BeersCigar City Brewing’s 2018 Beer Lineup, refreshed logo

Some breweries are starting to release their beer lineup schedules for the new year, so even though it’s earlier than I was posting these at the beginning of this year, I’ll start publishing them now. First up is Florida’s Cigar City Brewing, who not only shared their 2018 beer lineup … Continue reading

BreweriesLompoc Brewing’s Hedge House to close

Surprising news from Lompoc Brewing on Sunday, announcing the closure of their Hedge House Pub on southeast Division Street in Portland. The last day will be Tuesday, November 28. Here’s the statement from owner Jerry Fechter from the press release: “We’d like to thank our staff, customers, friends, family, and … Continue reading

BreweriesSteens Mountain Brewing’s new taproom is open

Burns, Oregon-based Steens Mountain Brewing Company, the only brewery in Harney County and whom I wrote about last year, has been working on opening a new taproom this fall. It had been something they’d been working on for awhile, and in October they announced where it would be: Drum roll … Continue reading

BeersWild Ride Brewing releases ALS research benefit lager

Wild Ride Brewing of Redmond, Oregon, is releasing a special beer that will raise money for ALS (Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) this week, an amber lager named Brenna A. This is named after a fishing vessel, from the Discovery televion show Deadliest Catch, captained by Captain Sean Dwyer. Here is the content … Continue reading

BreweriesCongrats to Oregon’s winners at the 2017 GABF

The Great American Beer Festival awards ceremony took place today, announcing the winners of a competition that has a rather amazing set of logisitics behind it for a beer judging event: First off, huge congratulations to all of the winners this year: to be able to stand out among nearly … Continue reading

BreweriesSilver Moon Brewing’s renovated pub (pictures)

Bend’s Silver Moon Brewing re-opened their downtown pub to the public this week, after five months of renovations originally slated to last six weeks. Next weekend, on Friday, October 13 and Saturday, October 14, they are holding their grand re-opening with live music returning to the venue. Last week the … Continue reading

BreweriesSilver Moon Brewing pub re-opens next week

Bend’s Silver Moon Brewing closed their downtown pub back in May for much-needed renovations. The original plan was to be complete and open again in June, but as is often the case with big construction projects, it strung out through the summer. Then end is here now! They were hoping … Continue reading