InDELible Magazine 2018 - Page 32

Craft Culture With more than 130 breweries, 100 wineries, a slew of small batch distilleries and specialty coffee roasters all over town, San Diego shines as a leading capital of craft. So raise a glass and taste the best of the best in San Diego. Wine For a fun and easy alternative to a day-long tour of San Diego’s vineyards, make your way to Little Italy, where urban wine tasting rooms rub shoulders with celebrity chef-led restaurants. Carruth Cellars Wine Garden offers a wide array of wine by the glass or flight, including award-winning reds, while Pali Wine Co. specializes in pinot noir and chardonnay. Don’t miss Vino Carta, a bottle shop and tasting room that stocks wines from small, family-run producers and employs an in-house sommelier. 32 Beer North Park is a must-see spot for craft beer lovers. The hip 'hood is home to dozens of breweries, beer bars, bottle shops, and tasting rooms, all within a short stroll of each other. Top picks include North Park Beer Co., a spacious brewery and taproom with Craftsman-inspired decor and a menu centered around housemade sausages, and the Modern Times Flavordome, an eclectic space with brews to match, like the ultra-hoppy Blazing World and Fruitlands, a sour beer amplified with passion fruit and guava. Spirits In downtown’s East Village, You & Yours crafts inspired cocktails with gin and vodka produced on-site. The female-led distillery is chic and comfortable, with a gleaming marble bar and plush lounge furniture. Further afield in Miramar, Malahat Spirits pours delicious small batch rum and whiskey in a nautical-themed tasting room that pays tribute to the famous rum-running schooner from Prohibition days and feels ±₯­”„!½±±εέ½½΅½Ω₯”Ν•ΠΈ) ½™™•”)Q‘½Ν”έ‘ΌΑΙ•™•ΘΡ‘”‰ΥιθΡ‘…Ё½΅•Μ)™Ι½΄„Α•Ι™•Ρ±δΙ½…ΝΡ•‰•…ΈΝ‘½Υ±΅…­”)„‰••±₯Ή”ΡΌ1½™Ρδ ½™™•”₯Έ1₯ΡΡ±”%Ρ…±δ™½Θ)…Έ•ε”΅½Α•Ή₯Ήœ…ΝΝ½ΙΡ΅•ΉΠ½˜…™™•₯Ή…Ρ•)‰•Ω•Ι…•Μ±₯­”Ν₯Ή±”½Ι₯₯Έ•ΝΑΙ•Νͽ́…Ή)±…Ρѕ́ѽΑΑ•έ₯Ρ ‘½ΥΝ•΅…‘”Ν…±Ρ•…Ι…΅•°)…±½ΉΝ₯‘”„Ω…Ι₯•Ρ䁽˜™Ι•Ν ΅‰…­•Α…ΝΡΙ₯•ΜΈ)Q‘”]•ΝΡ •…Έ ½™™•”I½…ΝΡ•Ί₯́…Ή½Ρ‘•Θ)Α½ΑΥ±…ȁΑ₯¬™½ΘΑ½ΥΘ΅½Ω•Ί…ΉΝΑ•₯…±Ρδ)‘Ι₯Ή­Μ±₯­”Ρ‘”-ΙεΑΡ½Ή₯Ρ”€‘΅₯ΉΠ΅₯Ή™ΥΝ•½±)‰Ι•άέ₯Ρ ‰Ι½έΈΝ՝…ȁ…ΉΙ•…΄€Έ₯ΉΡ‘•΄)‘½έΉΡ½έΈΉ•…ȁ!½ΙΡ½ΈA±…鄁…Ή₯Έ1₯‰•ΙΡδ)AΥ‰±₯Œ5…Ι­•ΠΈ