May 20, 2011
If you have been trying to keep track of Washington brewer affiliation, you might feel like you are playing a game of musical chairs as brewers seek out new challenges, opportunities and life styles. In fact one of your goals of Seattle Beer Week might be to find out where all of your favorite brewers are these days! There has been a recent flurry of activity but it part of the brewery culture and brewer...
May 19, 2011
When it comes to planning for Seattle Beer Week 2011, you can search via the web and/or bring along the printed Seattle Beer Week Guide in the center of Seattle Weekly. In years past, I studied ahead of time online and relied on my published Seattle Beer Guide when I was on the road.
Sorry Seattle Beer Collective and Seattle Weekly, this year’s print is #FAIL. If you simply rely on this printed guide...
May 18, 2011
In his post on the Seattle Beer Week web site, Maritime brewer Corey Blodgett stated
“Little did I know that Decompression, an American Strong Ale brewed exclusively with the Falconer Flight hops, would become a beast.”
I am telling you that brewer is not lying! The Maritime Decompression Ale is a big, bold beast of an ale. Dark amber in color, this ale has a dense head that would last an hour...
May 17, 2011
Lisa Morrison, aka the Beer Goddess, reigned supreme at Wine World last night with her humor and vast beer expertise. Not everyone walking into a wine store expects to be greeted with a complementary beer tasting. If someone came to the tasting bar with that “deer in the headlights” look. Lisa was quick to greet them and answer their questions about beer styles and breweries. Three beers from...
May 16, 2011
How about AUTOGRAPHED books? Wine World Warehouse is featuring books about Washington Beer and Wine all week. Each day a different Northwest author is in the wine store, signing their books about beer, food and wine.
Lisa Morrison, “Beer Goddess” Craft Beers of the Pacific Northwest
Monday – May 16, 2011 6-8pm
It’s all about the beer baby. Lisa writes not only about the craft beer...