Saturday night on our way back into town from a family trip, we swung by the new Kobold Brewing taproom in downtown Redmond—The Vault. It was the grand opening and there was a big and lively crowd, and while we didn’t stay long (time enough for a beer and to … Continue reading
Summer is a busy time all around, with so many beer events that it’s tough to keep up. Busy for beer writers too, and this week I’ve got a full slate already without even getting to the daily Oregon Beer News posts—so much so that I won’t be doing the … Continue reading
Oregon Beer News for Wednesday, May 24, 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!
I haven’t written up a year-end retrospective post in awhile but this past 12 months felt like the year for it. There have been some interesting things going on in beer for 2016, on both the national and the local level, that are worth revisiting. No big revelations here, other … Continue reading
Oregon Beer News for Wednesday, March 16, 2016. News in beer and brewing from all around Oregon, including events, tastings, festivals, and more. If you have news to share, let me know!
Bend, Oregon’s newest brewery is one that slipped in under the radar, selling their first keg of beer to the Platypus Pub right at the end of 2015: Kobold Brewing. Owner and brewer Steve Anderson started out homebrewing (he’s a member of the Central Oregon Homebrewers Organization) and he’s starting out … Continue reading