A Russian River Brewing Company bartender pours a glass of the newly released Pliny the Younger triple IPA beer on February 7, 2014 in Santa Rosa, California. Hundreds of people lined up hours before the opening of Russian River Brewing Co. to taste the 10th annual release of the wildly popular Pliny the Younger triple IPA beer that will only be available on tap from February 7th through February 20th. Craft beer aficionados rank Pliny the Younger as one of the top beers in the world. The craft beer sector of the beverage industry has grown from being a niche market into a fast growing 12 billion dollar business, as global breweries continue to purchase smaller regional craft breweries such this week's purchase of New York's Blue Point Brewing by AB Inbev.

Top 5 Sacramento Breweries

1. Oak Park Brewing Company: This brewery is set in a lovely 90-year-old building that makes you feel like you’re on a luxurious, rustic ship – and an even bigger plus: they have extraordinary beer. […]



Flask That Looks Like A Real Baby! [PICS]

Do you enjoy a cocktail but hate everyone watching you drink in public? Then this flask that looks just like a real baby is for you! You carry it around in a front harness! lol See pics…

102.5 KSFM–02/19/2015

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Lance Armstrong Hit Parked Cars, Let Girlfriend Take Blame

On December 28, cyclist Lance Armstrong hit two parked cars in Aspen, Colorado, and let his longtime girlfriend take responsibility. According to ESPN, she initially told police she’d taken the wheel because Armstrong “had a […]

102.5 KSFM–02/04/2015

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‘Three-Boobed Woman’ Arrested for DUI in Florida

The Florida woman who made headlines last year when she claimed (falsely) to have three breasts was arrested in Tampa this morning on suspicion of DUI. Jasmine Tridevil (real name: Alicia Hessler) was apprehended by […]

102.5 KSFM–01/26/2015

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43 Reasons You Just Can’t Go Out Tonight

The colder the weather gets, the harder it is to motivate yourself to hit the town. Hence, Buzzfeed has compiled a list of 43 excuses that you can use for not going out this weekend. […]

102.5 KSFM–11/14/2014

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Dad Catches Son Drinking, Makes Him Drink Until He Passes Out

Mark Allen Hughes reportedly caught his 15-year-old son drinking the other night. As punishment, the Knoxville-area dad allegedly sat his son down during Saturday’s University of Tennessee football telecast and made him play an aggressive […]

102.5 KSFM–09/17/2014

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Nicki Minaj Was Drunk When She Gave Drake His “Anaconda” Lap Dance

In a new Twitter Q&A, Nicki Minaj admits that she needed a little liquid courage before performing a lap dance for Drake in her new “Anaconda“ video. When asked by a fan, “Did you practice […]

102.5 KSFM–08/21/2014

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Scott Disick Hospitalized for Alcohol Poisoning

Following reports that Scott Disick has given up drinking, TMZ has revealed that the reality star’s decision to seek treatment was triggered by his hospitalization for alcohol poisoning last month. The father of Kourtney Kardashian’s […]

102.5 KSFM–07/18/2014

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Alaska Bars to Offer Pregnancy Tests in Bathrooms

If you live in Alaska and aren’t sure if you’re pregnant, no worries–you’ll soon be able to head to your local bar’s bathroom to find out according to ABC News. Pregnancy test dispensers are being installed […]

102.5 KSFM–06/19/2014

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Women Would Rather Give Up Sex & Facebook Than Coffee

How much do you need that cuppa joe in the morning? A lot, apparently. Daily Mail reveals that one in five women would rather go without sex than coffee, while one in three would give […]

102.5 KSFM–05/02/2014

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Mother-Son Team Hopes to Launch Line of Wine Condoms

A mother-son duo is hoping to raise enough money online to launch a line of “wine condoms.“ The round, black, rubber device rolls over the top of an open wine bottle to create a snug […]

102.5 KSFM–01/28/2014

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Madonna Posts Pic Of 13-Year Old Son With Gin [PIC]

Madonna has been stirring up controversy for decades but this latest pic she posted shows her 13-year old son holding a bottle of gin with the caption: “The party has just begun! “

102.5 KSFM–01/06/2014

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Macklemore Gives Future Mother-in-Law Surprise Home Makeover

Before he was one of the hottest new names in hip-hop, Macklemore struggled to overcome an alcohol and drug addiction. He credits his fiancee Tricia Davis and her mother Diana with helping him get his […]

102.5 KSFM–11/06/2013

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Ben & Jerry’s Released New “Anchorman” Flavor

Scotchy Scotch Scotch is the perfect flavor for the brand new Anchorman Ben & Jerry’s flavor! Now you have have the scotch without the hangover because that’s the new flavor in honor of Anchorman 2! […]

102.5 KSFM–10/23/2013


U.S. Pays $223.5 Billion A Year For Heavy Drinkers!

Uh oh! It looks like when we go out and get crunk, it costs taxpayers a ton of money! All the factors: health care, lost productivity, crime and early death amount to hundreds of billions per year! See how much that breaks down to, per drink! It’s crazy!

102.5 KSFM–08/14/2013