Entries Tagged as 'Washington'

Washington Gems Over the Weekend – Your Favorites?

October 25th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

If you didn’t have a great beer from the state of WA this past weekend, then you just weren’t trying very hard. The kickoff of the first Washington Beer Fest at Brouwer’s Cafe combined with the Naked City Taphouse one year anniversary celebration this past weekend meant there was lots of great, local beer flowing. Both bars […]

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Washington Beer Fest at Brouwer’s Cafe This Weekend

October 21st, 2009 · 1 Comment · Events, Washington Breweries

Brouwer’s Cafe is known as one of the best beer bars in the country. On most visits to the bar you’ll find an outstanding selection of international beer and craft beer from across the country pouring next to a selection of local gems. But, this weekend (starting when they open on Friday) Brouwer’s will be celebrating Washington […]

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Good Times at WA Cask Fest

March 28th, 2009 · 6 Comments · Beer Reviews, Events, Washington Breweries

Cheers to all the brewers and beer lovers that turned out for the first session of the WA Cask Fest. It was a great time, as always. It was a busy turnout, but lines were sill shorter than your average beer fest. There were plenty of great beers, and just a few clunkers. Highlights: Water […]

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Round 1 of National IPA Championship Complete – Last Year’s Champ Loses in the 1st Round!

February 23rd, 2009 · No Comments · California Beer, Events, Oregon Breweries, Washington Breweries

You can see the full bracket results here: http://brackets.brewingnews.com/tmenu.cfm?tid=306230 The biggest surprise has to be last year’s champion of the tournament, Green Flash West Coast IPA, losing to Big Dogs Brewing Hop Harvest. There goes my bracket… Here are results from the NW: – Big Sky IPA beat out Ithaca Flower Power – Boundary Bay […]

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Washington Is Ready to Kick More Ass in the 2009 Beer Brawl at Concordia Ale House

February 16th, 2009 · No Comments · California Beer, Events, Oregon Breweries, Washington Breweries

You may recall Washington’s win over Oregon in last year’s Beer Brawl at the Concordia Ale House in Porltand. If not, you can read about the results here. Essentially, bar patrons get to do a blind tasting of a flight of beers and vote for their favorites. Washington took down Oregon 825 to 590 on […]

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Hop On Board Seattle Beer Week

February 4th, 2009 · 4 Comments · Events, Washington Breweries

Seattle Beer Week is our city’s chance to celebrate all that is beer in this  great city/state. As a corner stone of the craft brewing industry, there are countless great places to grab a beer in Seattle. There are many great breweries, and there are probably even more outstanding beer bars. There are active homebrew […]

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