06/29/2011 11:34 am ET | Updated Aug 29, 2011

Almanac Beer: From Farm to Barrel

Originally published on, a digital information service surfacing emerging stories in news, entertainment, art and culture; powered by award-winning journalists.

By: Kai Hsing

Many of today's microbreweries are creating more sophisticated and specialized craft beers. These new boutique beers are often started by home-brew enthusiasts who are able to turn their passion into tangible businesses. Almanac Beer Company, a new startup brewery in San Francisco, California, is helping to pave this new path in brewing, using influences from the Bay Area's rich food culture to produce a truly unique beer.

Watch Turnstyle's video (below) to get the whole story.

WIN ALMANAC BEER GEAR: Facebook like Turnstyle AND drop a comment on our wall that includes the words "Almanac Beer" to be eligible to win a t-shirt in your size AND two Almanac Beer glasses.