Entries Tagged as 'Events'

Imperial IPA Invitational This Friday at The Sixgill to Feature 18+ Beers

July 28th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Events, Washington Breweries

Bigger, hoppier and more flavorful. That is what many people want out of their IPAs, and breweries across the country are happy to oblige. Craft beer drinkers’ need for hops seems to be almost insatiable, but a visit to The Sixgill this Friday for their Imperial IPA Invitational offers a chance to try somewhere around 20 […]

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Bellevue Brewing Offers Week-Long Beer Camp to Develop Commercial Brewing Skills

July 25th, 2014 · No Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

One of the most common emails I receive from readers is along the lines of, “Any suggestions on how to get experience with a local brewery?” Well, Bellevue Brewing is looking for six people to join them for a week-long “Beer Camp” from August 18-22. This would be a great way for anyone looking for […]

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Upcoming Events at The Masonry, Including 1st Anniversary Party on August 9

July 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Events

The Masonry has been kicking some serious ass with their beer selection & wood-fired pizza over in Lower Queen Anne since opening last summer. In addition to the must-have IPAs and such, they do a great job of working styles like saisons and sours into their 14 taps of beer. They also have a well-chosen […]

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Phinney Neighborhood Association Summer Beer Taste This Saturday

July 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

The Phinney Neighborhood Association (PNA) has to be one of the coolest neighborhood associations in the country. This Saturday they will host their 9th annual Summer Beer Taste, and that is in addition to their popular Winter Beer Taste that has been around for more than 25 years. These aren’t exactly your typical neighborhood fundraisers. The PNA will be […]

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Engine House #9 Plans Berliner Fest for This Saturday in Advance of Sour Fest

July 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Events

Shane Johns and crew down at Engine House #9 in Tacoma are making some great sour beers these days. Their Wild and Sour Fest will return this year on August 23, but this Saturday (July 19) they’ll be featuring an exciting lineup of Berliner Weisse & Gose. They will be releasing their Tacoma Weisse for the event, including […]

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Hop a Ferry to the Bremerton Summer BrewFest Saturday

July 10th, 2014 · No Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

The current forecast for Saturday is 91 and sunny with a 0% chance of rain. Sounds like a great day to explore more than 100 beers pouring from 30 Washington breweries at the Bremerton Summer BrewFest. To some of you that never leave the city (you know who you are), Bremerton might sound like it […]

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Session Fest Kicks Off Tonight at Naked City Taphouse Featuring 25 Breweries

June 26th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Events

I’m of the opinion that we can’t have enough options for flavorful beers that weigh in at 5% ABV or less. Lucky for me, I’m not the only one. The Northwest Beer Guide has teamed up with Naked City Brewery and Taphouse for Session Fest, which kicks off tonight at 6pm. The event will feature […]

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Washington Beer Awards Winners to Be Announced at Upcoming Washington Brewers Festival

June 2nd, 2014 · No Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

70 breweries submitted a total of 460 entries for the Washington Beer Awards competition, which was recently judge at Elliot Bay Public House & Brewery in Lake City. This was the second year of the competition, and the winners will be announced during the Saturday, June 14 session of the upcoming Washington Brewers Festival. Medals […]

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Pacific Northwest Cider Awards Features 3-Day Festival in Seattle June 6-8

May 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Cider, Events

A new event that aims to highlight some of the great ciders being made in the Pacific Northwest is coming up in about a week and a half. The Pacific Northwest Cider Awards will feature a 3-day festival in Seattle, kicking off on Friday, June 6 and lasting through Sunday, June 8. 25+ ciders will […]

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6th Annual Seattle Beer Week Comes to a Close – My Highlights

May 19th, 2014 · No Comments · Events

Well, that sure was fun. The 6th annual Seattle Beer Week kicked off with a bang back on Thursday, May 8, and it just wrapped up yesterday with several relaxed events around town. I did a fair job of hitting events this year, making it to 8 different events over 6 days. I’m sure plenty […]

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