Weeks of Beer

A couple of notables “Beer Weeks” are in the news right now: Seattle Beer Week officially started today, and lasts through the 17th. SBW features a week and a half of fantastic events all over the city, making me totally envious (and thinking there should be a “Bend Beer Week”). … Continue reading

Red Chair IPA

Red Chair IPA is the latest in Deschutes Brewery‘s Bond Street Series, which along with Hop Trip and Hop Henge, rounds out a specialty offering of beers that “highlights a handful of our hop-forward beers that began at ‘the pub.’ ” Red Chair came to me the other day along … Continue reading

The June Session

The next Session (June’s edition) has been announced: it’s being hosted by Red, White, and Brew and the theme is “Drink Globally”: So, in honor of Global Craft Beer Forever, I pose everyone writes about the farthest brewery (including brewpubs) you have visited and specifically the best beer you had … Continue reading

Press Release: Bask In The Sun With A Beautiful Blonde … Ale

Michelob Brewing Co.’s seasonal Beach Bum Blonde Ale is crafted specially for summer Beach Bum Blonde Ale draws its deep golden color from a selection of pale and caramel barley malt and is brewed with imported Alsace and Hallertau hops, and Cascade and Willamette hops from the Pacific Northwest. Brewmasters … Continue reading

Press Release: Full Sail Receives Sustainable Tourism Award

Full Sail Brewing Company, nationally known for its award-winning beers, was recently honored by Travel Oregon and the Oregon Tourism Commission with their 2008 Sustainable Tourism Award. The award recognizes Full Sail’s leadership in socially responsible practices. Just in time for Earth Day, the brewery received the award on Sunday, … Continue reading

Press Release: Sierra Nevada Embraces Environmentally-Friendly Shipping

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. announced today another step toward environmentally-friendly shipping with the delivery of one of the first-ever Peterbilt Hybrid tractors. Traditionally, ground-based shipping is one of the least environmentally friendly aspects of operation in the brewing industry. The shipping trucks use enormous amounts of fossil fuels and have … Continue reading

Press Release: Full Sail Celebrates American Craft Beer Week

Brewery Invites you to “Meet the Brewer and the Beer” Brewers know the best way to celebrate is to brew a special beer, so to honor American Craft Beer Week (May 11 -17), Full Sail Brewing Company will release a new beer in their “Brewer’s Share” line up. This special … Continue reading