Tag Archives: Flat Tail Brewing

Mystery Beer!

On Saturday we were getting some growler fills at The Growler Guys and noticed that there was a shelf of bombers that were being sold for $1 each for each growler filled. My wife saw a label-less bottle that had “Try me if you dare” written on it and couldn’t resist grabbing it to see if I could figure out what it was. The only clues (before opening) were a faded Flat Tail Brewing bottle … Continue reading →

Weekend in review: Corvallis (again), Goses, and botanicals

This is a bit of a late writeup as the past weekend grows more distant, but it turns out we hit a lot of breweries and drank a lot of beer last weekend! On Saturday we visited Corvallis, my wife and I and our friends Paul and Sandi, and ended up stopping at six(!) places for the day before coming back home that evening. Sunday you’d think would be mellower but I ended up with … Continue reading →

Flat Tail Bourbon Big Fin Baltic Porter

Among the taster tray samples I tried at Flat Tail Brewing when we visited last month, the Bourbon Big Fin Baltic Porter wasn’t one of my initial picks, but the server was kind enough to bring a taster of it when I was deciding on a growler fill and I decided to go with it. This is a big beer to fill a growler with, at 10% abv! This is Flat Tail’s regular Big Fin … Continue reading →

Flat Tail Brewing

After visiting Block 15 Brewery during our day trip to Corvallis last weekend, my wife and I meandered over to check out Flat Tail Brewing, a scant walk of three blocks. Since we’d already had lunch and a full tour at the previous brewery, this was more of a scouting trip to sample some beers (and maybe an appetizer or two): but we hadn’t necessarily scheduled a lot of time as we didn’t know what … Continue reading →


Yesterday my wife and I took a day trip over to Corvallis to check out the beer scene: a long-overdue trip as the only time we ever pass through the area is on our way to the Coast, and Corvallis is now home to four breweries plus a number of other specialty beer stops. The main plan was to visit Block 15 Brewery, with a possible stop at Flat Tail Brewing as well; I had … Continue reading →