BreweriesLatest print article: Goings-on at Worthy Brewing

My latest print article hit the stands today, wherein I profile some of this year’s big beer projects from Worthy Brewing: X-Hop beers on tap at Worthy Brewing. It’s actually more than just the X-Hop beers and my original cut of the piece was going to include the seasonal Peace Pipe … Continue reading

BreweriesNew Holland Brewing’s 2018 Beer Lineup

Michigan’s New Holland Brewing released their 2018 beer schedule, the second brewery to have done so (or at least send me the press release). Looks like a nice overall lineup, including a new beer mentioned in the press release: Holland, Michigan based craft brewer and distiller, New Holland Brewing, announces … Continue reading

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