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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 Hops Night tonight at Belmont Station

Fresh Hop beers…now, haven’t I heard about that somewhere? Well, yes, we are in the middle of a tsunami of fresh hop beers, but now is no time to quit. Just as it’s our duty to eat all the fresh…

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…

All three Lupulin Ales now on tap at the Pilsner Room

Full Sail’s John Harris made a bunch of Lupulin Ale this year — three batches, in fact, each made with the same malt bill and bittering hops but each with a with a different fresh hop: Rainiers in Lupulin…

Rogue cuts out the middlemen

Rogue Ales new Independence Hop Ale is the Newport brewerys first beer brewed with hops from its own hop yard in Independence near Salem. The limited release fresh-hop beer will be on tap at the Rogue Ales pub, 1339 N.W….

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-…

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…

Three Versions of Lupulin Ale

Brewer John Harris with that transcendent — and almost empty — 15-year-old keg of Imperial Porter at the recent Portland toast to Full Sail’s 21st. Lucky old us: Full Sail’s John Harris made a bunch of Lupulin Ale this year…

Roots releases fresh hop Hopp-opotamus Friday, Oct. 3rd.

Roots brewers started their brew day while the other half of their crew picked up 60 pounds of just picked Nugget hops from Charlie Davidson’s hop farm. A blend of specialty malts makes up the backbone of their beer…

Full Sail toasts 21 years

Full Sail founder Irene Firmat leads the crowd at the Pilsner Room in a toast to Full Sail’s 21st year Wednesday night at the Pilsner Room. … wherin I had four of the best beers in a row that…