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A surplus of geekery by :: Fred Abercrombie

Beer: Lagunitas TapRoom and Beer Sanctuary NOW OPEN


Gentle-persons, prepare your livers. It’s opening weekend at the new Lagunitas TapRoom and Beer Sanctuary in Petaluma, CA. Swing on by!

Tons of tasty schtuff on tap, including rarities like Bourbon Barrel Cappuccino Stout and the keg-only Farmhouse Saison.

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Wednesday thru Sunday with live music, sandwiches and snacks.

Hours of operation will be Weds, Thurs, and Fri from 3–9 pm.

Saturday and Sunday from 1–7 pm. More pics …


Fred between Lagunitas Beer Weasel, Ron Lindenbusch and head brewing beastmaster Tony Magee. Cheers, fellas!


Long extinct from liquor-store shelves, these are the last of the Zappa series. Lagunitas opened their archival stash of these tasty and limited bombers for purchase at the TapRoom. But when they’re gone, they’re gone. Don’t sleep.


Stairs-eye view of the Beer Sanctuary. Finishing touches still being applied.



Lagunitas TapRoom and Beer Sanctuary

1280 North McDowell Blvd, Petaluma, CA. Get directions here.


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3 Responses

  1. Tom says:

    Fred, you are a beacon to us all. Great find. Huzzah!

  2. DK Lounge says:

    I’m no psychic, but I foresee a fender related future for that parking sign.

  3. [...] Technically in “soft opening” phase, the place is looking terrific. Between TAPS, the Lagunitas TapRoom & Beer Sanctuary, and Dempsey’s Brewpub, Petaluma’s become quite the destination for beer geeks. I [...]

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