Entries Tagged as 'General Beer News'

Drizly Brings Beer, Wine & Liquor Delivery Service to Seattle

November 6th, 2014 · 1 Comment · General Beer News

I really can’t imagine needing a liquor delivery service (you should see how stocked our fridge is), but for those who have always wanted the convenience of having someone bring you a six-pack to your doorstep, Drizly has you covered. They promise 20 to 40 minute delivery service with “the same prices as in-store”. The […]

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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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Chuck’s Central District to Welcome Distihl Brewery to Seattle Tomorrow Night

August 5th, 2014 · 2 Comments · General Beer News

I was excited to see a post the other day from Beer Junction that they had just received and stocked 3 beers from Destihl Brewery, which is located in Bloomington, IL. Open since 2007, Destihl has really made a name for themselves in the craft beer scene with their sour and wild ales. I first […]

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Central District Beer News: Chuck’s Hop Shop Adds Patio, New Single Hop & Bottled Bee’s Wine at Standard Brewing

June 12th, 2014 · No Comments · General Beer News, Washington Breweries

I love that the Central District has two very worthy places to report beer news on these days. Chuck’s Hop Shop opened up at 20th and Union back in January, and since then business has been booming. I’ve been able to visit several times, and the neighborhood definitely seems to be excited to have them […]

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Brewers Association Announces Top 50 Breweries by Volume for 2013

March 31st, 2014 · No Comments · General Beer News

The Brewers Association has announced the 2013 Top 50 US Craft Breweries by Volume, as well as the Top 50 Overall US Brewing Companies. What’s the difference? For 2013, this is what they say qualified a company as a “craft brewery”: The definition of a craft brewer as stated by the Brewers Association in 2013: […]

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15 Washington IPAs Advance to Second Round of Brewing News National IPA Championship

February 20th, 2014 · No Comments · General Beer News, Washington Breweries

24 Washington beers competed in the 1st round of the Brewing News National IPA Championship this past weekend, and 15 of those advanced to the second round. If you are not familiar with this competition, it is a March Madness style blind tasting tournament curated by the Brewing News and judged by brewers and industry […]

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Last Call for Brewing News National IPA Championship Entries

January 22nd, 2014 · No Comments · General Beer News

The annual Brewing News National IPA Championship (NIPAC) is open for brewery registration through the end of this week for its seventh year of competition. This is a fun “March Madness” style competition that pits IPAs from all over the country against each other in head-to-head matchups. If you’d like to see your favorite IPA in the […]

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Washington Brewers Guild Hires Executive Director

January 5th, 2014 · No Comments · General Beer News, Washington Breweries

Cheers to Charlie Sullivan, new Executive Director of the Washington Brewers Guild! Press release: BREWERS GUILD HIRES EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Former brewer tapped to lead Washington craft beer. A brewer for brewers. The Washington Brewers Guild (WBG) is pleased to announce the appointment of Charlie Sullivan as the new Executive Director for this community of small […]

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Happy Thanksgiving – Five Places to Get Your Growler Filled Today

November 28th, 2013 · No Comments · General Beer News

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone. I’m sitting here live from my mother’s kitchen as she is preparing 10+ different dishes for just four of us to eat. There will obviously be plenty of food, but don’t forget about the drinks. There will be beer. There will be wine. There will be liquor. Yesterday, someone on Twitter asked […]

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Brewing News 2014 National IPA Championship Call for Entries

November 18th, 2013 · No Comments · General Beer News

The annual Brewing News National IPA Championship (NIPAC) is open for brewery registration for its seventh year of competition. This is a fun “March Madness” style competition that pits IPAs from all over the country against each other in head-to-head matchups. If you’d like to see your favorite IPA in the lineup, let your local brewery know […]

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