Entries Tagged as 'Tacoma'

Engine House #9 American Wild and Sour Fest in Tacoma This Saturday

July 30th, 2013 · No Comments · Events

If you have had the chance to try some of the special release sour/wild ales from Engine House #9 in Tacoma, you wouldn’t be surprised to hear that Head Brewer Shane Johns and the rest of the crew at E9 love the funky stuff. This upcoming Saturday, August 3, E9 will be showcasing 22+ wild/sour […]

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Beer Pic: Engine House #9 Spike’s Harvest Ale

September 19th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Bar Reviews, Beer Travels

On a trip down to Tacoma this weekend, I hit up Engine House #9 for the first time. Located pretty much across the street from the Red Hot, there were some solid beers, some not so great beers, and a couple really good beers (Fresh Hop Harvest and Bourbon Barrel Stout). Pictured here is their Spike’s […]

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Wingman Brewers to Open in Downtown Tacoma

January 10th, 2011 · 8 Comments · Washington Breweries

Tacoma residents will soon have another local brewery to choose from when buying beer at local bars. Wingman Brewers is planning to open in “the next couple of months”, and they will be located in downtown Tacoma on Fawcett Avenue, just on the edge of the old brewery district. They will start off strictly as a production […]

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Day Trippin’: Olympia and Tacoma

March 19th, 2010 · 11 Comments · Beer Travels, Washington Breweries

With so many fine places in Seattle to get your craft beer fix, it can be tough to sell yourself on heading down south in search of beer. But, as I reported on my last trip a few months ago down to Tacoma, some of the Puget Sound area’s finer establishments are located just a short […]

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Day Trippin’ Down South to the City of Destiny

October 20th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Beer Travels, Washington Breweries

Yep, Tacoma. That’s right. The “City of Destiny” (as it became known in 1887 after it was designated as the Northern Pacific Railroad’s western terminus) about thirty minutes south of Seattle has some kick-ass beer joints you should visit. It’s not far, yet with so much going on in Seattle I understand it can be tough to […]

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