Lightning is dedicated to exploring and perfecting the classic craft beer styles. Achieving classic craft flavors involves painstaking selection from among the various strains of yeast, hops and grains from all over the world. Our lager beers are made with yeast hybridized from a strain 17th Century explorers brought from Patagonian mountains. Visit the Lightning Brewery beer tasting room and see for yourself that we have somne of the finest beer in San Diego. Where some craft breweries speed up their maturation and intensify flavors by using additives, Lightning gives beer the time it takes to develop these distinctive notes . . . naturally.