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.

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

Buzz About The Forge

We seem to be getting some “buzz” lately in the local media, and we are grateful for both the attention and the praise. It started when recently, OC Weekly's Anne Marie Panoringan sat down for a very nice chat with Barley Forge Chef Jonathan Bendall about food, beer, and life. We also were mentioned as [...]

By |July 27th, 2016|BEER, TASTING ROOM|Comments Off on Buzz About The Forge

Hotter Than July!

We've got a line up of artists for Thursday Night Jazz this month that are Hotter Than July! The Scott Martin Latin Soul Band kicks it off on the 7th . Scott has performed and recorded all around the world with legendary entertainers such as Tito Puente and Ray Charles, but he is best known for [...]

By |June 28th, 2016|EVENTS, MUSIC, TASTING ROOM|Comments Off on Hotter Than July!

Special Beers for Beer Week

It's OC Beer Week! We've got a special beer release for each day of this special week. Some are all new pilot batches, and some are variations on current offerings. All of them are delicious, and none of them will be around for very long. Here's the list: Saturday 6/11 – “Ça Marche” Saison w/ [...]

By |June 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Special Beers for Beer Week