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Justifiably Proud, Pt. VI

Cascade Brewing takes home a bronze medal from its inaugural entry into the Great American Beer Festival PORTLAND, Ore. – Oct. 13, 2008 – Cascade Brewing Co.’s first entry into the prestigious Great American Brewers Festival (GABF) proved fruitful, with…

Justifiably Proud, Pt. V:

Pacific City, Ore.– With a sold out crowd, the Pelican Pub & Brewery won top honors over the three-day weekend at the 26th annual Great American Beer Festival (GABF)–receiving two highly sought-after medals: Gold for Surfer’s Summer Ale in…

Justifiably Proud, Pt. IV

Dry Hopped St.Rogue Red Leads Three-Medal Charge at GABF NEWPORT, OR., October 16, 2008 – Rogue Ales’ Dry-hopped Saint Rogue Red claimed the title of America’s best red ale, leading a three-medal finish for Rogue at the 27th Great American…

Justifiably proud, Pt. III

I didn’t include Henry Weinhard in the GABF medal tally for Oregon, because it’s now owned bt SAB-Miller, and many of the beers are brewed in City of Industry, Calif., or some similarly bucolic setting. But two of their four…

Justifi8ably Proud Pt. III

Oregon Reaffirms Position as America’s Beervana Oregon Wins Eleven Gold Medals at the 2008 Great American Beer Festival PORTLAND, Ore. (October 17, 2008) – Twelve Oregon breweries claimed a total of 21 medals at the 2008 Great American Beer Festival…

Justifiably Proud, pt. II

DESCHUTES BREWERY BRINGS HOME THREE MORE GREAT AMERICAN BEER FESTIVAL MEDALS (October 15, 2008 – Bend, OR) — Deschutes Brewery brought home three medals from the 2008 Great American Beer Festival Competition, the largest national beer competition that recognizes…

Justifiably proud

which is a series of press releases from GABF-winning breweries… FULL SAIL BREWING WINS TWO GOLD MEDALS AT THE GREAT AMERICAN BEER FESTIVAL Hood River Or- Full Sail Brewing Company recently claimed two gold medals at the 2008 Great American…

Oregon gains much gold at the 2008 Great American Beer Festival

It was a good year at the GABF for Oregon brewers: a couple won double gold and one — Pyramid, which brews most of its beer in Northwest Portland in Portland Brewing’s former brewery — won THREE golds (one…

Caldera IPA wins Swedish Gold

Caldera’s new IPA: Best can ever…I’m just sayin’… Caldera Brewing Co. recently won a gold medal for its India Pale Ale at the 2008 Stockholm Beer and Whiskey Fest held this last weekend in Stockholm, Sweden. Caldera won a…

Brewers Summer Games raise $5,600 for charity

The Pelican Pub & Brewery’s Fifth Annual Brewers Summer Games, held on June 21, raised over $5,600 which will be distributed to two local charities: Nestucca’s Booster Club and Caring Cabin. These funds were raised from beer, root beer,…