Two beer flights at El Segundo Brewing.

El Segundo Brewing with Shaye

As much as I love quidditch, it’s becoming more of an excuse just to travel and see my friends. I headed to El Segundo Brewing to meet up with Shaye Lander, one of the original #BarcelosBros and an even bigger beer nerd than I am.

NCxNW Portland Donut Crawl

If there’s a city with a higher density of donut shops than Portland, please point me in their direction.

Barcelos Brews: Cider Bite with Gil

I’m breaking down a flight of ciders that I split with my friend, occasional reader, and fellow SJSU Quidditch alum, Gil Ortiz. I spent an afternoon hanging out with him and my favorite East Bay quidditch baes, the California Dobbys.