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Old 11-08-2012, 05:09 PM   #1
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I'm going to be in Cypress CA next week on business. Since I'll have some free time I want to make sure I hit up a couple local joints. What's good down on the south side of LA that I can't get up here in Wisconsin?

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Old 11-08-2012, 05:23 PM   #2
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I have heard good things about Beechwood Brewing in Long Beach and Seal Beach. There is also The Bruery down in Orange.
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Old 11-08-2012, 05:24 PM   #3
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Bootlegger's Brewery in Fullerton
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Old 11-08-2012, 05:49 PM   #4
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Ladyface in Agoura Hills. It's on the North side but awesome food and beer. One of my favorite brewpubs in the country. All their servers are Cicerone certified. I stay at the Candlewood Suites and walk over.
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Old 11-08-2012, 09:35 PM   #5
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+1 for Beachwood Brewing (I went to the Long Beach one).

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Old 11-09-2012, 01:23 AM   #6
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If you're going to be in Cypress, I'd concentrate on the OC breweries and not LA.

Here's a good list of them:
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Old 11-09-2012, 03:57 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by JonW View Post
If you're going to be in Cypress, I'd concentrate on the OC breweries and not LA.

Here's a good list of them:
Solid advice. OC is full of great breweries. For whatever reason LA doesn't have very many at all compared to OC and San Diego County.

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Old 11-09-2012, 11:18 AM   #8
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Also,the store/tasting room in Orange is awesome...

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