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The High Dive in San Diego


Beer list last updated:
Wed 23 Jul 2014 09:58 PM
Bar/Pub/Tavern/Restaurant/Gastropub
1801 Morena Blvd
San Diego, CA 92110

(619) 275-0460
www.highdivesd.com

Mon-Thu: 9am - 12am
Fri: 9am - 1am
Sat: 8am - 1am
Sun: 8am - 12am
Sun: 8am - 12am




Description by Brandon Hernández
The High Dive is popular among denizens of San Diego’s Bay Park community for many reasons, but it wasn’t until owner Ingrid Qua discovered the immense flavor-spectrum provided by craft beer that solid suds were added to the venue’s list of attributes. Fast forward to present day and The High Dive is now San Diego’s largest Ballast Point account and has one of the most diversified yet across-the-board-desirable beer lists in town. It is also home base for Ingrid’s monthly Chicks For Beer group, which brings in brewers for women-only beer education sessions where sampling is a key component of higher learning. Throw in pinball machines, a load of smile-inspiring kitsch, and the casual comfort of a “dive” and you’ve got all the makings for a high time at The High Dive.

The High Dive Craft Beers on Tap - 21 Taps

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Beachwood / Heretic / Stone Unapologetic IPA
Imperial IPA     8.8%
Stone Brewing Co., Escondido, CA

An intensely hoppy, very strong pale ale. Strongly hopped but clean and medium bodied.

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Alesmith Speedway Stout
Russian Imperial Stout     12.0%
AleSmith Brewing Company, San Diego, CA

An intensely flavored, big, dark ale. Roasty, fruity, and bittersweet, with a noticeable alcohol presence.

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Avery Ellie's Brown Ale
American Brown Ale     5.5%
Avery Brewing, Boulder, CO

Can be considered a bigger, maltier, hoppier interpretation of Northern English brown ale or a hoppier, less malty Brown Porter, often including the citrus-accented hop presence that is characteristic of American hop varieties.

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Ballast Point Calico Amber Ale
American Amber Ale     5.5%
Ballast Point Brewing Company, San Diego, CA

Like an American pale ale with more body, more caramel richness, and a balance more towards malt than hops.

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Ballast Point Longfin Lager
Munich Helles     4.6%
Ballast Point Brewing Company, San Diego, CA

Medium body and carbonation. Malty yet not overly sweet because of the slight underlying hops.

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Ballast Point Pale Ale
American Pale Ale     5.2%
Ballast Point Brewing Company, San Diego, CA

Refreshing and hoppy, yet with sufficient supporting malt.

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Ballast Point Sculpin IPA
American IPA     7.0%
Ballast Point Brewing Company, San Diego, CA

A decidedly hoppy and bitter, moderately strong American pale ale.

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Bear Republic Cuvee De Bubba
Wild Ale     5.8%
Bear Republic Brewing Co., Healdsburg, CA

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Bear Republic Racer 5
7.0%
Bear Republic Brewing Co., Healdsburg, CA

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Drake's Alpha Session IPA
American IPA     3.8%
Drake's Brewing Company, San Leandro, CA

A decidedly hoppy and bitter, moderately strong American pale ale.

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Firestone Walker 805 Blonde Ale
Blonde Ale     4.7%
Firestone Walker Brewing Company, Paso Robles, CA

Easy-drinking with light malt characteristics of bread or toast. Light understated hop flavor.

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Het Anker Lucifer
Belgian Golden Strong Ale     8.0%
Brouwerij Het Anker, Mechelen, Belgium

A golden, complex, effervescent, strong Belgian-style ale.

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Hofbrau Hefeweizen
Weizen/Weissbier     5.1%
Hofbrau Munchen, Munchen, Germany

A pale, spicy, fruity, refreshing wheat-based ale.

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Ironfire 51/50
American IPA     6.5%
Ironfire Brewing Company, Temecula, CA

A decidedly hoppy and bitter, moderately strong American pale ale.

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Ironfire Dead On Arrival
Imperial IPA     8.8%
Ironfire Brewing Company, Temecula, CA

An intensely hoppy, very strong pale ale. Strongly hopped but clean and medium bodied.

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Lost Abbey Road To Helles
Munich Helles     5.2%
The Lost Abbey, San Marcos, CA

Medium body and carbonation. Malty yet not overly sweet because of the slight underlying hops.

