Monthly Archives: May 2012

First Central Oregon Beer Week in the can; thank you!

The very first Central Oregon Beer Week wrapped up yesterday, and overall I think it went very well! Yes there were a few hitches and hiccups here and there but from what I was able to get out and see, people were having a good time and things were going well. Of course we already have a list of ideas for next year, and very soon the website will likewise have a “suggestion” form so … Continue reading →

Checking in on Crux Fermentation Project

This weekend as we were out and about I decided to stop in at Crux Fermentation Project to (at least) check out the building’s new paint job (chronicled this past week here) and maybe get a picture or two. As luck would have it, two of the new brewery’s partners, Paul Evers and Dave Wilson, were on-hand and they welcomed us in to check out the facility and give an impromptu tour of the space. … Continue reading →

GoodLife and Worthy Brewing collaboration

On Friday the 25th, one of Bend’s newest breweries, GoodLife Brewing, teamed up with yet-to-open Worthy Brewing to brew up a collaboration beer they’re calling “The Good and Worthy.” I was able to stop by on my lunch break to chat a bit with the brewers (GoodLife’s Curt Plants and new assistant brewer Jeff Schauland, and Worthy’s Chad Kennedy) and grab a few pictures. The local TV news was there in the morning and has … Continue reading →

Central Oregon Beer Week events, Sunday, May 27 (final!)

It’s the final day of Central Oregon Beer Week! I hope everyone has been enjoying the beer and events that have been going on through the week, and there are a few more events┬álined up for today. Specials Bend Ale Trail special all week long Anyone who completes the Bend Ale Trail during the Week will get a special, limited edition Bend Ale Trail koozie! Specials at Cascade West Cascade West will have 12 of … Continue reading →