Saint Archer, founded in 2013, forecasts a sale of 35,000 barrels this year, a 100 percent increase over last year’s sales, making it one of the fastest-growing breweries in California. The good news is that Tenth and Blake intends to keep Josh Landan, Saint Archer cofounder and president, at the helm.
What did you guys do for Labor Day? We drank beer. All weekend long. It’s not as profligate as it sounds; we paced ourselves.
We were in Oceanside for a soccer tournament, so during our time off, we took side trips to as many breweries and brew pubs as we could.Note: if you’re looking for a place to vacation and craft beer is your jam, I highly recommend a trip to the San Diego area. According to the West Coaster, there are 115 operational brew houses in the San Diego area (as of September 2015).
The breweries/brew pubs we hit in our 3-day stay: