Entries Tagged as 'Oregon Breweries'

Seafood Beer Dinner with Breakside Brewery at The Sixgill September 22

August 26th, 2014 · No Comments · Beer & Food, Oregon Breweries

Heads up on an upcoming beer dinner at The Sixgill. They’ll be featuring beers from Portland’s Breakside Brewery paired with seafood from Emerald City Seafood and Taylor Shellfish. Breakside is one of my favorite Portland breweries, and I’m not sure that we have seen any of these offerings up here, yet. Tickets are $80 per person […]

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Deschutes Releases Black Butte XXVI Barrel-Aged Imperial Porter With Theo Cocoa Nibs

June 27th, 2014 · 4 Comments · Beer Releases, Oregon Breweries

Happy 26th anniversary to Deschutes Brewery! Starting with their 20th anniversary, Deschutes has been releasing an imperial barrel-aged version of their popular Black Butte Porter each year for their anniversary. As a rule, these special release beers pretty much kick ass. This year’s Black Butte XXVI celebrates their 26th anniversary, and the beer is 50% aged […]

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Plough Monday Organic Brewing Debuts at Uber Tavern on Wednesday

June 23rd, 2014 · No Comments · Beer Releases, Oregon Breweries

*Edit* This event is on Wednesday, not Monday as previously stated. If you are looking for something to do this Wednesday, head on up Aurora Ave and don’t stop until you hit that little bar with the big selection, Uber Tavern. They will be debuting three beers from Plough Monday Organic Brewing of Veneta, OR, […]

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Grab A Beer: Fort George/Block 15/Boneyard 3-Way IPA

June 9th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Beer Releases, Beer Reviews, Oregon Breweries

Fort George/Block 15/Boneyard 3-Way IPA Alcohol by Volume: 7.2% Intro: Once I heard about this year’s participants for the Fort George 3-Way IPA, I have to admit I was pretty excited to taste the results. While I have not tried much from Block 15 (they don’t distribute in Seattle), they have a good reputation & […]

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10 Barrel Brewing Free Beer Vending Machine Equals Pure Genius

May 21st, 2014 · 4 Comments · Oregon Breweries

In a very crowded craft beer marketplace, it can be hard to get your brand noticed in Seattle. Just making good beer is sometimes not enough. Innovative marketing can really go a long way in building awareness of your brand and getting new customers to try your beer. Cue the music for 10 Barrel Brewing’s […]

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Grab A Beer: BridgePort Trilogy 1

February 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Beer Reviews, Oregon Breweries

BridgePort Trilogy 1 Crystal Dry-Hopped Pale Ale Alcohol by Volume: 5.2% Look for this beer and more at Full Throttle Bottles in Georgetown. Intro: In honor of BridgePort’s 30th anniversary, the Portland brewery is a releasing a trio of limited edition beers called the Trilogy Series. First up is this pale ale featuring Crystal hops, […]

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Grab A Beer: Widmer Upheaval IPA

February 10th, 2014 · No Comments · Beer Reviews, Oregon Breweries

Widmer Upheaval IPA Alcohol by Volume: 7.0% Look for this beer and more at Full Throttle Bottles in Georgetown. Intro: “It’s a new dawn for the Northwest IPA,” Widmer Brothers proclaims in the press insert that accompanied the box of beer that arrived on my doorstep. Despite the heady aroma of the pungent dried hops […]

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Breakside Brewing Enters Puget Sound Market With 4 Events This Week

January 15th, 2014 · No Comments · Beer Releases, Oregon Breweries

Whenever the argument of “Best Beer Cities in the US” comes up, a big part of my case for Seattle is that on top of our great local Washington beer we get sent much of the best that Oregon has to offer (Cascade, HoTD, Deschutes, Boneyard, Crux, Upright, Double Mountain, Fort George, pFriem, Oakshire, Pelican…I […]

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Deschutes Fresh Squeezed IPA Goes Year-Round; Mirror Mirror, Cinder Cone Red Return for 2014

January 10th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Beer Releases, Oregon Breweries

Lots of great news from Deschutes Brewery in the press release below. The addition of Fresh Squeezed IPA into year-round 6-packs makes me a happy man, as does the return of Mirror Mirror (first release since 2009) and Cinder Cone Red (back in 22oz bottles year-round starting in March). Keep reading for more info. January […]

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2013 Launch of Deschutes The Abyss Coming Soon

November 12th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Beer Releases, Oregon Breweries

One of my favorite specialty releases of the year is approaching. Deschutes Brewery will release The Abyss at their pubs in Bend & Portland this Thursday, November 14, and distribution to other markets, including Seattle, will follow the week of November 18. If you have not previously tried this big, bad, barrel-aged imperial stout, you […]

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