Entries from October 29th, 2010

Grab A Beer: Harmon Puget Sound Porter

October 29th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Beer Reviews, Washington Breweries

Harmon Puget Sound Porter Alcohol by Volume: 5.4% Find this beer and more at Full Throttle Bottles in Georgetown. Intro: Harmon Brewing, located in Tacoma since 1997, recently built themselves a new expanded brewing facility and tap room. As a result, we should start seeing 22oz bottles of their beers up here in Seattle on […]

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Story: Starbucks Starts Selling Beer & Wine

October 27th, 2010 · 5 Comments · Bar Reviews

So, you may have heard that Starbucks is trying to drum up some business and excitement by serving up beer & wine.  They first started doing so in their two stealth-like coffee shops called 15th Avenue Coffee & Tea and Roy Street Coffee & Tea. They have now decided to offer alcohol in a bona […]

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Matthew Cannelora of Quinn’s Pairs Geuze With Seared Foie Gras

October 26th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Beer & Food

This is part of a series of posts inviting local beer industry professionals to pair a beer with a dish, including a recipe so that readers can try the pairing at home. Name & Position: Matthew Cannelora – Bartender at Quinn’s Gastropub Dish: Seared Foie Gras with Persimmon on Brioche Toast Beer Pairing: Oud Beersel […]

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Random Beer Pic: IP’eh!

October 25th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Random Beer Pics

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Grab A Beer: Sierra Nevada Estate

October 24th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Beer Reviews, Random Beer Pics

Sierra Nevada Estate Alcohol by Volume: 6.7% Find this and more at Full Throttle Bottles in Georgetown! Intro: Estate is an organic wet hop ale made with ingredients produced entirely on the Sierra Nevada estate. Available in 25.4oz bottles and on draft throughout the fall season. Description: Pours a clear, deep, amber color with a […]

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Event Review: Elysian’s Great Pumpkin Beer Festival

October 21st, 2010 · 1 Comment · Chris Devlin, Events

(posted by Chris Devlin) I haven’t been to Elysian’s Great Pumpkin Beer Festival for a few years, but I returned last Saturday because I was “on assignment” for this blog. Along with the Washington Beer Commission-sponsored fests, Brouwer’s Hard Liver Barleywine Fest and the Seattle International Beerfest, it’s one of Seattle’s biggest beer events. It […]

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Random Beer Picture: Animal Hits Leavenworth Oktoberfest

October 19th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Beer Travels, Events, Random Beer Pics

I hit Leavenworth Oktoberfest this Saturday and it was everything I thought it would be.  All in all, great times!  Animal had fun too. cheers, Russ

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Grab A Beer: Snoqualmie Falls Harvest Moon Ale

October 18th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Beer Reviews, Washington Breweries

Snoqualmie Falls Harvest Moon Ale Alcohol by Volume: 5.3% Find this and more at Full Throttle Bottles in Georgetown! Intro: One of many local fall seasonals, the Snoqualmie Falls Harvest Moon is a “German-style festbier” that will fit in at any of your celebrations. Available in 22oz bottles and on draft throughout the fall season. […]

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Random Beer Picture: Odin’s Smoky Bacon Ale

October 14th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Beer & Food, Random Beer Pics

Unfiltered brown ale brewed with real bacon and peat smoked malt, 6.0% ABV.

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Chef Eric Draper of Brouwer’s Cafe Creates “Beer on a Plate”

October 13th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Beer & Food

This is part of a series of posts inviting local beer industry professionals to pair a beer with a dish, including a recipe so that readers can try the pairing at home. Name & Position: Eric Draper – Head Chef at Brouwer’s Cafe Dish: Beer on a Plate Beer Pairing: Hair of the Dog Fred […]

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