Entries from May 10th, 2012

Win A Full Series SIFF Pass at Urban Family Public House During Avery/Boneyard Event This Friday

May 10th, 2012 · No Comments · Events

Not only is Urban Family Public House hosting a kick-ass-sounding event for Seattle Beer Week tomorrow, but if you attend you could also win a full series pass to the Seattle International Film Festival (valued at $875). Sound too good to be true for you beer drinking movie buffs? Well, it’s for real. Urban Family will […]

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Grab A Beer: Elysian Split Shot Espresso Milk Stout

May 9th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Bar Reviews, Washington Breweries

Elysian Split Shot Espresso Milk Stout Alcohol by Volume: 7.25% Look for this beer and more at Full Throttle Bottles in Georgetown. Intro: For the first time, the commemorative Seattle Beer Week beer is a style that does not concentrate on hops. While I am a self-proclaimed hophead, I welcome the change. Coffee stouts/porters are […]

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Seattle Beer Week Kicks Off Thursday: Are You Ready?

May 8th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Events, Washington Breweries

Seattle Beer Week (SBW) returns for its fourth installment starting this Thursday, and bars, breweries, restaurants and retailers all over the city will be holding events to be a part of the celebration. The “week” actually lasts for eleven days, kicking off this Thursday, May 10, and lasting through Sunday, May 20th. There are too many […]

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Nine Washington Breweries Take Home Medals From World Beer Cup in San Diego

May 7th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Washington Breweries

Breweries from all over the world competed in last week’s World Beer Cup competition, which recognizes outstanding beers in a wide variety of styles. 799 breweries from 54 countries and 45 U.S. states entered 3,921 beers in 95 style categories. 284 total medals were awarded this year. Washington breweries fared well at the competition, with […]

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Urban Beer Hike: Northeast Seattle Part 2

May 4th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Beer Travels

If you missed it, make sure to check out the first part of our Northeast Seattle Urban Hike. In the first part, we visited Hudson Public House, Cooper’s Alehouse, and The Reservoir. You can check out photos on Flickr. Not too far up the street from The Reservoir is the Roosevelt Ale House, our next […]

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Urban Beer Hike: Northeast Seattle Part 1

May 3rd, 2012 · No Comments · Beer Travels

When it comes to discussing Seattle neighborhoods that boast a lot of options for drinking great beer, you typically hear people mention areas like Ballard, Fremont, West Seattle or Capitol Hill. You likely won’t get many people pronouncing that Lake City, Ravenna, Maple Leaf or Pinehurst are the craft beer center of Seattle. But, this is just another […]

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On the Road: Southern Ohio Exploration Part 2 – Cincinnati

May 1st, 2012 · No Comments · Beer Travels

If you missed the first part of my trip, check out what I found in Dayton, OH in Part 1. You can also find my photos on Flickr. The last day of my trip was spent in Cincinnati, where I had not been since my college days. I’m a big baseball fan (Go Cubs & Mariners) […]

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