May 10, 2012
The official brew for Seattle Beer Week 2012 . . . Split Shot Espresso Milk Stout brewed by Elysian Brewing Co. and invented by Steve Luke.
What? A stout – a beer style that is more malty than hoppy. Has hell frozen over here in the state of Washington? Up to now the official Seattle Beer Week beers have focused on hops, not malt, reflecting what seems to be the...
Nov 11, 2011
Last April we asked the question, “Is pairing wine with chocolate like having sex on the beach?” Well, what about pairing beer and chocolate? The Finkels of Pike Brewing celebrate the pairing of beer and chocolate each year right before Valentine’s Day with their Chocofest that they like to bill as “foreplay before the big day.” So maybe this is the pairing we should be romanticizing.
Nov 3, 2011
In preparation of the first International Stout Day, November 3, 2011 we gathered to celebrate Washington stout beers and delicious food. Schedules dictated that we do our main celebration on Sunday evening but today we share the adventure!
Washington Stout Beers
American Brewery Oatmeal Stout– dense, dark with a dense tan head for a bottled stout, the American Brewery Oatmeal stout is chewy...
Jul 7, 2011
The Session Beer Fest kicks off on Thursday, July 14th at about 6pm at Naked City Tap House and Brewery. The brain child of Paul “Fruit Trees” Orchard, Session Beer Fest is designed to:
Celebrate the brew instead of the buzz.
Session Beer Fest Opening Night will start off with 12 Washington beers all at 5.0% or less alcohol by volume (ABV). I don’t know what beers will be on tap for...