Entries from November 29th, 2012

Winter Feast and Beer Festival This Weekend in Fremont

November 29th, 2012 · No Comments · Beer & Food, Events, Oregon Breweries, Washington Breweries

This Sunday the organizers behind the Mobile Food Rodeo will host the Winter Feast and Beer Festival in Fremont. They will be breaking out some great winter beers from 8 local PNW breweries to go along with 15 food trucks and holiday shopping at the Fremont Sunday Market. The beer tasting will take place upstairs […]

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3rd Annual 12 Beers of Christmas Tour Starts December 1

November 28th, 2012 · 5 Comments · Events

The “12 Beers of Christmas” gives you yet another reason to drink more during the holidays…if you like the idea of drinking good beers at a few of Seattle’s best beer bars, keep reading. Drumroll please! The 3rd Annual 12 Beers of Xmas Tour is upon us beginning Saturday December 1st! Experience twelve handcrafted holiday […]

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The Noble Fir Hosts Black Raven Brewing for a Full Moon Party on Wednesday

November 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

If the full moon has you wanting to get out and drink some beers, The Noble Fir has just the thing. They will be hosting Redmond’s Black Raven Brewing for a Full Moon party on Wednesday night, including a few “rare birds”. The list includes: Gunpowder Plot Barrel Aged Porter (Nitro) Pour les Oiseaux Saison […]

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Tickets for Hops & Props at The Museum of Flight Selling Fast

November 26th, 2012 · No Comments · Events

Tickets for one of Seattle’s most unique (and popular) beer festivals are selling faster than ever before. As of this morning there are about 400 tickets left for regular admission and just 17 left for VIP admission. Tickets will be sold out shortly. So if you plan on going to Hops and Props¬†at the Museum […]

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Happy Thanksgiving – 10 Beery Things I’m Thankful For

November 22nd, 2012 · No Comments · General Beer News

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone. It seems like it was not long ago that we were enjoying 70-degree weather and one of the best summers on record. As we swing into the holidays, I hope everyone is getting to spend time with family and friends, and drink some good beer of course. On a side note, this […]

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Kick Off the Holidays with a Thanksgiving Eve Party at Airways Brewing

November 21st, 2012 · No Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

Why stress prepping for having the family over for Thanksgiving when you could just go drinking? Wednesday is one of the biggest bar nights of the year, and you will have plenty of drinking company wherever you go. Airways Brewing is going all out and throwing a party¬†which includes an open house at the brewery […]

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Spinnaker Bay Brewing Coming to Hillman City

November 20th, 2012 · 9 Comments · Washington Breweries

It has been a mystery to me as to how there is currently no brewery in the Rainier Valley. This large residential area on the south side of the city can claim the Columbia City Alehouse as their single beer-centric spot. It seems like the perfect place for a neighborhood brewery to open up. Well, […]

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A Beery Surprise at Canlis

November 19th, 2012 · No Comments · Beer & Food

Canlis is the legendary, formal Seattle restaurant. Open since 1950, they have been impressing diners for over sixty years. It is difficult for any restaurant to stay open that long, let alone be at the top of the restaurant scene. Canlis has managed more awards than I could list here and has the reputation of […]

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Grab A Beer: Redhook Double Black Stout

November 16th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Beer Reviews, Washington Breweries

Redhook Double Black Stout Alcohol by Volume: 7.0% Look for this beer and more at Full Throttle Bottles in Georgetown. Intro: Remember when the whole Four Loko thing was in the news a while back and there was a very brief, albeit misguided, worry among beer drinkers that craft brewers might no longer be able […]

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Bluebird Brewing Official Grand Opening Party Tonight

November 15th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Events, Washington Breweries

It has been a long time coming, but Bluebird Microcreamery is now officially becoming Bluebird Microcreamery & Brewery. That’s right, my favorite local ice cream shop is now making their own beer. They’ll be brewing on the old 2bbl system from Naked City Brewery, and they will be focusing on “dessert-focused” beers meant to go […]

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