Entries from October 16th, 2012

Fresh Hop Bonanza at Brave Horse Tavern

October 16th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

If you are still looking to get your fill of fresh hop beers, many bars around town continue to pour these special, seasonal beers. Brave Horse Tavern kicks off their Fresh Hop Bonanza on Thursday, when they will tap a new fresh hop beer each day at 4pm. Here is their full schedule: THURSDAY 10/18 […]

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Chuckanut, Redhook Top List of Washington Winners at the Great American Beer Festival

October 15th, 2012 · No Comments · Events

Five Washington breweries brought home medals from the Great American Beer Festival (GABF) this past weekend. Held annually in Denver, CO, GABF is the country’s largest beer festival and commercial beer competition. Breweries from all over the country submitted beers for judging in 84 categories, which were evaluated by 188 judges from 11 countries. A […]

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Cooking with beer: Garlic & ginger clams w/ coconut milk & stout beer sauce

October 12th, 2012 · 2 Comments · + Russ, Beer & Food

Post & recipe by +Russ As the Fall season settles in and brings shorter days and cooler evenings, I tend to spend more time in the kitchen cooking up comfort food.  I enjoy cooking and I like to drink beer while I cook.  Now that it’s the season for more stouts and porters, let’s combine […]

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Grab A Beer: Deschutes Chasin’ Freshies & Hop Trip

October 11th, 2012 · No Comments · Beer Reviews

Deschutes Chasin’ Freshies          Deschutes Hop Trip Alcohol by Volume: 7.4%                      Alcohol by Volume: 5.7% Look for these beers and more at Full Throttle Bottles in Georgetown. Intro: It’s been a while since I’ve done a beer review, and with two fresh […]

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On the Road: Good Beer & Food on the Las Vegas Strip

October 10th, 2012 · 6 Comments · Beer & Food, Beer Travels

This past weekend found us in Las Vegas for a friend’s wedding, which included a couple days staying on the Strip prior to heading out to neighboring Henderson, NV for the actual wedding. This was just my third time in Las Vegas, and on the first two visits I am fairly certain my good beer […]

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Great Pumpkin Beer Fest Next Weekend – Beer List & Participating Breweries

October 9th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Events

The country’s largest celebration of pumpkin beer is coming up on October 19 & 20 at Elysian’s Great Pumpkin Beer Fest. Don’t forget that you HAVE TO PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE this year if you’d like to attend. Tickets are available at the 3 Elysian pubs, Full Throttle Bottles, and online at Brown Paper Tickets. […]

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Celebrate Oktoberfest with Lazy Boy Brewing Company at Alderbrook Resort & Spa

October 5th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Join Lazy Boy Brewing Company for a six-course Oktoberfest dinner at Alderbrook Resort & Spa on Saturday, October 13. Lazy Boy brews will be paired with each dish. A full menu can be seen below. If you are not familiar with Alderbrook, it is located in Union, WA on the Hood Canal. It is a beutiful […]

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Airways Brewing Releases First Bottled Beer: Final Departure Imperial Stout

October 4th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Cheers to Kent’s Airways Brewing for releasing their first bottled beer. Final Departure Imperial Stout weighs in at 9.9% ABV and is available at both of their locations in Kent. More info from Airways: We’re Preparing for the “End of Days” by Releasing our First Bottled Brew! As our time on earth supposedly draws to […]

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New Brewery Coming to Redmond: Hi-Fi Brewing

October 3rd, 2012 · 6 Comments · Washington Breweries

A new brewery has its sights set on Redmond and Eastside beer drinkers. Hi-Fi Brewing just started a lease at 14950 NE 95th St. They will now take on the task of planning and building their 15-bbl brewery and taproom with the expectation of opening in 2013. The team of owners includes John and Cathy […]

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Hilliard’s Celebrates 1st Anniversary This Saturday

October 2nd, 2012 · No Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

Cheers to Hilliard’s for their first year of churning out tallboy cans and keeping pints in people’s hands at their Ballard taproom. They will be celebrating their 1st anniversary with a party this upcoming Saturday. More info below. Hilliard’s Beer will be celebrating their 1 year anniversary at the brewery on Saturday, October 6th from 12pm-1am. […]

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