Belgianfest 2013: Bigger and Better

Belgianfest 2013: Bigger and Better

Belgianfest 2013 was a dream day for sour beer lovers. I think there was close to twice the number of sour beers than at prior Belgianfests.  As a sour beer lover, I was a very happy girl.This was the 4th annual belgianfest and I think it was the Washington Beer...
Lake City IPA: Hoppy Session IPA

Lake City IPA: Hoppy Session IPA

The Lake City IPA from Elliott Bay Brewing is an opaque deep amber color brew with pleasing hop bite upfront. This brew is balanced by the malty smoothness before settling in for a lingering and bitter ride on the finish. Crafted with the classic “3...
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...

West Seattle Brew Pub Road

Looking for a great beer in West Seattle? You won’t have far to go, just head on down California Avenue. Three out of the four brew pubs focus on Washington beers with some Northwest and West Coasts taps to provide variety.  Check out Adem Tepedelen’s...

Noäel Holiday Ale: Elliott Bay Brewery

On Tuesday, Elliot Bay Brewery released Noäel Holiday Ale. Ed and I are huge fans of seasonal beers and of Elliot Bay Brewery, but this one wasn’t making the cut for either of us.  The Noäel Holiday Ale is a deep and dark unfiltered organic wheat beer.  The...

Elliott Bay Brewery- Celebrating Hops!

This week Elliott Bay Brewery is celebrating the mighty hop with a number of special hoppy IPAs, and special IPA/food pairings on their menu.  We  had the Hail to the Hop sampler and the cilantro pesto salmon with angel hair pasta and sauteed vegetables. Hop Von...

Washington Brewers Fest – Day Two

The sun blessed us on Saturday, the second day of the Washington Brewer’s Fest at St. Edwards park. A crew of four today, we started the day with the Georgetown Brewery‘s special WABL only brew Lisa’s “The sun is trying to kill me”...