Friday Night Lights at MacLeod Ale


DSCF1007

I stopped by MacLeod Ale in Van Nuys last night.

The mood was low-key. Scottish music played. People sat on stools in the cool air-conditioning. The servers were jokey.

DSCF1008

DSCF1015

Brewer Andy Black, serious and studious as usual, was in back testing his brew for sugar content.

At the new wood tables up front, people sat, drank beer and ate pizzas and truck food from Haute Burger.

DSCF1029

DSCF1035 DSCF1034

 

This good looking couple came all the way from Haskell Street in Lake Balboa.

And outside the brewery, as night closed in, the dented cars and steel fences stood motionless as another long, hot day on Calvert Street went dark.

Calvert St.

 

2 thoughts on “Friday Night Lights at MacLeod Ale

  1. lol Good closing picture, Andy! I had so looked forward to this Grand Opening as I followed your blogs and pictures…then, low and behold I am told I have diabetes…so now can only observe in agony as others enjoy the fruits of all that hard work these young entrepreneurs did to create this awesome place in the middle of nowhere…actually, not that far out as “the Wine Locker” is presumably still near by and Rick Jason’s sweet wife likely still runs it. So make that two cool places within walking distance! Pun not intended 😉

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s