Winter Brrrrrew Fest

Winter Brrrrrew Fest

Brrrrr, baby it is COLD outside but Winter Brewfest is here with a lot of winter warmer ales. Normally I list out the beers for upcoming festivals but this year, the Washington Beer Commission 2013 Winter Brewfest beer list is 14 pages long! For years the Winter...
3rd Annual Washington Beer Open House

3rd Annual Washington Beer Open House

On the last Saturday in February, Washington breweries from across the state hold an open house 12-5pm This year, 52 breweries are participating on Saturday February 23, 2013. Participating Washington breweries will have rare beers to try, food made with beer, food...
Big Daddy of Brew Fests

Big Daddy of Brew Fests

The 2012 Washington Brewers’ Festival is June 15-17, 2011, traditionally held on Fathers’ Day weekend, this is THE big daddy of brew fests.  Spanning over three days this summer beer festival, boasts over 200 beers from over 64 breweries.  From Winthrop,...
Belgianfest 2012

Belgianfest 2012

The Washington Beer Commission’s third annual Belgian Fest was held this past weekend at Bell Harbor Center on Pier 66. Bean, Jonathan and I attended on a beautiful Saturday afternoon making it heartbreaking to be indoors. An amazing array of delicious brews...
Wine Beer Washington Weekly

Wine Beer Washington Weekly

Today, we launched an experiment, the Wine Beer Washington Weekly.  This weekly online newspaper is a third party compilation of articles and twitter announcements from the Washington Beer Commission, Washington Wine Commission and bloggers that focus on Washington...
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...
Bremerton Summer Brewfest

Bremerton Summer Brewfest

The first annual Bremerton Summer Brewfest is Saturday, July 23rd, noon to 9pm. Bremerton is a pretty port town that knows how to show people a good time. Mountains serve as a dazzling back drop to this town across the sound from Seattle. Although best known for the...