Stone Brewing Co.: Greg's vBlog Greg's vBlogs are videos of Stone facts, philosophy, news, culture and the progress of our New Brewery Project all through the camera of Stone CEO Greg Koch. Got a suggestion on how to improve this RSS feed? Just drop us an email at ... we'd love to hear from you. en-us Wil Wheaton Visits Stone[2008-05-04] - Author Wil Wheaton makes a guest appearance at the Stone World Bistro & Gardens to give a reading of his new book "The Happiest Days of Our Lives." In addition to being quite witty and self-depricating, Wil's also got amazing taste in beer. What did Wil write in GK's copy of the book? Watch and find out.... 2008-05-04 James Of Scotland's BrewDog Visits Stone[2008-05-02] - Join GK as he welcomes BrewDog Managing Director James to Stone. James' passion for what they do at BrewDog is evident, and his eloquence in describing their beers is enlightening. Well, if you're the likes of us, however if you're the likes of those behind the UK's growing reputation as a "Nannie State" it is likely lost on you 2008-05-02 FRESH Dinner, and...Swordplay in the Gardens?[2008-03-23] - During a "FRESH!" Dinner at the bistro, GK meets a German beer writer, and finds out what she has to say about the differences between the German and American beer might be surprised. FRESH! diners also not only get to enjoy a Stone Ruination IPA direct from the fermenter, but also witness some swordplay in the Gardens. An interesting evening!2008-03-23 GK Raises A Pint In The Land Of The Rising Sun[2008-03-08] - Here in the USA we're battling the stigma the phrase "American Beer" has in the world, and across the Pacific our brethren in the craft brewing movement are doing the same for "Japanese Beer." Join Greg Koch, Bryan Harrell and Aoki-san at Beer Club Popeye - unquestionably the best place in Japan for Craft Beer. On cask for the evening? A creation by our good friend Toshi Iishi, the Brewmaster for Yo-Ho Brewing Co., who interned with us for 3 years before returning his priceless talents to his home country. 2008-03-08 Out & About...And The People Have Spoken![2007-11-30] - We all know where Stone ranks in the world of beer, but were do we rank in the world of fine architecture? Join GK as he finds out at the San Diego Architectural Foundation's annual "Orchids and Onions Awards." Will he accept the People’s Choice Orchid Award for "Excellence in Architecture" for the Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens? Could be!2007-11-30 Out & About...Tierra Miguel Farm and Foundation[2007-11-15] - GK and Executive Chef Jeff Massey take a closer look at Tierra Miguel Farm and Foundation in Pauma Valley. Organic farmer Mil, GK, and Chef discuss Tierra Miguel's process of farming, and snack on the wonderful and unique produce they have to offer. Stone Brewing Co.2007-11-15 Around The Bistro...Replanting The Downed Pine, With A Crane![2007-10-25] - Can GK and the crew possibly be successful in replanting the massive pine that blew over in the fire-spreading Santa Ana winds? Only with the help of a crane and crew they can!Stone Brewing Co.2007-10-25 Around The Brewery...San Diego County Fires 2007 Follow Up[2007-10-24] - GK does a walkabout around the brewery to see how things, and the Team, are doing. Head Brewer Mitch discusses the brewing plan, Peter and Chris tell their fire stories, and Jake learns that he's gotta get home as his house in Temecula is now under threat! The fires are still burning....2007-10-24 Around The Brewery...San Diego County Fires 2007![2007-10-22] - GK checks out the condition of the brewery and gardens on this hellish and surrealistic day. Santa Ana winds were reported to hit 70mph in some areas, and they toppled several trees including the largest pine in the gardens. The brewery is fine and appears to be in the clear as far as the fires go fortunately. Our thoughts and best go out to safe!2007-10-22 Out & About...The 2008 Great American Beer Festival[2007-10-13] - Join GK for a scattered and varied look at the GABF. GK talks to a wide variety of notable brewing people, Ben Lee accepts a Gold Medal on behalf of Stone, and GK writes an ADD-laden label for the Stone Old Guardian Barley Wine while sitting at the Stone booth.2007-10-13