Epic S.F. Beer Crawl Chronicled on Chowhound

Categories: Beer

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A group of six Chowhounders drank every beer made in the city in an admirable 10-hour brewery crawl a few weeks ago. In a post titled "11 miles, 10 hours, 50 beers -- the epic SF brewery crawl," Chowhound user bbulkow outlines the quest, which took them from Magnolia on Haight out to Social Kitchen in the Inner Sunset, down to Southern Pacific and Southpaw in the Mission, out to Speakeasy at Hunter's Point, then up through SOMA to 21st Amendment and Thirsty Bear.

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All in all, the gang tried 55 beers with extensive tasting notes for each, and only resorted to public transportation twice. Color us impressed.

Some tips for those of you who may want to try this feat yourself on a Saturday in the near future: the group ordered small tasting glasses of all beers made on-site at the breweries, and shared amongst themselves so they didn't get too wasted. They also kept eating, which was smart -- "The 'thank god' was a Margarita pizza at 21st Amendment, which somehow damped down the excessive hops from Speakeasy and allowed me to continue," bbulkow writes.

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Location Info



Social Kitchen & Brewery

1326 Ninth Ave., San Francisco, CA

Category: Music

Southern Pacific Brewing

620 Treat Ave., San Francisco, CA

Category: Music

Southpaw BBQ

2170 Mission St., San Francisco, CA

Category: Restaurant

21st Amendment

563 2nd St., San Francisco, CA

Category: Music

Thirsty Bear Brewing Company

661 Howard, San Francisco, CA

Category: Music

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Psst. They missed the Beach Chalet. They brew their own too. 

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