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New Belgium Ranger IPA
American IPA     6.5%
New Belgium, Fort Collins, CO

A decidedly hoppy and bitter, moderately strong American pale ale.

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New Belgium Snapshot
Weizen/Weissbier     5.0%
New Belgium, Fort Collins, CO

A pale, spicy, fruity, refreshing wheat-based ale.

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Sierra Nevada Pale Ale
American Pale Ale     5.6%
Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, Chico, CA

Refreshing and hoppy, yet with sufficient supporting malt.

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Sierra Nevada \ Victory Alt Route
Northern German Altbier     6.6%
Sierra Nevada \ Victory Brewing, Chico, CA

A very clean and relatively bitter beer, balanced by some malt character.

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Societe The Harlot
Belgian Extra     6.0%
Societe Brewing Co., San Diego, CA

A fruity, moderately malty, somewhat spicy, easy-drinking, copper-colored ale.

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Bottles/Cans of Craft Beer at The High Dive - 10

Green beers have been added in the last 48 hours.
Bud Light
**Bottle**
Standard American Lager     4.2%
Anheuser-Busch, Inc., St. Louis, MO

Light body with very high carbonation. Very refreshing and thirst quenching.

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Coors Light
**Bottle**
Standard American Lager     4.2%
Coors Brewing Company, Golden, CO

Light body with very high carbonation. Very refreshing and thirst quenching.

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Coors Original
**Bottle**
Premium American Lager     5.0%
Coors Brewing Company, Golden, CO

Medium-light body with high carbonation. Refreshing and thirst quenching.

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Corona Extra
**Bottle**
Standard American Lager     4.6%
Grupo Modelo, Mexico

Light body with very high carbonation. Very refreshing and thirst quenching.

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Crispin Apple Cider
**Bottle**
Common Cider     5.0%
Crispin Cider, Colfax, CA

A refreshing drink with medium body and wine-like apple flavor.

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Fox Barrel Pear Cider
**Bottle**
Common Cider     4.5%
Fox Barrel Cider Company, Colfax, CA

A refreshing drink with medium body and wine-like apple flavor.

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Guinness Draught
**Bottle**
Dry Stout     4.2%
St James Gate, Dublin, Ireland

A very dark, roasty, bitter, creamy ale.

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Miller High Life
**Bottle**
Standard American Lager     5.0%
Miller Brewing Company, Milwaukee, WI

Light body with very high carbonation. Very refreshing and thirst quenching.

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Pacifico Clara
**Bottle**
Standard American Lager     4.8%
Grupo Modelo, Mexico

Light body with very high carbonation. Very refreshing and thirst quenching.

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Tecate Cerveza Tecate
**Bottle**
Classic American Pilsner     4.5%
Cerveceria Cuauhtemoc Moctezuma, Monterrey, Mexico

Refreshing, but with underlying malt and hops that stand out when compared to other modern American light lagers.

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The Bruery Smoking Wood - Rye
13.0%
The Bruery, Placentia, CA

Brewed with beachwood and cherrywood smoked malt, Smoking Wood is a delicious demonstration of what wood has to offer when it comes to beer. This imperial smoked porter is brewed with a hefty amount of rye malt, contributing to a full body and light spiciness. This aged variant is layered with a rounding richness from the spirit from the rye barrel. Toasty oak, caramel and vanilla flavors balance the smokiness, contributing to an intense yet refined flavor profile.

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Stone 12.12.12 Vertical Epic Ale
Belgian Dark Strong Ale     9.0%
Stone Brewing Co., Escondido, CA

A dark, very rich, complex, very strong Belgian ale. Complex, rich, smooth and dangerous.

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Lost Abbey Serpent's Stout
Imperial Stout     11.0%
The Lost Abbey, San Marcos, CA

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Erdinger Hefe Weizen
Weizen/Weissbier     5.3%
Erdinger Weissbrau, Erding, Germany

A pale, spicy, fruity, refreshing wheat-based ale.

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Hofbrau Hefeweizen
Weizen/Weissbier     5.1%
Hofbrau Munchen, Munchen, Germany

A pale, spicy, fruity, refreshing wheat-based ale.

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Societe The Apprentice
American IPA     7.5%
Societe Brewing Co., San Diego, CA

A decidedly hoppy and bitter, moderately strong American pale ale.

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