Sep 17, 2014
Don’t confuse Oktoberfest with the month of October. Oktoberfest “officially” runs runs from noon on Saturday, September 20th through Sunday October 5th 2014. In Washington, you can expect Oktoberfest/Octoberfest activities from now until the end of October. Washington does LOVE its beer! I try to be thorough as I can but I always miss something. If you know of one that I am missing,...
Sep 16, 2014
On Monday, Black Raven Brewing released UNABRIDGED, an eagerly anticipated collaboration brew with Stone Brewing. The Unabridged is a wine barrel aged Saison with sumo mandarin oranges and acacia.
The above is an accurate description of this Washington beer but it doesn’t do this delicious saison any justice. Light golden in color, this is a dry and refreshing beer. Traditionally saison were the...
Sep 16, 2014
More tickets will be released, on Thursday September 18th, for the sold out Craft Beer + Food Event. Craft Beer + Food is an unique food and beer pairing event in which chefs and brewers work together to create a beer and culinary partnership to excite your senses: eyes, nose and mouth.
When tickets were released last month for the 4th annual Craft Beer + Food Event, the tickets sold out in only...
Jun 16, 2014
Naked City Tap House and Northwest Beer Guide celebrate summer with the return of summer with the return of Session Fest after a one year hiatus. Session Fest is Seattle’s only “light” beer festival. Session Fest 2014 kicks off Thursday June 26 with a brewers’ night and runs through the weekend.
Ses-sion, Pronunciation: \?se-sh?n\ Function: noun, a meeting devoted to a...
Jun 14, 2014
Every year year, I say Friday night is the best night for beer at the Washington Brewers’ fest and I am (almost) never wrong. If you can get off work early on a Friday, get a baby sitter for the kids and you want bragging rights to tasting some pretty special Washington beer, Friday nights are for you. Although there are fewer brewers on opening night, there were still so many that I could not make...