Entries Tagged as 'Events'

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

October 27th, 2014 · No Comments · 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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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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The Pine Box & Brouwer’s Cafe to Feature Fresh Hop Beers at Festivals Next Week

September 30th, 2014 · No Comments · Events, Oregon Breweries, Washington Breweries

The fresh hop madness continues in Seattle next week with events at two of my favorite bars in town: The Pine Box in Capitol Hill & Brouwer’s Cafe in Fremont. On October 6 & 7, The Pine Box will host their 3rd annual Fresh Hop Festival. They’ll be breaking out jockey boxes to bring their […]

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Breakside Brewery Takes Top Spot at 4th Annual Fresh Hop Throwdown

September 29th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Events, Oregon Breweries, Washington Breweries

The 2014 Fresh Hop Throwdown at The Noble Fir is in the books, and Breakside Brewery took top honors from the judges with their Fresh Hop Simcoe IPA. 17 fresh hop beers (and one cider) from WA and OR were featured at the event. There was a blind  judging of all the beers earlier in the […]

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2nd Annual Piketoberfest to Feature 40 Vendors Celebrating the Fall Harvest on September 28

September 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

We are entering Oktoberfest season here in the NW and around the world. There will be quite a few places to celebrate, but Pike Brewing’s 2nd Annual Piketoberfest promises to be worth your time and money. $40 covers a large selection of food, 10 drink tickets, live music and more. Your money will also benefit the […]

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Naked City Brewery Announces Upcoming Lineup for The Naked Sessions Concert Series

September 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

This press release caught my eye with the announcement that the lead singer of local band Pickwick, Galen Disston, would be doing a show as part of Naked City Brewery’s “The Naked Sessions” concert series. If you haven’t seen Pickwick, I’d highly suggest it. This stripped down acoustic set promises to be a treat. I’m […]

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Toronado Grand Opening This Saturday to Feature Some Ridiculous Beers

August 28th, 2014 · No Comments · Events

This is what the beer geeks in town were hoping for. When word got around that Matt Bonney was opening up a Seattle branch of the famous Toronado, beer geeks realized the potential for greatness. In his time at Brouwer’s/Bottleworks/Burgundian, Bonney helped put together some amazing special events, and that trend is certainly going to […]

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Goose Island Brewing Migration Week Coming to Seattle (And They’re Bringing Bourbon County Variants)

August 20th, 2014 · 6 Comments · Events

Goose Island Brewing makes some pretty fantastic beer that doesn’t get a whole lot of focus in this competitive Seattle market. They offer some great specialty releases, though, with the highlight of their lineup being the Bourbon County Stout. Beer geeks (myself included) go crazy for this bourbon barrel-aged imperial stout. 2013 was the first […]

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Gordon Biersch Seattle Celebrates 15th Anniversary Tuesday With $0.98 Beer

August 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Events

If you haven’t been paying attention, Gordon Biersch is making some great beers on the top floor of Pacific Place these days. Head Brewer Kevin Davey is a one-man show there, and the lagers he is turning out are in elite company (think Chuckanut). Check out this post that includes a short profile of Kevin […]

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Cider Summit Seattle to Offer 100+ Ciders on September 5 & 6

August 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Cider, Events

We are smack in the middle of a another beautiful (and warm) Seattle summer. But, before you know it you’ll be putting away your shorts and wondering why the hell it is getting dark out at 5pm. That’s why you have to take advantage of all your opportunities to drink outside while you still can. […]

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