Entries from April 29th, 2011

Gone Fishin’: F/V Wizard’s Captain Keith Colburn Teams with Henry Weinhard’s for New IPA

April 29th, 2011 · 3 Comments · Beer Releases, Beer Reviews, Deverie Hart, Events, General Beer News

Written by SBN contributor Deverie Hart. On Tuesday night, April 26th, at Jillian’s in South Lake Union, a mass of people gathered to see Captain Keith Colburn of TV’s Deadliest Catch and celebrate the launch of Henry Weinhard’s newest offering, their India Pale Ale. Promoted in part by Country Music radio station, 100.7 FM “The […]

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Portland Fruit Beer Festival Coming to Burnside Brewing in June

April 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Events, Oregon Breweries

As I’m just getting ready to hold a tasting panel for the Northwest Brewing News featuring Fruit Beers, this press release about a new Fruit Beer Festival to be held at Burnside Brewing in Portland caught my eye. Knowing Portland, these won’t be your average fruit beers. Portland, OR -  A new kind of beer […]

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Vancouver Craft Beer Week – Tap Into It (Video)

April 27th, 2011 · 5 Comments · General Beer News

I really don’t know what to say about this promo video for the upcoming Vancouver Craft Beer Week (May 6-14). Make sure you watch to the very end to see the beer part.

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Coming up at Beveridge Place Pub: Fremont Firkin, Three Matts, & Beer Church Pale Double Trouble

April 26th, 2011 · No Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

Some sweet looking events are coming up at Beveridge Place Pub: THU, APR 28, 6PM FREMONT “THE BROTHER” DOUBLE IPA FIRKIN! Crazy cask-conditioned Double IPA with mango and harissa, plus dry-hopped with Cascades! (Note: 21st amendment Brewers night will be rescheduled)   THU, MAY 5, 7PM THREE MATT’S BREWERS NIGHT! Lots of brews from Matt […]

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Deschutes Brewery and Boulevard Brewing Company Collaborate on White I.P.A.

April 25th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Oregon Breweries

From Deschutes: 25 April 2011 – Bend, Oregon– Deschutes Brewery and Boulevard Brewing Company today announced that they will release two versions of a new collaboration beer later this summer. The style, which is described by brewmasters Steven Pauwels of Boulevard and Larry Sidor of Deschutes as a White I.P.A., combines Boulevard’s expertise in making […]

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Random Beer Pics: Beer Tattoos

April 25th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Random Beer Pics

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The Noble Fir Celebrates Earth Day With a Special Keg from Hopworks

April 22nd, 2011 · 1 Comment · Events, Oregon Breweries

Ballard’s Noble Fir is celebrating Earth Day (today) like you might expect a bar that is focused on the outdoors and helping the environment would; they’re raising money for the Washington Wilderness Coalition. Hopworks Urban Brewery, located in Portland, has donated a keg of their Bonfire Session Ale for the cause, which I’m told is the […]

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Drink in Style: Cream Ale

April 21st, 2011 · No Comments · Chris Clemetson, General Beer News

This recurring BJCP style profile series is brought to you by new SBN contributor Chris Clemetson.  This week we spotlight the Beer Judge Certificate Program (BJCP) style 6A – Cream Ale.  Cream Ale is a pre-prohibition style that falls under the light hybrid category.  The style seems to have developed in America to compete with the […]

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5 Questions with Seattle Beer Week Organizer Ian Roberts

April 20th, 2011 · No Comments · Events

With Seattle Beer Week coming up in about a month starting on May 19, events are starting to come together on the calendar and people are getting excited. One of the organizers of Seattle Beer Week, Ian Roberts, recently took the time to answer a few questions. 1) With the 3rd Annual Seattle Beer Week […]

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2011 Puget Sound Pro Am Competition Submission Deadline Approaching

April 19th, 2011 · No Comments · Chris Clemetson, Events, Homebrewing

This update comes from new SBN contributor Chris Clemetson. Are you a homebrewer who has always envisioned one of your beers on tap around town?  Well, this may be your chance.  The 2011 Puget Sound Pro Am submission deadline is coming up on Tuesday, April 26th.  Multiple winners will have their beers brewed on a large […]

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