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Holiday Ale Fest now Five days, Dec. 3rd-7th

Here’s the schedule for the 2008 Holiday Ale Festival, which will feature two dozen or more great seasonal beers, every one of ’em, hopes beer boss Preston Weesner, unique to the festival. Organizer Preston Weesner, above, was responsible for…

2008 GABF breaks record

Boulder, Colo. • Oct. 16, 2008 – The Great American Beer Festival, America’s greatest beer festival and competition, attracted beer lovers from across the world on October 9th, 10th, and 11th. This year’s event, held in Denver, Colorado, had…

Portland’s Fresh Hop Tastival was huge…

We’ll let some pictures tell the story about Saturday’s Oregon Bounty/ Oregon Brewers Guild Fresh Hop Tastival at Hopworks Urban Brewery… This would’ve been the festival to get to early in the day. By midafternoon, lots of beers had run…

Fresh Hop Tastival beer list

Rain did not deter determined beer sampling at the recent Hood River Hops festival; In Beervana, the Saturday forecast is partly sunny and very hoppy… Hopworks hosts the Oregon Brewers Guild Fresh Hop Tastival featuring more than 25 fresh hop…

Amnesia’a Octobeerfest Saturday, Oct. 11th

Kevin King and the Amnesia brewery… Owner/brewerKevin King has a proper Oktoberfest lager and an Imperial Vienna on tap for Saturday’s celebration, which will also feature authentic German food such as warm potato salad and a sausage plate, and an…

Beer list for the last two Fresh Hop Tastivals Oct. 18th and 25th

neither wind nor rain deterred these Hood River beer fans from the pursuit of fresh hop beers at the first Fresh Hop Tastival of 2008. There are two more Oregon Bounty/Oregon Brewers Guild Fresh Hop Beer Tastivals coming up: Noon-…

Fearless Oktoberfest Fri./Sat. Oct. 10th & 11th

Dig out your lederhosen and get ready to get your Polka for Fearless Oktoberfest, which will include Bavarian food specials, traditional dress, and polka music. The band will play from 7-9:30 pm on Saturday, October 11th. Last year the same…

Hood River Hops damp but great…

The ladz: muddy but unbowed. Rain does not deter Oregonians from good beer… …as you can see… Coming up: Portland’s Fresh Hop Tastival, noon-9 p.m., Sat., Oct 18th, HUB, 2944 S.E. Powell Blvd. Big Horse’s Vernon the Rabbit Slayer was…

Deschutes Fresh Hop festival Sat., Oct 18th

Deschutes Brewery will celebrate the hop harvest and bounty of fresh hops available in the Northwest by hosting a special fresh hop beer tasting and dinner at the Deschutes Brewery Mountain Room in Bend, OR. The brewery will be…

First Fresh Hop Tastival, Hood River Hops this weekend

The first of three Fresh Hop Tastivals sponsored by the Oregon Brewers Guild and Oregon Bounty is also the fifth annual Hood River Hops Fest on Saturday, Oct. 4. We don’t just grow and use hops here in the Pacific…