Hey there, hopheads and ale enthusiasts! With our region's long-standing reputation for wine, you might be surprised to learn that we've also crafted a beer scene that’s worth raising a glass to. There’s no better time to dive deep into what the Temecula Valley brewing community has to offer, than on National American Beer Day. Whether you're a fan of malty lagers, hazy IPAs, or rich stouts, we've got just the brew for you.  

  1. Ironfire Brewing: When you're after top-notch ales and IPAs, Ironfire Brewing’s dedication to perfecting each batch ensures you’re sipping on something special. Explore their barrel-aged brews, indulge in their Tiki Ales, and soak up every bit of their “All killer, no filler” attitude. 
  2. 8Bit Brewing: Gamers and beer enthusiasts unite! From pixelated passions to a remarkable range of brews and a kickin’ restaurant, 8Bit is a digital-age brewstro & arcade you can't miss. While you’re there, try their fun and unique takes on the classic West Coast IPA! 
  3. Batch Mead: Derek & Danielle’s journey from a simple wine kit to award-winning mead is an epic tale. Fast forward to today, Batch Mead is a family-operated meadery, offering award-winning meads & ciders crafted from locally-sourced ingredients. Drop by their tasting room for a honeyed experience like no other! 
  4. Relentless Brewing: Their name says it all! At Relentless, it's all about the endless pursuit of happiness through fantastic beer. Whether you're a hophead or IPA lover, their tap list is sure to have something to quench your thirst. 
  5. Stone Church Brewing: Located in the heart of Old Town Temecula, enjoy your brew with a view! With 18 beers on tap and live music every Friday and Saturday night, don’t miss this local favorite. 
  6. Black Market Brewing: As one of Temecula's OG craft breweries, Black Market Brewing serves up a delightful blend of tradition and innovation. Try the seasonal Pumpkin Ale while indulging in a slice of their housemade pizza. 
  7. Temecula Brewing Co: Immerse yourself in the rich history of Temecula, while sipping on nano-batch rotating brews that pay homage to the roots of the valley. The constantly rotating selection ensures a unique experience each time you visit! 
  8. Wild Barrel Brewing: Get ready for a wild ride with their "San Diego Weisse" sours and a diverse array of beers that will entice both novices and aficionados alike. 
  9. Inland Wharf Brewing: With a strong ethos rooted in the armed forces, Inland Wharf brings a balanced blend of modern brewing techniques and traditional cask-conditioned ales.  
  10. Garage Brewing Co: From humble beginnings in a garage to a mission of brewing excellence, Garage Brewing Co. remains steadfast in its commitment to quality and freshness. They are well known in California for their Mango Hefeweizen, Inline IPA, Belgian Style Tripel (aka The Tow Truck), and Marshmallow Milk Stout. 
  11. Oscar's Brewing Company (OBC): Dive into the rich culinary legacy of OBC, a n establishment that combines brews with delicious food. Check out their barrel-aged stouts & sours, as well as their collaboration brews! 


A Hoppy Announcement: CraftHop 2023  

Temecula Valley CraftHop - Nov 10-12: Now, if you’re looking to explore the best of Temecula's breweries all in one weekend, you're in luck! The upcoming Temecula Valley CraftHop is the event for you. From Nov 10-12, rub elbows with our esteemed brew masters and savor an impressive variety of craft beers and mead. Best of all, this self-guided tour requires no tickets! Just grab the map, start your journey, and collect a limited-edition logo glass at each stop. 

Let's toast to National American Beer Day and our thriving local brewery scene in Temecula Valley. Cheers to good times and even better beers! 

For the most updated information, visit our CraftHop webpage.