BreweriesOregon Trail Brewery

On our day trip to Corvallis last weekend, we hit up Block 15 Brewery (with an extensive tour) and Flat Tail Brewing, and with a little bit time left before we had to head back to Bend, my wife suggested we also check in on the Oregon Trail Brewery, Corvallis’ … Continue reading

EventsCentral Oregon Beer Week events, Saturday, May 26

Central Oregon Beer Week continues for the weekend and with more events lined up for today, Saturday the 26th. Starting to wind down a bit but don’t miss Mt. Bachelor’s Brewski event both today and tomorrow! Skiing and beer, what could be more “Central Oregon” that that? Specials Bend Ale Trail special … Continue reading

EventsCentral Oregon Beer Week events, Friday, May 25

Central Oregon Beer Week continues, with more great events lined up for today, Friday the 25th. TGIF! 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 … Continue reading

BreweriesFlat Tail Brewing

After visiting Block 15 Brewery during our day trip to Corvallis last weekend, my wife and I meandered over to check out Flat Tail Brewing, a scant walk of three blocks. Since we’d already had lunch and a full tour at the previous brewery, this was more of a scouting … Continue reading

EventsCentral Oregon Beer Week events, Thursday, May 24

Central Oregon Beer Week continues, with more great events lined up for today, Thursday the 24th. And in addition to the events below, the GETIT Shuttle will be running a special service from 4 to 9pm tonight between breweries and venues for a fantastic deal: To help keep the party groove moving … Continue reading

BloggingWin Beer for a Year (with the Bend Ale Trail)

The Bend Ale Trail is putting this contest on, which is very cool—and to be clear, the beer that you’ll win is from the Central Oregon breweries on the Ale Trail. So you will have to come here to enjoy it (oh darn, right?). There’s no need to pinch yourself, … Continue reading

EventsCentral Oregon Beer Week events, Wednesday, May 23

Central Oregon Beer Week continues, with more great events lined up for today, Wednesday the 23rd. Unfortunately though, the Wanderlust Backstage Beer Tour didn’t get enough numbers to make it a go, so they were not able to do that tour this time around, which is a shame because that sounded really … Continue reading

EventsCentral Oregon Beer Week in the media

Since getting this whole Central Oregon Beer Week started, there’s been good attention paid from various media sources, which is awesome. Here’s a roundup of what I know about (so far): Cascade Business News: They published a good article about both the Beer Week and the Central Oregon Brewers Guild … Continue reading

EventsCentral Oregon Beer Week events, Tuesday, May 22

Central Oregon Beer Week continues, with more great events lined 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 their … Continue reading

BreweriesBlock 15 Brewery

As I’d mentioned previously, my wife and I took a day trip over to Corvallis on Saturday to visit some of the local breweries and check out the growing beer scene. It turns out that Corvallis is a relatively easy jaunt that works well for day trips, being about a … Continue reading