Archive for the 'Seasonal beers' Category

A main event of the beer year: HOTD Dock Sale Saturday, Nov. 15th

Alan Sprints’ anniversary dock sales are true events in the Portland beer world and his 15th anniversary on Saturday should be a true party with tastings of some very special beers and the opportunity to buy cases of beer that…

What’s on at Deschutes Portland pub

Thanks once again to Chris Hudson and Deschutes Portland Pub brewer Cam O’Connor, here’s what’s pouring this week at Deschutes outpost in the Pearl: Portland Pub tap list for this week. 1. Mirror Pond Pale Ale 2. Cascade Ale 3….

Laurelwood Vinter Varmer, P Town Pale on the way

Vinter Varmer Release Brewer Chad Kennedy samples Vinter Varmer This perennial classic winter ale from our brew boys will be released at all our locations in town on this Friday, Nov 7th.Laurelwood Brewery & Pub, 5151 N.E. Stark Ave….

Abyss-O-Mania Reloaded

If you remember the buzz around Deschutes Brewery’s The Abyss last year, you know you’ll want to taste — and buy — early and often… The Abyss Launch Party / PORTLAND 10 pm-Midnight, Friday, November 14th Deschutes Brewery &…

Hair of the Dog’s Cherry Adam: a bargain at $10 a bottle

Cherry Adam From the Wood — barrel and cask-aged with 750 lbs. of fresh local black cherries… Alan Sprints anniversary sales are true events in the Portland beer world His 15th anniversary happens 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday, Nov….

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…

UK beer sales down

From Food Processing News, courtesy of Jeff Cawley: October 28, 2008 – UK Beer sales have declined in the second quarter of 2008 according to the British Beer and Pub Association, which blames high taxation levels, a weakening economy and…

The return of Double Black Stout

From the Redhook folks: After hearing numerous requests from craft beer drinkers across the country, Redhook Ale Brewery will reintroduce the cult classic craft brew Double Black Stout for a limited time.Originally created by the brewery in 1995, Redhook stopped…

Celebrate with seven years of Celebration Nov. 1st

At the 2007 OBF Brewers Parade, Bob Brewer took a Swiss army knife to his beer mug handle so he could hang it from his pocket. Then, being Bob Brewer, he took a photo of it and probably uploaded…

Deschutes Pub’s on-tap list for the week of Oct. 20th

Brewer Cam O’Connor with his first Portland-brewed beer, Armory XPA, a fine, big, balanced-yet-hoppy pale ale…Thanks to brewer Cam O’Connor and Northwest zone manager Chris Hudson,I can post this week’s tap list at the Deschutes Pub…thanks, gents! 1. Mirror Pond…