Jun 9, 2014
Last Sunday was the perfect day to take a quick ferry trip across the water on a sunny day to enjoy beer, games, tacos and good beer-
loving friends during Silver City Brewery ‘s very first Partner Appreciation Day.
The beer was cold, the Ziggy Zoggy 4-Square action was hot and the food was tasty. Twelve special selections from the Brewmaster’s library were available to taste in...
Mar 2, 2013
Last Saturday was the third annual Washington Beer Open House. Over 50 breweries participated but circumstances necessitated that I just visit one that day. I went down to my neighborhood pub, Lake City Elliott Bay Brewing.
Elliott Bay Brewing has three neighborhood pubs: Burien, Lake City and West Seattle. Each pub makes beer so at each open house they were pouring two beers from each brewpub.
Oct 31, 2012
Well this Stout, Pumpkin and Mushroom Risotto. may only be a legend in my mind but I wanted to tie this post in with Halloween. Besides, I might be feeling a tad big pumpkin headed today.
So why re-visit this recipe today? Here are my reasons in chronological order, not necessarily order of importance.
1) I would rather taste this savory, earthy and creamy Stout, Pumpkin and Mushroom Risotto for...
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...
May 21, 2012
It all began with a bus ride 11 days ago to four Seattle Beer Week kick off parties and concluded with the Brewer’s Hangover Brunch and BBQ at Malt and Vine. In between, I enjoyed two brewer’s dinners, beer and oysters, brewery competitions, two beer classes, special beer releases and many, many glasses of beer and over 20 different events! I managed to take a bunch of pictures and take a lot...