Entries from September 15th, 2011

Pro-Am Rally at Pillagers Pub This Sunday, September 18

September 15th, 2011 · No Comments · Events, Homebrewing, Washington Breweries

On Sunday, you’ll have a chance to taste most of the winning beers from the Puget Sound Pro-Am, which have been scaled up by local professional breweries and are on their way to compete at the Great American Beer Festival later this month. Stop by Pillagers Pub after 4pm on Sunday to give these a […]

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Founders Devil Dancer Takes 1st Place at Brouwer’s Hopfest

September 13th, 2011 · 9 Comments · Beer Reviews, Events, Washington Breweries

Last Friday, Brouwer’s Café turned  all of their 60+ taps over to hoppy beers for their annual Hopfest celebration. Brouwer’s festivals help to set this beer bar apart as one of the best beer spots in the country, and the lineup on Friday proved that once again. We showed up at 3pm expecting a full […]

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WA vs. OR Fresh Hop Throwdown Comes to The Noble Fir on October 15

September 9th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Events, Oregon Breweries, Washington Breweries

If you are a fan of fresh hop beers and live in Seattle, you won’t want to miss the WA vs. OR Fresh Hop Throwdown at The Noble Fir in Ballard on October 15. There are always a lot of fresh hop beers floating around during September and October, and some of us do everything […]

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Oktoberfest Beer Dinner at Brave Horse Tavern

September 8th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Beer & Food, Washington Breweries

Brave Horse Tavern has put together another enticing beer dinner menu for a special Oktoberfest feast. On September 20, chef Brian Walcyck and Tom Douglas’ Corporate Sous Chef/Beer Czar, Warren Peterson, will be serving up four courses paired with beer, including the debut of Saison of the Witch, a beer Elysian Brewery made exclusively for […]

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WA Breweries at GABF: Silver City, Elliott Bay, & Flyers

September 6th, 2011 · No Comments · Washington Breweries

On September 29, the 30th annual Great American Beer Festival will kick off in Denver, CO. Around 49,000 attendees are expected (it sold out in a week) and 465 breweries will be on hand to pour more than 2,400 beers. If you haven’t been, the festival is a must at some point in your life […]

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The Tacoma Craft Beer Festival – Benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of South Puget Sound

September 2nd, 2011 · No Comments · Deverie Hart, Events, General Beer News, Washington Breweries

Washington State loves its beer festivals! Beyond the Seattle city limits, we are seeing an expansion to new neighborhoods this year, such as the Bremerton BrewFest, this last July.  And for the third year in a row, the Tacoma Craft Beer Festival is still going strong. This is great news for area beer lovers who […]

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WA Breweries at GABF: Big Time Brewery, American Brewing, & Chuckanut Brewing

September 2nd, 2011 · No Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

On September 29, the 30th annual Great American Beer Festival will kick off in Denver, CO. Around 49,000 attendees are expected (it sold out in a week) and 465 breweries will be on hand to pour more than 2,400 beers. If you haven’t been, the festival is a must at some point in your life […]

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Two Beers Brewing to Release 2011 Fresh Hop Ale Tomorrow

September 1st, 2011 · No Comments · Beer Releases

The first fresh hop beer (that I’m aware of, at least) available in Seattle this year will be released by Two Beers Brewing tomorrow at the brewery starting at 3pm, and 22oz bottles and draft will be available throughout Seattle starting on Monday, September 5. This makes me a happy man. The following press release […]

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