Into Summer

OC Beer Week Events

We're excited that OC Beer Week has finally arrived! Running from May 19th through the 28th, it's a little longer than a week— and better than ever! All around the county and beyond your favorite OC Craft Breweries are hosting special events, releasing special brews, and celebrating all things related to Craft Beer in Orange County. [...]

By |May 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on OC Beer Week Events

Let’s Get This Party Started!

Celebrate the start of OC Beer Week at the 2nd Annual OC Brewers Guild Invitational, at Center City Anaheim on May 20th from 4:00pm – 8:00pm! Showcasing OC’s premier craft breweries along with other outstanding breweries from around the country – there will be over 70 craft breweries participating. It's a great way to kick of [...]

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