Entries from August 13th, 2012

The Latona Pub Celebrates 25 Years This Week With Events, Special Beers

August 13th, 2012 · No Comments · Events

The Latona Pub is one of Seattle’s great neighborhood bars. Since opening in 1987, the bar has been a cornerstone of the local craft beer community and has probably featured more local beer than just about any other establishment. There will be a different event every night this week leading up to the big celebration […]

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Fort George Brewers Dinner at The Burgundian This Thursday

August 13th, 2012 · No Comments · Beer & Food

Fort George Brewery is making some of the best beers in the NW, and The Burgundian is one of my favorite Seattle beer bars, which in part is influenced by the tasty food Chef Ryan has been serving up. This Thursday they’ll be joining together for a beer dinner pairing some very special beers from […]

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Tippe & Drague Alehouse Plans to Open in Beacon Hill Next Week

August 10th, 2012 · 8 Comments · Bar Reviews

The long wait for a good beer spot on Beacon Hill is almost over. Melissa Cabal and Robert McConaughy plan to open Tippe & Drague Alehouse sometime next week if all goes as planned. The new alehouse is located in the old ROCKiT space at 3315 Beacon Ave, just a short walk from the Beacon […]

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Mutiny Hall Opens in Roosevelt This Sunday

August 10th, 2012 · 3 Comments · Bar Reviews

Mutiny Hall, the newest creation from Seth Howard of Collins Pub, is set to open this Sunday at the corner of NE 65th St. and 12th Ave NE. Fans of Collins Pub will be right at home with the 20 taps of well-chosen beer and quality American pub fare. I was able to visit for […]

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Cascade Brewing Featured at Urban Family Public House Tomorrow

August 9th, 2012 · 4 Comments · Events, Oregon Breweries

It is safe to say that Portland’s Cascade Brewing is one of the most well-respected breweries in the country, not just in the NW. The brewery was established in 1998 by owner Art Larrance, who also co-founded one of the state’s first breweries, Portland Brewing, as well as the long-running Oregon Brewers Festival. Brewmaster Ron […]

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Laurelwood Brewer’s Night at The Noble Fir and Boulevard Brewing at Beveridge Place Pub Tomorrow

August 8th, 2012 · No Comments · Events

Here are two great events to get your weekend drinking started early tomorrow. The Noble Fir will be featuring 13 beers from Portland’s Laurelwood Brewery, and Brewmaster Vasili Gletsos and Marketing Manager James Buxman will be on hand for the event. Beveridge Place Pub will be pouring some special beers from Kansas City’s Boulevard Brewing […]

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2nd Annual 4-Corners BrewFest This Saturday in Shoreline

August 6th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

The 2nd Annual 4-Corners BrewFest is set to take place this upcoming Saturday, August 11 from 3pm to 7pm at the Innis Arden Clubhouse in Shoreline. Featuring 20+ local craft breweries and live bluegrass music, this should be a great way to spend what will hopefully be another sunny Seattle weekend. Tickets are available online […]

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Inaugural Everett Craft Beer Festival Features 26 WA Breweries

August 3rd, 2012 · 1 Comment · Events, Washington Breweries

The Washington Beer Commission knows how to throw a good festival, and this year they have added a new one to the calendar. The Everett Craft Beer Festival will be held in downtown Everett on Saturday, August 18 and will feature 26 Washington craft breweries pouring more than 70 beers. Tickets are on sale now for $15, […]

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Deschutes Releases Black Butte XXIV; The Dissident, Hop Trip and Chasin’ Freshies Coming in September

August 1st, 2012 · 6 Comments · Uncategorized

I’m a big fan of Deschutes Brewery’s special release beers, and two of my favorites are coming to retail shelves in Seattle soon. Black Butte XXIV has already been released at the Deschutes breweries and it shouldn’t be long until we see it here in Seattle. The Dissident only comes around every two years, and […]

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