Leslie’s Photo Journal

Sept, 2017, Yakima, WA with Natasha Godard and Deschutes brewers and employees, touring hop fields after winning Deschutes contest

SEPT 2017 with Natasha Godard and Deschutes brewers and employees, touring Yakima, WA hop fields after winning Deschutes contest

Photo by Natasha Godard that won the Deschutes Armory XPA Contest, taken at Deschutes Pub, Portland, OR in NOV 2016.

Photo by Natasha Godard that won the Deschutes Armory XPA Contest, taken at Deschutes Pub, Portland, OR in NOV 2016.

Aug 2017 with co-workers preparing to open new taproom for Bay Area brewery in Monterey, CA.

Aug 2017 with co-workers preparing to open new taproom for Bay Area brewery in Monterey, CA.

Aug 2017 with Gina Schauland, media director for Deschutes, at Beer Bloggers Conference at Pabst, Milwaukee, WI

AUG 2017 with Gina Schauland, media director for Deschutes, at Beer Bloggers Conference at Pabst, Milwaukee, WI

JULY 2017 MASH 831 homebrew club meetup for collaboration brew at Alvarado Street Brewery, Monterey, CA

JULY 2017 MASH 831 homebrew club meetup for collaboration brew at Alvarado Street Brewery, Monterey, CA

Cheers to the future!

JULY 2017 going to work in a Monterey, CA taproom and saying goodbye to “Not My Father’s Beer”

In the Brick Store's cellaring room at the with bartender Sam Zaboroskie

JUNE 2017 with Sam Zaboroskie in the cellaring room at the Brick Store Pub, Decatur, GA

Pro brewer and two-time Great American Beer Festival winner J. C. Hill samples Giancarlos Brew

MAY 2017 Steinbeck Home Brew Fest, Salinas, CA with Alvarado Street Brewery owner J.C. Hill, sampling my beer, Giancarlo’s Brew

APR 2017 Craft Brewers Conference, Washington, D.C. with American Homebrewers Association Director Gary Glass, Mexican brewer Edgar Hernández, Nicaraguan brewer Matt Greenberg and American brewer Alex Gearhart

APR 2017 Craft Brewers Conference, Washington, D.C. with American Homebrewers Association Director Gary Glass, Mexican brewer Edgar Hernández, Nicaraguan brewer Matt Greenberg and American brewer Alex Gearhart

With Kim Taek Sang

MAR 2017 Seoul, Korea with soju master Kim Take Sang

FEB 2017, BYO Boot Camp, Santa Rosa, CA with homebrewing friend Bill Vandevort and Gordon Strong

FEB 2017 BYO Boot Camp, Santa Rosa, CA with homebrewing friend Bill Vandevort and Gordon Strong

With my guy at the 2017 San Francisco Beer Week Gala

FEB 2017 San Francisco, CA at SF Beer Week Opening Gala with Hugo

Lesson: start brewing early to avoid chilling wort in the dark

DEC 2016 Monterey, CA chilling wort brewed with new Grainfather

NOV 2016 Portland OR with John Harris at Ecliptic Brewing

NOV 2016 Portland, OR with John Harris at Ecliptic Brewing

OCT 2016 Monterrey, MX at Soriana grocery story with Cuauhtémoc-Moctezuma vendor, María Mireles Martínez

OCT 2016 Monterrey, MX with Cuauhtémoc-Moctezuma vendor, María Mireles Martínez at Soriana grocery store

SEPT 2016 Skagway AK with Hugo Patiño at Skagway Brewing Company

SEPT 2016 Skagway, AK with Hugo at Skagway Brewing Company

AUG 2016 Denver, CO with Hugo Patiño and Matt Harris of First Key Consulting at Great Divide Brewing Company

AUG 2016 Denver, CO with Hugo and Matt Harris of First Key Consulting at Great Divide Brewing Company

JULY 2016 Tampa Bay, FL with blogger Carol Dekker at World of Beer pairing dinner

JULY 2016 Tampa Bay, FL with blogger Carol Dekkers at World of Beer pairing dinner during 2016 Beer Bloggers Conference

JULY 2016 Jacksonville, FL with foedre at Aardwolf Brewing Co.

JULY 2016 Jacksonville, FL with foedre at Aardwolf Brewing Co.

