Tag Archive: beer

Dec 08

Sweet, Salty & Bubbly: This Saturday On San Bruno Ave.

  Sugar Foot Southern Food Pop-Up & Iron Brewer Competition As much as I enjoy Ling Ling Chinese or a sandwich from the new Bahn Mi house, I wouldn’t mind seeing a little more culinary diversity on San Bruno Ave. This Saturday, there will be something a little different available, Southern Food. Sugar Foot is …

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Sep 30

Achtung Portola! Oktoberfest Comes To The Neighborhood Brewery

Calling all neighborhood Fraus & Herrs, Oktoberfest at F.D.R. starts this Saturday! The space is in the middle of its Bavarian transformation as I write.   The German Brauhaus will be complete with traditional beer hall tables among other decorations and the owners, Shae & Kevin, will be strapping on their lederhosen and Dirndl. Expect festivities such as a …

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Apr 10

Home brewing from FDR, cooking up!

So last week I kicked off the Portola Planet’s first attempt at a brew from the new home brew store, Ferment, Drink, Repeat, on San Bruno Ave. After speaking with FDR’s owner, Kevin, we selected the Little Bitty Brown Ale as our first batch. We purchased all the gear and then on Wednesday evening, fired up …

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Dec 10

Construction Brewing At F.D.R.

Har-Har, I know, cheap laugh headline but I couldn’t resist. Anyway, an early Christmas/Chanukah/Winter Soltice/etc. gift has arrived for home brewers and craft beer lovers. Several weeks ago construction officially began on the Portola’s very first NanoBrewery and home brew supply shop. The crew at Ferment Drink Repeat posted the video below on their Facebook …

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Sep 17

Nano brewery, Ferment.Drink.Repeat opens in the Portola next year!

The Portola Planet has been slow for many months due to a busy family schedule and a crazy new day job. But while we’ve been quiet, a lot of things have been going on in the Portola. We’ve seen superb progress at the Burrows pocket park, great free live music in McLaren Park this summer …

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Aug 19

ferment drink repeat comes to the Portola!

Ok, ok. It’s been a LONG while since we last updated the Planet. It has been a very busy year for the editor. But something just popped up on our radar which could not go unmentioned. Yip. Currently ferment.drink.repeat is working on securing a space on San Bruno Avenue to bring us all local beer! …

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