Author: Gail Ann Williams & Steve Shapiro

Gail Ann Williams and Steve Shapiro are longtime San Francisco residents and beer appreciators who launched BeerbyBART.com in 2007 to help locals and visitors explore their local beer scene via public transportation.

Feral Ones: The Unlikely Origins of Firestone Walker’s Barrelworks Feature by

How Barrelworks, Firestone Walker’s sour and wild beer program, got its unlikely start from an under-the-radar side project by two brewing professionals who had previously dedicated their careers to eradicating beer-spoiling bacteria.

The Rarest Barrel: pH1’s Influence and Inspiration Tools of the Trade by

The journey of pH1, a French oak wine barrel that ignited American sour beer history, begins at New Belgium in Colorado.

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