JUNE2016 San Pedro, Mexico with Víctor Soto and Rodrigo Lozano from Cervecería Albur

JUNE 2016 San Pedro, Mexico with Víctor Soto and Rodrigo Lozano from Cervecería Albur

JUNE2016 HomebrewCon, Baltimore, MD

JUNE 2016 HomebrewCon, Baltimore, MD

MAY 2016 Matthew Sligar of WritersBlockBrewing.com reviews The Brewer's Justice and my homebrew

MAY 2016 Matthew Sligar of WritersBlockBrewing.com reviews The Brewer’s Justice and my homebrew

MAY 2016 Philadelphia, PA with Charlie Papazian at the World Beer Cup Awards

MAY 2016 Philadelphia, PA with Charlie Papazian at the World Beer Cup Awards

APR 2016 San Marcos, CA with Gwen Conley at Port Brewing/The Lost Abbey

APR 2016 San Marcos, CA with Gwen Conley at Port Brewing/The Lost Abbey

APR 2016 Portland, OR with beer blogger Natasha Godard at Ex Novo

APR 2016 Portland, OR with beer blogger Natasha Godard at Ex Novo

MAR 2016 Monterey, CA with Kevin Clark, departing Head Brewer at Peter B's Brew Pub

MAR 2016 Monterey, CA with Kevin Clark, departing Head Brewer at Peter B’s Brew Pub

MAR 2016 Monterey, CA during a reading of my new novel, The Brewer's Justice at Old Capitol Books

MAR 2016 Monterey, CA at a reading of my new novel, The Brewer’s Justice at Old Capitol Books

FEB 2016 Santa Rosa, CA with Natalie Cilurzo at Russian River, Pliny the Younger release

FEB 2016 Santa Rosa, CA with Natalie Cilurzo at Russian River, Pliny the Younger release

FEB 2016, Santa Rosa, CA with Vinnie Cilurzo at Russian River Pliny the Younger release

FEB 2016 Santa Rosa, CA with Vinnie Cilurzo at Russian River Pliny the Younger release

FEB 2016, Santa Rosa, CA with Jay Brooks at Russian River

FEB 2016 Santa Rosa, CA with Jay Brooks at Russian River

JAN 2016 Austin, TX with Jeffery Stuffings at Jester King

JAN 2016 Austin, TX with Jeffery Stuffings at Jester King

JAN 2016 Monterrey, MX with Abraham Cohen at Beer for Us

JAN 2016 Monterrey, MX with Abraham Cohen at Beer for Us

DEC 2015 Monterey, CA, with new All About Beer issue and article by formidable beer blogger,Oliver Gray

DEC 2015 Monterey, CA, with new All About Beer issue and article by beer blogger,Oliver Gray

NOV 2015, Cascade Brewing Barrel House, Portland, OR with Hugo Patiño and Natasha Godard, Certified Cicerone® and beer blogger

NOV 2015 Cascade Brewing Barrel House, Portland, OR. with Hugo Patiño and Natasha Godard, Certified Cicerone® and beer blogger

Leslie and participants fill apple press

NOV 2015 Hidden Fortress Micro Farm near Watsonville, CA, pressing cider

OCT 2015 Pacific Grove, CA, with Hugo Patiño at Botany and Brews Night

OCT 2015 Pacific Grove, CA, with Hugo Patiño at Botany and Brews Night, PG Museum of Natural History

SEPT 2015 Northern India, splitting a Kingfisher on the tour bus

SEPT 2015 Northern India, splitting a Kingfisher on the tour bus

SEPT 2015 Yakima, WA at Perrault Farms with Steve Perrault during hop harverst

SEPT 2015 Perrault Farms, near Yakima, WA with Steve Perrault during hop harverst

AUG 2015 Santa Rosa, CA at Russian River

AUG 2015 Russian River, Santa Rosa, CA

AUG 2015 Monterey, CA at Alvarado Street Brewery dinner with Drake's brewmaster, John Gillooly

AUG 2015 Monterey, CA, Alvarado Street Brewery dinner with Drake’s brewmaster, John Gillooly

AUG 2015 Carmel Valley, CA with Beer Geeks Merideth and Chris Nelson

AUG 2015 Trailside Cafe, Carmel Valley, CA with The Beer Geeks Merideth and Chris Nelson

