Entries from October 27th, 2014

Presidents of the United States of America to Headline 17th Annual Pyramid Snow Cap Party

October 27th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Events, Washington Breweries

Millions of peaches, peaches for me. As they do every year, Pyramid Breweries will be throwing a big party to celebrate this year’s release of Snow Cap. Presidents of the United States of America and Ayron Jones and The Way will be headlining the 17th Annual Snow Cap Party on Saturday, November 8. Tickets are $30 […]

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Urban Family Brewing Opens New Tasting Room Today

October 24th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Openings, Washington Breweries

When Urban Family Brewing moved their brewery operations to a new, larger location in Magnolia this summer, the future of their taproom on Ballard Ave was a little unclear. Now, that original location has closed, and tonight they will open up their new tasting room where they will pour beers made on their new 7-barrel […]

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Flying Lion Brewing Opens Tonight in Columbia City

October 22nd, 2014 · No Comments · Washington Breweries

Flying Lion Brewing is set to become the newest brewery in town when they open their doors at 4pm today down in Columbia City. This family run brewery is operating on a 3-barrel system and will have six beers pouring tonight: Single Hop Pale American IPA Red Rye Session Rye Stout Sweet Potato Porter Belgian […]

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Beers Made by Walking Tasting at Naked City This Thursday

October 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Events, Oregon Breweries, Washington Breweries

Local beer drinkers will have a chance to try some unique beers at Naked City Brewery & Taphouse in Greenwood this Thursday. Beers Made by Walking is a program that invites brewers to make beer inspired by nature hikes and urban walks. The location of each hike is unique, leading to a variety of ingredients […]

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Maritime Pacific to Release Bourbon Barrel Porter With Batch 206 Distillery Tomorrow

October 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Beer Releases, Washington Breweries

Maritime Pacific Brewery has teamed up with Batch 206 Distillery to release a bourbon barrel-aged version of Bosun’s Black Porter that will be available starting at 5pm tomorrow night at Maritime’s Jolly Roger Taproom in Ballard. Batch 206 actually creates the mash for their whiskey at Maritime’s brewery. So, putting a Maritime beer in one of the barrels […]

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Holy Mountain Debut Event at Pine Box Tuesday Night

October 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Beer Releases, Openings, Washington Breweries

Holy Mountain Brewing is set to have their official launch event at The Pine Box tomorrow, October, 14, starting at 6pm. If you missed my piece on these guys back in June, check it out now. There is much to be excited about. In the past few months, they’ve been hard at work putting together […]

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GABF Medal Results vs. Number of Beers Entered – A Closer Look

October 7th, 2014 · 11 Comments · General Beer News

Warning: this post is for beer or stat geeks only. It is also probably a waste of time, but as someone who deals with analyzing numbers for his day job I couldn’t help but put a little effort into this.  A post by Jeff Alworth over at Beervana yesterday got me thinking. Jeff took a look […]

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Washington Breweries Claim Ten Medals at 2014 Great American Beer Festival

October 6th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Washington Breweries

The 2014 Great American Beer Festival (GABF) is in the books. 1,309 breweries submitted a grand total of 5,507 beers that were evaluated by a panel of more than 200 beer judges this past week in Denver, CO. Washington breweries took home 10 medals out of the 268 that were awarded in 90 categories, with […]

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