Nov 7, 2014
I just bought Black Raven Trickster IPA at a car wash. I’ll let that sink in a bit. I remember when I would have to get a ride around the lake or wait for a beer fest to taste Black Raven beer.
I remember talking to Beaux and Nigel in the early days about the mere possibility of Black Raven beer in bottles and being met with shrugs and head shakes no. Then, it happened! Black Raven bottled! Raise...
Oct 12, 2014
HE SAID about the Second Annual Brew Seattle:
Seattle Magazine’s 2nd Annual BREW Seattle event at the Fremont Foundry is in the books! While beer events are popping up everywhere these days, BREW Seattle is the only beer event of it’s size to feature only breweries within the Seattle city limits. This years line-up had a robust 27 breweries, including some of the iconic Seattle players such as...
Sep 26, 2014
So many great craft beer and food pairings at the Craft Beer + Food festival, it was hard to pick a winner. A People’s choice winner was announced but it was so close, the second place team was announced as well but I want to talk about some of the other great pairings first.
The longest line of the night was for Watershed Pub & Kitchen butternut squash, gorgonzola cheese pizza paired...
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...
Jun 15, 2013
Highlights from the first day at the Washington Brewers Fest at Marymoore park can help you plan your weekend AND make you want to kick yourself for missing Friday night!
This was the second year that the Brewer’s Fest will be at Marymoor park. The grass is much more even than last year, but you will want to leave your heels at home. Bring your sunscreen instead. I managed to get sun burnt Friday...