JUL 2015 Chillin' with homebrewing friends

JULY 2015 Marina, CA Chillin’ with homebrewing friends

Ken Grossman, Leslie, and German brewers

JULY 2015 Brevard, NC at Sierra Nevada with Ken Grossman and German brewers

JULY 2015 near Dixon, CA Leslie gets the hang of a rosadera

JULY 2015 near Dixon, CA weeding hop fields at Ruhstaller Farm + Yard

Shawn Groundwater of Tap It Brewing

JUNE 2015 Monterey, CA at Monterey Beer Festival with brewer Shawn Groundwater of Tap It Brewing, San Luis Obispo, CA

Cueva Carvajal bartender Jesús and Leslie

JUNE 2015 San Pedro, Mexico with bartender Jesús at Cueva Carvajal gastro pub

MAY 2015 Santa Cruz, CA with

MAY 2015 Santa Cruz, CA with Clayton and Jared at New Bohemia Brewing Company

APR 2015, Portland, Oregon, with Charlie Papazian at Craft Brewers Conference

APR 2015 Portland, OR, with Charlie Papazian, president of the Brewers Association at the Craft Brewers Conference

APR 2015, Santa Clara, Cuba, enjoying Cristal Beer with fellow travelers Toma and Peggy

APR 2015 Santa Clara, Cuba, enjoying Cristal Beer with fellow travelers Tom and Peggy

MAR 2015 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Brewer's Plate

MAR 2015 Philadelphia, PA, with Benjamin Franklin at the Brewer’s Plate

FEB 2015 Capitola, CA, Sante Adarius Rustic Ales

FEB 2015 Capitola, CA, Sante Adarius Rustic Ales

FEB 2015 Homebrewing

FEB 2015 Monterey, CA, Homebrewing

Homebrewing class with Nicole Todd, Santa Cruz Mountain Brewing, Santa Cruz, California, January 2015

JAN 2015 Santa Cruz, CA, Hombrewing class at Santa Cruz Mountain Brewing with Nicole Todd

JAN 2015 Monterey, Mexico, Sierra Madre Brewing Company

JAN 2015 Monterey, Mexico, Sierra Madre Brewing Company

With Hugo at Hopworks Urban Brewery, Portland, Oregon, DEC 2014

DEC 2014 Portland, OR, Hopworks Urban Brewery with Hugo

With Ginger Johnson of Women Enjoying Beer, Talent, Oregon, November 2014

NOV 2014 Talent, OR, with Ginger Johnson of Women Enjoying Beer

Leslie behind the camera, with daughter Erica, Golden Valley Brewery, Beaverton. Oregon, September 2014

SEP 2014 Beaverton, OR, Golden Valley Brewery, Leslie behind camera with daughter Erica

Ventas de Narón, Camino de Santiago, Spain, JUN 2014

JUN 2014 Western Camino de Santiago, Spain, Ventas de Narón Albergue

Grañón, Camino de Santiago, Spain, MAY 2014

MAY 2014 Eastern Camino de Santiago, Spain, Grañón Bar, enjoying a San Miguel

Leslie behind the camera, with Hugo Patiño (r) and Daniel Cigarroa of Cervecería Bracino, Monterrey, Mexico MAR 2014

MAR 2014 Monterrey, Mexico, Cervecería Bracino Brewery, Leslie behind camera with Daniel Cigarroa (l) and Hugo Patiño

AUG 2013 Buenos Aires, Argentina, craft beer dinner

AUG 2013 Buenos Aires, Argentina, The Beer House Experience

AUG 2013 Chicago, IL with members of Seibel Institute

AUG 2013 Chicago, IL, with members of Seibel Institute

OCT 2012 Guadalajara, Mexico, El Depósito

OCT 2012 Guadalajara, Mexico, El Depósito

OCT 2012 Seaside, California Oktoberfest at Stammtisch Restaurant

OCT 2012 Seaside, CA, Oktoberfest at Stammtisch Restaurant

With Hugo, Bogotá Beer Company, Bogotá, Colombia May 2011

MAY 2011 Bogotá, Colombia, Bogotá Beer Company Brewery with Hugo

FALL 1999 Copper Mountain, Colorado, MBAA Annual Convention

FALL 1999 Copper Mountain, Colorado, Master Brewers Association of the Americas Conference

FALL 1974 University of Texas, Austin, Drinking My Father's Beer

FALL 1974 University of Texas, Austin, Drinking My Father’s Beer