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(Kings & Convicts Brewing Co.)
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5401 Linda Vista Road #406
Suite 406
San Diego CA 92110
Telephone: +1 619-298-2337
Toll-Free: +1 800-581-2739
Hours: Monday-Thursday 10:00am-10:00pm, Friday-Saturday 9:00am-10:00pm, Sunday 9:00am-9:00pm.
Brewer: Yuseff Cherney, Colby Chandler, Ryan Glenn
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Opened: 1996

Annual Production: 5,500 bbl

Contributors: Arash Shahzadi, Colby Chandler, Mario Kornmesser, Siegfried Binge

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Updated: March 10, 2020


Beer List

  • Awards:

    • Date: April 16, 2004 (#5351)
      Package: nitrogenated
      Place: Liars' Club Bar and Grill, Mission Beach CA
      Score: 16 points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Dead black. Big nitro head. Mildly roasty aroma. Big body. Huge roastiness and big sweetness, but I'm thinking the N2 smooths it out too much.

  • Imperial or Double India Pale Ale
    • Date: April 14, 2004 (#5326)
      Package: draught
      Place: San Diego Brewing, San Diego CA
      Score: 18 points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Golden. Huge head. Big spicy hop aroma. Big body. Big maltiness. Big spicy hops. Big hoppy beer.

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    American-Style Pale Ale
    5.50% abv.
    • Date: April 25, 2018 (#9834)
      Package: canned
      Place: Place unknown
      Score: 16 points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright amber. Thick head.
      Aroma (3)
      Huge fruity hops. Citrusy.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Medium body, smooth. Biscuity malt and fruity-floral hops. Fairly bitter all the way through, and pretty fruity at the end.
      Overall Impression (2)
      Thanks to Choo for the can!

  • Münchner-Style Helles

  • Wood- and Barrel-aged Beer

  • German-Style Heller Bock/Maibock

  • Pegcadero Pils
    Bohemian-Style Pilsener

  • Piper Down
    Scottish-Style Light Ale

  • Sour Wench Blackberry Ale
    Fruited American-Style Sour Ale

  • The Tongue Monster
    Wood- and Barrel-aged Strong Beer

  • Tongue Buckler
    Imperial or Double Red Ale

  • Victory at Sea
    Specialty Beer

  • Wahoo Wheat Beer
    Belgian Style White (or Wit) / Belgian-Style Wheat

  • Yellowtail Pale Ale
    English-Style Summer Ale