Press ReleasesPress Release: Buzzsaw Brown to Kick Off the New Year

Deschutes Brewery‘s first seasonal release of the year, Buzzsaw Brown, honors the historic heritage of the brewery’s hometown of Bend, Oregon. The town’s history extends back to when workers spent long, hard days in the sawmills on the banks of the Deschutes River. Buzzsaw Brown creates a tasty encore to … Continue reading

Beer Advent CalendarAdvent Beer Calendar 2008: Day 11: Delirium Noël

Today we head over to Belgium to visit a strong ale from Brouwerij Huyghe: Delirium Noël. That’s right, it’s the Christmas offering of their famous pink elephant Delirium Tremens. Their description of this beer is entirely in French, but here’s a (rough) translation: Born in 2000, this beer is brewed … Continue reading

Beer Advent CalendarAdvent Beer Calendar 2008: Day 10: Noel de Calabaza

Back to the Midwest today, where we’re visiting Michigan’s acclaimed Jolly Pumpkin, and their Noel de Calabaza. Jolly Pumpkin specializes in Belgian-style artisan ales, so it’s no surprise that their Christmas seasonal is a Belgian-style strong ale. And at 9% alcohol, you can bet that it is strong. Their own … Continue reading

BreweriesSiletz Brewing moving to Albany (Oregon)

Calapooia Brewing is a brewery located over in Albany, Oregon (just outside of Corvallis). I’ve never been, though I may have tried beer of theirs at the Oregon Brewers Festival. They also have a blog, on which I was surprised to read tonight that they are moving Siletz Brewing out … Continue reading