Entries from June 15th, 2012

Grab A Beer: Widmer Kill Devil Brown Ale

June 15th, 2012 · 3 Comments · Beer Reviews, Oregon Breweries

Widmer Kill Devil Brown Ale Alcohol by Volume: 9.5% ABV Look for this beer and more at Full Throttle Bottles in Georgetown. Intro: Beer #6 in Widmer’s Brothers Reserve series is the Kill Devil Brown Ale. These Reserve beers are limited runs that are intended to be one-time releases; if you like it you had […]

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Washington Brewers Festival in Redmond This Weekend – Beer Picks

June 13th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Events, Washington Breweries

The 2012 Washington Brewers Festival takes place at its new location at Marymoor Park in Redmond this Friday through Sunday. The event will feature more than 200 beers from 64 different breweries paired with live music, food, and more. The Friday night session is only for the 21+ crowd, while Saturday and Sunday are open […]

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Tacoma Craft Beer Festival Returns in September

June 12th, 2012 · No Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

Saturday September 8th, 11AM to 8PM OVER 50 Craft Breweries At the 21st Street Park on the Foss Waterway 2101 Dock Street, Tacoma WA 98402 21+ only www.tacomacraftbeerfest.com Tickets $25 pre-sale online July 15th, 2012 $30 at the door $10 Active Duty Military discount at the door only 5.5 oz commemorative taster glass + 10 […]

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National Homebrewers Conference Brewery Tours on June 19th – 20th Open to Public

June 11th, 2012 · 4 Comments · Washington Breweries

Press Release: In less than two weeks, homebrewers and professional brewers from around the country will converge on Seattle to be a part of the 2012 National Homebrewers Conference.  Though the conference sold out in less than 2 days, there are still ways to be a part of the festivities. The Washington Homebrewers Association is organizing […]

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Grab A Beer: Alaskan Raspberry Wheat

June 8th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Beer Reviews

Alaskan Raspberry Wheat Alcohol by Volume: 6.5% Find this beer and more at Full Throttle Bottles in Georgetown. Intro: Summer seasonals vary greatly in style, but many focus on various types of fruit. Alaska has more than its share of local berries, and Alaskan Brewing incorporated more than 3,000 pounds of raspberries into this limited […]

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Northwest Canning Helping Local Breweries to Reach New Markets

June 7th, 2012 · 1 Comment · General Beer News

Many breweries across the country have jumped onto the craft can bandwagon, and for good reason. But, the barrier to entry for canning is fairly high as a significant investment is necessary for buying the equipment and necessary shipment of cans. Enter Northwest Canning. They are a new mobile canning operation that can help local […]

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Chuckanut Brewery Increases Brewing Capacity by 50%

June 6th, 2012 · No Comments · Washington Breweries

If you are a fan of the world-class lagers coming from Bellingham’s Chuckanut Brewery, chances are you will be excited to see more of their taps at local bars around town in the future. They are adding six new fermentation tanks this month, which will help to expand their current brewing capacity by 50%. Cheers […]

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Paratii Craft Bar Pairs with Big Al Brewing to Create Unique Beers Only Available in Ballard

June 4th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Beer & Food, Washington Breweries

There are many beer bars, wine bars, and cocktail bars across Seattle that do a fantastic job of specializing in their particular form of alcohol. But, I can’t think of any that do a truly great job of featuring all three. Sure, many cocktail bars have a few enjoyable beers on tap or in the […]

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“Tie One On” at Pike Brewing on June 14 for Pints for Prostates

June 1st, 2012 · No Comments · Events

Pints for Prostates will return to Pike Brewing for their 3rd consecutive year on June 14 at 6pm to support their goal of using the universal language of beer to reach men with an important health message. They raised $20,000 at Pike last year to support research and support for men with the disease, and they are […]

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