NewsOregon Beer News, 03/20/2017

Oregon Beer News for Monday, March 20, 2017, the first day of spring. 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, 03/17/2017

Oregon Beer News for Friday, March 17, 2017 – St. Patrick’s Day! 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 Brewery Swivelhead Red

Arrived today, the latest in the Bond Street Series lineup from Deschutes Brewery: Swivelhead Red. The flyer says it’s an India Style Red Ale, 6.5% abv and 70 IBUs, and uses eight different hops: Millennium, Bravo, Willamette, U.S. Tettnang, Crystal, Northern Brewer, Triskel, and Summer. This is definitely one of … Continue reading

StylesLatest print article: Irish Stout, of course!

My latest print article in my local Bend Bulletin hit today: Forget green beer — drink Irish stout. Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, of course! I delve into the history of the style, with the obligatory Guinness mention, and touch base with a couple of local brewers: Mike White … Continue reading

NewsOregon Beer News, 03/16/2017

Oregon Beer News for Thursday, March 16, 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!

EventsFeckin Brewery’s 2nd annual Irish Craft Ale Festival

Yesterday I posted about Portland-based Kells Brew Pub’s first Irish Beer Festival, taking place this weekend; as it turns out, over in Oregon City, Feckin Brewery will be hosting their second annual Irish Craft Ale Festival this weekend as well, kicking off on Friday (St. Patrick’s Day of course). The … Continue reading

NewsOregon Beer News, 03/15/2017

Oregon Beer News for Wednesday, March 15, 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!

EventsThe inaugural Irish Beer Festival kicks off on St. Patrick’s Day

Portland, Oregon’s Kells Brew Pub is hosting the new Irish Beer Festival this weekend, starting on Friday, March 17—St. Patrick’s Day. The event will feature Irish-style beers and ciders from a dozen regional breweries, and will take place in Kells’ parking lot under a heated tent. From the press release: … Continue reading

NewsOregon Beer News, 03/14/2017

Oregon Beer News for Tuesday, March 14, 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 Cider News

A roundup of some of the cider news for Oregon that has come my way of late. The fourth annual Cider Rite of Spring returns this month, taking place on Saturday, March 25 from 12 to 6pm at The Evergreen in Portland. 30 different cider makers will be pouring nearly … Continue reading