Originally Posted by justinpba
Bear Republic in Healdsburg is pretty good. Anderson Valley Brewery is another that comes to mind.
Yes, Bear Republic is very good! Their Hop Rod Rye is one of my favourite Imperial IPAs.
some of the best microbreweries in the US and the world are in CA:
Stone Crewing Co. http://www.stonebrew.com/
Rusian River Brewery http://russianriverbrewing.com/
AleSmith Brewing Company http://www.alesmith.com/
Port Brewing/Lost Abbey http://www.lostabbey.com/