Edit ModuleShow Tags

Perfect Protein Beer Pairings

Drinking sure works up an appetite. We compiled a few of our favorite meat-and-drink pairings. Note: Specific brews on tap tend to rotate, so when in doubt, stick with the type of beer indicated.


Blind Lady Ale House
Blind Lady Ale House


  • The beer style: Something hoppy
  • Where to go: Blind Lady Ale House
  • What to eat: Spicy salami pizza
  • We suggest: Automatic Brewing Co.'s Goofy Foot IPA


  • The beer style: A pale ale or pilsner
  • Where to go: Queenstown Public House
  • What to eat: The bare lil' lamb burger
  • We suggest: Hess' Vienna Cream Ale


  • The beer style: Something crisp and refreshing
  • Where to go: Brabant Cafe
  • What to eat: Traditional bratwurst
  • We suggest: Maes Pilsner


  • The beer style: Something smoky
  • Where to go: Ju/Ke at Bottlecraft
  • What to eat: Brisket
  • We suggest: Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier


  • The beer style: Blonde or white ale
  • Where to go: Sea & Smoke
  • What to eat: Roasted Jidori half chicken
  • We suggest: Affigem Abbey Blonde


  • The beer style: Something light
  • Where to go: Puesto at the Headquarters
  • What to eat: Ceviche verde
  • We suggest: Cucapa Lookout Blonde


  • The beer style: Something malty
  • Where to go: Phil's BBQ
  • What to eat: Half rib dinner
  • We suggest: Karl Strauss' Red Trolley Ale


Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

More »Related Stories

Puesto's Next Top Taco

Submit your best taco recipe for the chance to win a grand prize

San Diego Happy Half Hour Podcast: Episode 85

A new Italian spot opens in Hillcrest, our Best Restaurants poll is live, and the owner of former pop-up eatery Royale drops by

Mother Earth Brew Co. Adds Wine and Food to Its Portfolio

The newly opened Mother’s Provisions brings wine, cheese, and charcuterie to downtown Vista
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

  1. Vote Now for San Diego's Best Restaurants 2018
    From burritos to bottomless mimosas, you choose San Diego’s best eats and drinks in 90 categories
  2. 15 Coolest Jobs in San Diego and How to Get Them
    We asked 15 San Diego professionals with the coolest jobs in town how they landed their gigs—and how we could steal them
  3. First Look: Cloak & Petal
    The owners of Tajima bring Japanese small plates to Little Italy with Cloak & Petal
  4. 31 Best Places to Live in San Diego
    Five local homeowners share their advice, tips, and tricks on how they sealed the deal
  5. Green Rush: Inside San Diego's Emerging Cannabis Industry
    Marijuana's legal. How did it go from evil death drug to medical miracle and billion-dollar industry?
  6. First Look: Bivouac Ciderworks
    A new craft cidery opens in North Park, designed for the outdoors person in all of us
Edit ModuleShow Tags


Go Ahead... Ask McMillin!

At McMillin Realty, we are encouraging you to bring us your real estate questions. We will answer these questions….. for free.

Not Your Grandma's Orthotics

New year, new – shoe? Staying on your feet for long hours at a time just got a whole lot more comfortable with Wiivv’s BASE custom insoles
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module
Edit Module

Connect With Us:

Edit ModuleShow Tags


Enter a Drawing You Could Actually Win

There are more than 1,700 prizes in the Dream House Raffle

Buy a Raffle Ticket, Win This Rare Sports Car

Donate to a good cause to seriously upgrade your ride
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags