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An early toast toast to your Friday-night beer

Published: Friday, Jan. 17, 2014 - 9:32 am

If you’re anything like us here in the features section at The Bee, you spend most of your Friday thinking about what pint(s) you’re going to drink when the quitting whistle blows. To help you with that thought, check out Blair Anthony Robertson’s new Beer Run column about the unlikely return of cans to au courant status. (“Cans are one of our biggest areas of growth over the past couple of years, Ryan Arnold, a spokesman for Sierra Nevada, about cans, craft and the future. “There’s no doubt there is a demand for it.”)

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Chris Macias has served as The Sacramento Bee's Food & Wine writer since 2008. His writing adventures have ranged from the kitchen at French Laundry to helping pick 10 tons of zinfandel grapes with migrant farm workers in Lodi. Chris also judges regularly at food, wine and cocktail competitions around Northern California. His profile of a former gangbanger-turned-pastry-chef was included in Da Capo's "Best Food Writing 2012."

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Twitter: @chris_macias

Allen Pierleoni writes about casual lunchtime restaurants in The Sacramento Bee's weekly "Counter Culture" column. He covers a broad range of topics, including food, travel, books and authors. In addition to writing the weekly column "Between the Lines," he oversees the Sacramento Bee Book Club, in which well-known authors give free presentations to the public.

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Twitter: @apierleonisacbe

Blair Anthony Robertson is The Sacramento Bee's food critic.

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Twitter: @Blarob

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