NewsOregon Beer News, 02/21/2013

Oregon Beer News for Thursday, February 21, 2013. News in beer and brewing from all around Oregon, including events, tastings, festivals, and more. If you have news to share, let me know!

Marketing/PRReceived: Deschutes River Ale

These arrived today from Deschutes Brewery: The newest addition to their year-round line of beers, Deschutes River Ale, a true session beer at 4% abv that’s set to be officially released on March 4th. I’m not entirely sure I’m sold on the label; the light, neon-esque blue is a little … Continue reading

NewsOregon Beer News, 02/20/2013

Oregon Beer News for Wednesday, February 20, 2013. News in beer and brewing from all around Oregon, including events, tastings, festivals, and more. If you have news to share, let me know!

EventsOld school beer at the Platypus Pub

In this era of craft beer it’s not too often that American macro beers are highlighted, and it’s definitely outré to serve them up in a beer bar—but Bend’s Platypus Pub is having some fun and doing just that, with their “Heritage Brew Fest” taking place tonight starting at 6pm. … Continue reading

NewsOregon Beer News, 02/19/2013

Oregon Beer News for Tuesday, February 19, 2013. News in beer and brewing from all around Oregon, including events, tastings, festivals, and more. If you have news to share, let me know!

EventsZwickelmania ’13 roundup

The fifth annual Oregon Craft Beer Zwickelmania is in the books, and, like last year, my wife and I were joined by our friends Paul and Sandi and we managed to visit seven Bend breweries over the course of the day. And yes, we played Bingo along the way! Here … Continue reading

The SessionThe next Session: Auditing beer

The next Session for March has been announced—it’s number 73, and in fact it’s the anniversary (month) of the very first Session post which took place in March of 2007!—and it’s being hosted by Adam at Pints and Pubs: “Beer Audit.” I’m interested to know if you take stock of the … Continue reading

EventsZwickelmania Bingo!

The other day in my post on tomorrow’s Zwickelmania I made a mention of a “Zwickelmania Bingo” game. Well last night and early this morning I hacked together just that: a Zwickelmania Bingo board generator! (Yes I am a web developer in addition to a beer geek.) Here’s how it … Continue reading

NewsOregon Beer News, 02/15/2013

Oregon Beer News for Friday, February 15, 2013. News in beer and brewing from all around Oregon, including events, tastings, festivals, and more. If you have news to share, let me know!

NewsOregon Beer News, 02/14/2013

Oregon Beer News for Thursday, February 14, 2013. News in beer and brewing from all around Oregon, including events, tastings, festivals, and more. If you have news to share, let me know!