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.

Firkfest has a Tiki Theme

Firkfest, Orange County's annual Cask Conditioned Beer Festival, is different every year, and this time around we're headed to the South Pacific with a Tiki Theme. Over 30 local Breweries will gather at the Anaheim Packing District on Saturday, March 11 from 12-4 pm with over 50 Casks on tap, all conditioned with tropical fruits, nuts, [...]

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A Festivus For The Rest Of Us!

On Wednesday December 14th, Barley Forge is teaming up with renowned “Beer Chef” Andrea Muchaca of The Culinary Underground to bring you a "Festivus for the Rest of Us," a holiday-themed beer pairing dinner featuring six specialty craft beers paired with six eclectic and nostalgic courses inspired by holiday food traditions. Get your tickets here. Here's [...]

By |December 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A Festivus For The Rest Of Us!

Jazz In December

It might be cold in December, but we'll be having some smoking hot jazz on Thursday nights in our tasting room. Scott Martin Latin Soul is back to get things fired up on the 1st, with some muy caliente Latin Jazz. After that, Joey Sellers brings in a crew of heavy hitters on the 8th [...]

By |November 27th, 2016|EVENTS, MUSIC, TASTING ROOM|Comments Off on Jazz In December

Tuesday Is Grilled Cheese Day

Now that we're open for lunch at 11:30am from Tuesday through Sunday our Tuesday Grilled Cheese Night has expanded to become Grilled Cheese Day, where you can choose from a selection of tasty Grilled Cheese sandwiches to pair with a pour of one of our core beers, starting at just $10. Currently we have nine [...]

By |November 8th, 2016|FOOD, TASTING ROOM|Comments Off on Tuesday Is Grilled Cheese Day

Jazz in November

We've got some great artists lined up for our Thursday Night Jazz Series this month. Starting us off is award winning local saxophone virtuoso Paul Navidad and his quartet. Taking the jazz world by storm from an early age, Paul has built an impressive musical resume along the way playing with some of the best [...]

By |November 3rd, 2016|MUSIC|Comments Off on Jazz in November

We’re Turning 2!

Updated 10/18/2016 -  During the week of October 24 through the 30th, we'll be celebrating our Two Year anniversary with events and special beer releases every day. Everyone is invited of course, we look forward to celebrating with you. Here's a taste of what's in store for the week: Monday, October 24 Turning Two Anniversary [...]

By |October 11th, 2016|EVENTS, TASTING ROOM|Comments Off on We’re Turning 2!

Cycling For A Cause

On October 22nd and 23rd, Sean and Greg will lead the Barley Forge Cycling Team on a ride to raise funds and awareness to help put an end to Multiple Sclerosis, a disease afflicting millions of people around the world. The ride “Bay to Bay 2016” will start in San Diego and end in Irvine. [...]

By |October 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Cycling For A Cause

A Smooth September

September is going to be a smooth, groovin' month for our Thursday Night Jazz series. First up we have The Les Arbuckle quartet. Les is a great tenor player and his rhythm section is rock solid. On the 8th we have the Mike Whitman quartet – Mike been waiting for some of his top notch [...]

By |September 1st, 2016|EVENTS, MUSIC|Comments Off on A Smooth September

The Brew HaHa is coming!

The Seventh Annual OC Brewhaha is just a few weeks away! Held at Oak Canyon Park in the heart of beautiful Silverado Canyon on September 24, it's a great way to spend an early fall Saturday. There'll be more than 90 Craft Breweries with Unlimited Tastings, loads of beer friendly Food Trucks & Booths, presentations [...]

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Hot August Nights

Our Thursday Night Jazz series continues in the sweltering month of August with some of the coolest cats around playing live jazz on the Barley Forge stage. Jim Zieglar's Swingsations are back to kick us off by getting your feet stomping on August 4th. Dynamic young saxophonist Brian Clancy, will keep things cool on the [...]

By |July 28th, 2016|EVENTS, MUSIC, TASTING ROOM|Comments Off on Hot August Nights