Yesterday I posted my thoughts and notes about the Brewer’s Tasting Dinner for the Oregon Garden Brewfest, so today is the rest of it: my review of the Brewfest (from attending on Friday). Interestingly the press release just came out yesterday highlighting the record attendance for this year’s Brewfest (6000 vs. 3200 last year which seems pretty respectable for Silverton) and the People’s Choice beer of the Fest—more on that in a bit. First off, … Continue reading →
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On Thursday night, the Oregon Garden Resort hosted the Brewer’s Tasting Dinner precursor to the weekend’s Oregon Garden Brewfest: the first year they’ve done a beer-pairing dinner I believe. I’d been invited to attend (along with a number of other regional bloggers), both the Dinner and the OGBF the next day (see my disclosure at the bottom of this post), so naturally doing what I do I took a number of pictures and wrote down notes. … Continue reading →
There will longer posts coming (of course) but I thought I’d run a few pictures from last night’s Brewer’s Dinner at the Oregon Garden Brewfest.
One week from today the Oregon Garden Brewfest kicks off over in Silverton, offering two days of beer tasting at the Grand Hall of the Oregon Garden, including beer from a number of (western) Oregon breweries that you may not have tried yet. I posted the beer list but more importantly, a list of my recommended beers—including the ones that I’m excited about trying since I’m going to be there. (Disclosure: I’ll be there on … Continue reading →
There’s a deal over on Groupon today for the Oregon Garden Brewfest that’s really good: Two Days at Beer Festival with Tasting Mugs for Two or Four on April 27 and 28 (Up to 55% Off) $25 for a $5o package This is a really good deal: the two-day (advance) package at the Brewfest costs $25 per person, and covers admission for both days, the mug, and 14 tasting tickets. (At $1 per ticket, that’s … Continue reading →