BHBC in the News
…skip the county’s best-known brewery, Firestone Walker, in favor of BarrelHouse Brewing Company, a big, beautiful brewery that turns out everything from unfiltered BarrelHouse IPA to Sunny Daze, a seasonal blond ale infused with clementine oranges and local honey. The backyard has picnic tables and a 1933 Dodge flatbed truck that serves as a stage for live music on weekend evenings. This summer BarrelHouse will open BarrelHouse SLO, a 15-tap speakeasy-style basement taproom in a 100-year-old building in downtown San Luis Obispo.
20150506 – New York Times – New York Times Travel spotlights BarrelHouse Brewing Co. on the Central Coast.
…we didn’t expect the cousins behind this garage-born brewery to build a HALF-ACRE BEER GARDEN on the edge of Paso Robles and in the heart of wine country, complete with a mind-blowingly cool fake mountain-scape, a waterfall (WUT??), Adirondacks, cornhole, a flatbed truck that’s been turned into a live music stage, access to the backside of a warehouse bar that shares space with the actual brewing tanks, and ginormous beer pong, where a stack of red, 32-gallon trash cans are lined up in classic pong pyramids, filled with water, and two teams take turns throwing a giant yoga-ish ball into them. Oh, the beer? So. Freaking. Good.
20150402 – Thrillist.com – Thrillist names BarrelHouse Brewing Co. one of the Best Bars in California.
In a sea of same-same pale ales, the Paso Robles brewery’s release stands apart with its gorgeous aromas of citrus, stonefruits, and lemongrass.
20140803 – Mens Journal – Named Pale Ryder 7th among 70 Unique Beers You’ve Probably Never Heard of.
BarrelHouse Brewing Co., located on the edge of Paso Robles, Calif., serves beers from a cellar in its production facility. About 60 beers are being cellared in various wine barrels, rum barrels, whiskey barrels and more.
20150129 – USA Today Travel – Elevated Beers Go Down Under
Grab an Adirondack chair next to the brewery’s outdoor waterfall, or a picnic table in front of the flatbed-truck-turned-stage, and listen to any of the bands that play here weekly.
20140731 – Forbes Travel Guide – Five Things To Know About California’s Hottest Wine Region
In Friday’s episode [Redwood Kings, Shiver Me Timbers], Daniels Wood Land teams up with Barrelhouse Brewing to create a custom “timeline table” from the cross-section of a 1,500-year-old sequoia.
20140714 – The Tribune, San Luis Obispo – Daniels Wood Land, BarrelHouse Brewing to be featured on reality show
They [BarrelHouse Brewing Co.] knocked my socks off with concoctions such as Templeton Session Style Ale, with its seductive gooseberry (a la New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc) and exotic aromatics. Also noteworthy was their bourbon barrel aged “Curly Wolf ” Imperial Stout, with its full body and big, bold, opulent flavors.
20140703 – Brenner Brief, By Ilona Thompson – Three perfect days in Paso Robles