Monthly Archives: April 2012

Received: This year’s Twilight Ale

I’ve noticed a pattern lately: when I go out of town for the weekend (vacation, Brewfest, whatever), a shipment of beer shows up at my door. This weekend it was Deschutes Brewery‘s 2012 edition of Twilight Summer Ale, a perennial favorite. I should have opened one up this weekend (after getting back from the Brewfest), it was so nice out. But there are more nice days coming.

Oregon Garden Brewfest: Brewer’s Tasting Dinner

On Thursday night, the Oregon Garden Resort hosted the Brewer’s Tasting Dinner precursor to the weekend’s Oregon Garden Brewfest: the first year they’ve done a beer-pairing dinner I believe. I’d been invited to attend (along with a number of other regional bloggers), both the Dinner and the OGBF the next day¬†(see my disclosure at the bottom of this post), so naturally doing what I do I took a number of pictures and wrote down notes. … Continue reading →

Some OGBF Dinner pics

There will longer posts coming (of course) but I thought I’d run a few pictures from last night’s Brewer’s Dinner at the Oregon Garden Brewfest.

No Oregon Beer News for the rest of the week

Sorry folks, between getting ready for the Oregon Garden Brewfest and other pressing matters, I won’t be getting an Oregon Beer News post out today or tomorrow. But hopefully I’ll be doing some blogging from the OGBF!