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Fremont Brewing Goes to Washington D.C. to Support the Small BREW Act

March 23rd, 2015 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Sara Nelson of Fremont Brewing Company is headed to DC this week to support the Small BREW Act on behalf of the rest of our Washington craft breweries. Keep reading below to find out more about this effort to decrease the federal excise tax on beer for small breweries across the country. Press Release: SEATTLE — Fremont Brewing […]

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Counterbalance Brewing Company Now Open in Georgetown

February 23rd, 2015 · No Comments · Uncategorized

The Georgetown neighborhood gained another brewery recently when Counterbalance Brewing Company opened their taproom at the end of January. I haven’t had a chance to stop by and check them out, yet, but I certainly will soon. Press Release: Seattle, WA (February 2015)–Counterbalance Brewing Company launches wholesale distribution and opens its taproom at 503B South […]

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Belgianfest Coming Up on January 31 – Beer List Now Available

January 22nd, 2015 · No Comments · Uncategorized

If you have not bought your tickets for Belgianfest, yet, maybe the beer list below will help you pull the trigger. See my previous post here for more info.   Beer List: American Brewing Edmonds 1) Saison Rouge This Saison is light, crisp and spicy with a slight reddish hue from the addition of pink […]

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Four Seattle Bars Make Draft Magazine’s 2015 List of America’s 100 Best Beer Bars

January 6th, 2015 · No Comments · Uncategorized

There is no question that we are blessed with an abundance of amazing beer bars here in Seattle. Any time a list of “Top Beer Bars” comes out, there are bound to be some glaring omissions. But, it’s always nice to see some of our local spots recognized in a national publication. Draft Magazine’s annual […]

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“Six Degrees of Kevin & Bacon” Beer Dinner at Gordon Biersch to Feature Chuckanut, Firestone Walker

December 29th, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

If you are a fan of the lagers that Brewmaster Kevin Davey is making at Gordon Biersch (GB) in downtown Seattle these days, here is an event to get your new year started off right. On January 7 at 7pm, GB will hold a dinner themed “Six Degrees of Kevin & Bacon”. The fun and familiar […]

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Black Raven Brewing & Stone Brewing Collaboration Night at The Sixgill Saturday

November 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

This upcoming Saturday, November 15, The Sixgill will be hosting a collaboration night with Black Raven Brewing and Stone Brewing. The event will feature their Unabridged Wine Barrel Aged Saison, which was released last month. You can read more about the beer below. In addition to the collaboration beer, The Sixgill will be filling their […]

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5 Places to Grab Beers Before the Seahawks Beat the Packers

September 4th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

Football is back. In case you haven’t heard, the Seahawks kind of kicked ass last year. The Packers are in town tonight for the NFL Kickoff for 2014, and the whole country will be watching. Whether you are going to the game, or you are just coming down to enjoy the free concerts and be […]

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“Just Stop It – Bud Select 55 vs. MGD 64″ Post – 5 Years In Review

August 15th, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Five years ago tomorrow, I put up a post titled “Just Stop It – Bud Select 55 vs. MGD 64“. It was just a short rant about how ridiculous the concept of these two beers are to me. It probably took me 5 minutes to put together and very little thought. The beers are still […]

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Mark Your Calendar: Fresh Hop Throwdown Returns to The Noble Fir on Sept 27

July 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

If you are a fan of fresh hop beers and live in Seattle, you won’t want to miss the 4th Annual Fresh Hop Throwdown at The Noble Fir in Ballard on Saturday, September 27. There are always a lot of fresh hop beers floating around during September and October, and some of us do everything we can […]

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Pike Releases No. 4 Session IPA in Honor of Lou Gehrig and to Support Ales for ALS

June 24th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

Cheers to Pike Brewing for supporting the “Ales for ALS” campaign, which supports ALS research. Loftus Ranches and Hopunion created Ales for ALS and each year provide a special hop blend to participating brewers to brew a beer with. There are 69 total breweries participating this year, including 6 from Washington. Pike releases their No. 4 […]

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