Session Fest 2012

Session Fest 2012

Celebrate the brew, not the buzz at Session Fest 2012. The second annual Session Brew Fest kicks off on July 27 and goes through July 29th.  From open to close, Naked City Tap House and Brewery will be hosting Session Fest with over 25 beers clocking in at 5% or...
SBW Day 2: Sour and Stout

SBW Day 2: Sour and Stout

Everything can fade in comparison to the annual Back in Black Stout fest, but there were plenty of opportunities for the non-stout lover to get your fix of beer and fun on Friday in Seattle. Seattle Beer Week boasted 21 different events for Friday. Go ahead and call...
1,2,3,4 SBW Kick off parties!

1,2,3,4 SBW Kick off parties!

The 4th annual Seattle Beer Week started off with a bang and FOUR kick off parties! Ed and I started our night out at the Elysian for the Mayor’s proclamation and the tapping of the official 2012 Seattle Beer Week beer, the Elysian Slip Shot Espresso Stout.  We...
Lake City Elliott Bay Brew Pub Sneak Peak

Lake City Elliott Bay Brew Pub Sneak Peak

How excited is Lake City to have a brew pub? If the line snaking out to the parking lot for the Elliott Bay Brew Pub sneak peak was a clue, you would guess that they are pretty excited! The second annual Washington Brewery Open House was February 25, 2012 and Elliott...
4th Annual Chocofest

4th Annual Chocofest

Are you ready for “Foreplay before the Big Day“? Pike Brewing is hosting their fourth annual Chocofest on Sunday February 12th, 2012. Some say size doesn’t matter, but when it comes to Chocofest who doesn’t want bigger? This year promises to be...
Old Wooly 2011

Old Wooly 2011

Does anything say December like Big Time Brewery’s Old Wooly Barley wine? A gorgeous mahogany color, this is a hearty beer for the darker days of December. Smooth and hoppy, it shows the best aspects of both malt and hops. The nose is more malty caramel than...
Washington brews up Oktoberfest 2011

Washington brews up Oktoberfest 2011

It is never too early to start planning for Oktoberfest! Washington state plays host to a number of Oktoberfest celebrations throughout mid September and into October.  In Germany, Oktoberfest runs from September 17th – October 3rd but expect a longer...
Session Beer Fest

Session Beer Fest

Believe it or not, summer is coming to Seattle. And with that summer sunshine comes the desire for a beer: something light, cold, crisp and easy drinking. As the temperature rises, I look for a beer with a lower alcohol content. I want a thirst quencher not a...