Tag Archives: Oregon Brewers Festival

OBF Preview

I was invited to a special blogger preview of the Oregon Brewers Festival this year, which took place yesterday (Thursday) at one o’clock (right after the OBF opened). The purpose of the preview was to offer the “opportunity to taste 15 select beers that we have chosen as being outstanding or unique, with commentary from Noel Blake of the Oregon Brew Crew” and of course to write about the beers and give readers a good … Continue reading →

OBF 2011 Android app

If you’re an Android users (I am), there’s an Oregon Brewfest app available for your phone or tab: View all 85 beers in this year’s Oregon Brewers Festival. Sort the beers by Name, Brewer, Style, ABV, and IBU. View detailed information about beer and give it your own rating. Click on the menu to share with your friends about what beer you are drinking and what you think about it. Click on the brewer’s logo … Continue reading →

OBF Buzz Tent

In my previous beer picks post for this year’s Oregon Brewers Festival I did of course completely ignore the “Buzz Tent” beers. You remember the Buzz Tent: Each July, brewers from around the country send one single product to be poured in the main tents of the Oregon Brewers Festival. In addition, we’ve solicited a collection of beers from our participating brewers to feature in our Buzz Tent. These beers run the gambit from old … Continue reading →

My Oregon Brewers Festival beer picks (2011)

Looking over the expanded list of beers I published last week for the Oregon Brewers Festival, there are always a bunch that stand out and make it onto my “must try” list. I don’t know how good they will be, but I guarantee they will be interesting; I don’t know in past years that I’ve ever stuck to my own list 100%, but even so, here are my picks. (Also interesting to note that aside … Continue reading →

Oregon Brewfest list of beers

The list of beers for the Oregon Brewers Festival is published, and this year the Fest is pouring 85 different beers throughout the four-day event. (That’s not even counting the Buzz Tent beers!) The list was also sent out with details and descriptions (written by Gary Corbin) in a media release, so I’m running those here in an easy-to-scan format. They’re presented in alphabetical order by brewery name, and I’ve included the ABV and IBUs … Continue reading →