Mid-Size Brewing Company & Mid-Size Brewer of the Year

2016 Great American Beer Festival

Proudly Independent Since '89

Handcrafted Beer    San Diego, CA

Now Pouring

Queen of Tarts

Our 2016 Great American Beer Festival Gold Medal winning dark sour ale is now pouring for a limited time at our Tasting Room & Brewpubs. Queen of Tarts showcases lightly roasted malts, dark fruit flavors, and a tart finish. Aged in American Oak barrels with Michigan tart cherries, Queen of Tarts has finally arrived. Long may she reign.

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Changing of the Barrels 28th Anniversary

1/28 from 4-8p at our Tasting Room & Beer Garden in Pacific Beach

Another year down, and boy do we have plenty to celebrate! Joins us as we bid adieu to 27 and embrace 28 with open arms and full glasses!

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Focusing On The Positive: A Look Back At 2016

Well that sure was one hell of a year, huh? With 2016  it felt appropriate to remember all the great things that happened here at KARL. Take a walk with us through...

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