Jul 16, 2012
What is better than an ice cold beer on a hot sunny day? Great Washington beers at the newest Washington Beer festival, Bremerton Summer Brewfest this Saturday. The Kitsap Peninsula is one of the fastest growing areas for Washington breweries. Western Puget Sound is a virtual garden of beer delights representing a variety of brewing styles and personalities behind their quality brews. With tickets as low...
Jun 16, 2012
Every year there are new surprises at the Washington Beer Commission Brewer’s Festival. This year is no different with new breweries, new food vendors, new activities and of course new Washington beers!
The big news is the move of the Washington Brewers’ Festival to Marymoor Park in Redmond. St Edwards Park was a well loved location for previous brewfests, except for the limited parking and no...
Sep 19, 2011
Oktoberfest returns to Spokane, September 23-24, 2011. The Washington Beer Commission is charged with promoting Washington craft beers throughout the state, so they have worked towards creating fun festivals featuring Washington craft beer in various parts of the state. Last year the Washington Beer Commission Oktoberfest settled in Spokane after years of wandering the Puget Sound area. The move to Spokane...
Sep 9, 2011
I love creativity when it comes to beer BUT what really impresses me is when a brewery celebrates not only their creativity, but the craft and expertise in their beers. Silver City Brewery has been doing that for 15 years.
On September 10th, Silver City Brewery will be celebrating their 15th Anniversary and launching Oktoberfest with one heck of a party! The festivities commence with the Brewmaster VIP...
Aug 20, 2011
Live blogging is supposed to be when you are blogging as something is happening and your are posting as it happens or immediately afterward. When live blogging meets a blogging conference it resembles a speed dating exercise where you have five minutes to meet a brewer and taste their beer before meeting the next one. Obviously I am not very good at this exercise because if you know me, I am a sip and...