The SessionThe Session #125: SMaSH Beers

This month’s edition of The Session is being hosted by friend and fellow beer blogger, Mark Lindner, the Bend Beer Librarian, and he’s chosen a topic deceptive in its simplicity: SMaSH Beers. Our local, annual SMaSH Fest, part of Central Oregon Beer Week, happened two weekends ago. Sadly, I missed it this year due … Continue reading

NewsOregon Beer News, 07/07/2017

Oregon Beer News for Friday, July 7, 2017. News in beer and brewing from all around Oregon, including events, tastings, festivals, and more. If you have news to share, let me know!

StylesLatest print article: Shandies, radlers, snakebites, oh my!

My latest print article for our local paper is out: Try a shandy this summer. I delve into what I consider great summer styles/mixers, shandies and radlers, and touch on snakebites a bit. And though I didn’t plan it, the timing was good: June 22 was National Radler Day. I’d encourage … Continue reading

NewsOregon Beer News, 07/06/2017

Oregon Beer News for Thursday, July 6, 2017. 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, 07/05/2017

Oregon Beer News for Wednesday, July 5, 2017. 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, 07/03/2017

Oregon Beer News for Monday, July 3, 2017. News in beer and brewing from all around Oregon, including events, tastings, festivals, and more. If you have news to share, let me know!

BreweriesSilver Moon Brewing’s pop-up pub for the holiday weekend

Bend’s Silver Moon Brewing is in the process of renovating their downtown taproom pub—a complete teardown and rebuild—and unfortunately they are not yet finished. However for the Independence Day holiday weekend, they are hosting a pop-up pub out behind the brewery downtown (same location, just in the back parking lot). … Continue reading