Entries from May 18th, 2010

Vote for BeerCity USA 2010 – Why Seattle Belongs

May 18th, 2010 · 7 Comments · General Beer News, Washington Breweries

Over the past year I have definitely come to the conclusion that these “best of” polls are pointless and impossible to quantify. Yet, I still find myself having to vote for Seattle in Charlie Papazian’s new poll to crown “BeerCity USA 2010”. Whatever that means about me, so be it. Vote for BeerCity USA 2010 […]

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Seattle Beer Week: Highlights and Events for Tuesday, May 18

May 18th, 2010 · No Comments · Beer & Food, Events, Washington Breweries

Is anyone else feeling just a bit slow this morning? For me, it just might be the eight course dinner I consumed last night, or maybe the 12 beers that went along with it. Without getting into too many details, the Sean Paxton/Firestone Walker dinner at Brouwer’s last night seriously kicked ass. The highlight for […]

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Seattle Beer Week: Events and Highlights for Monday, May 17

May 17th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Beer & Food, Beer Releases, California Beer, Events, Oregon Breweries, Washington Breweries

Monday might mark the start of a new week in the working world, but Seattle Beer Week 2010 continues for its fifth day. Today’s highlights are marked by several world-class beer dinners, but there is plenty going on for those looking for something completely different. Below are today’s highlights followed by a list of all […]

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“Homebrew Chef” Sean Paxton Joins Brouwer’s Eric Draper for Firestone Walker Dinner

May 16th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Beer & Food, California Beer

You might not want to eat a very big lunch on Monday leading up to this 8 course/12 beer dinner at Brouwer’s Cafe, featuring beers from California’s Firestone Walker Brewing and culinary delights from the “Homebrew Chef”, Sean Paxton, and Brouwer’s chef Eric Draper. Sean Paxton’s beer dinners are legendary in San Francisco, near his hometown of […]

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Seattle Beer Week: Events and Highlights for Sunday, May 16

May 16th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

Sunday may be a day of rest for many, but don’t expect the fun to stop for Seattle Beer Week. Event highlights are below, followed by a full list of today’s events. Iron Brewer at Beveridge Place Pub – Take the concept of the hugely-popular Iron Chef competition, and apply it to beer and you […]

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Seattle Beer Week: Events and Highlights for Saturday, May 15

May 15th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

It’s shaping up to be another beautiful Seattle day for the 3rd day of Seattle Beer Week. Below are a few highlights for the day, including options to drink beer outside, followed by a full list of events. Feliz Compleaños @ The Dray – Celebrate The Dray’s second anniversary with a big party in their […]

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Seattle Beer Week Pictures on Flickr – Upload Your Photos

May 14th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Events, Washington Breweries

I’ve uploaded my pictures from the first day of Seattle Beer Week to a public Flickr Group. Feel free to check them out and add any pictures you take from over the course of the week. “Seattle Beer Week – 2010” Photo Pool on Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/groups/1403827@N20/

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Seattle Beer Week: Events and Highlights for Friday, May 14

May 14th, 2010 · No Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

Well, hopefully you’ve made it this far. It’s only day #2. If you’re hurting already, you might be in for a rough week…because things really get going now. You can visit the Seattle Beer Week website for complete information on today’s events. Below are a few highlights, followed by a list of all the events. Brouwer’s Back […]

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Seattle Beer Week: Events and Highlights for Thursday, May 13

May 13th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Beer Releases, Events, Washington Breweries

It’s finally here! Enough talking. Enough anticipation of good beers to come. Seattle Beer Week kicks off today with events all over town. You might want to pick up this week’s issue of Seattle Weekly, which has a very handy pullout section for SBW with events organized by day, as well an intro from yours […]

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Top 10 Things to Remember During Seattle Beer Week

May 12th, 2010 · 8 Comments · Events, General Beer News, Washington Breweries

Here are some words of wisdom to remember as the start of Seattle Beer Week is just a day away. 1 – It is a marathon, not a sprint. If you can’t handle it, don’t go all out in the first few days and put yourself out of commission for 48 hours (yes, some of us […]

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