Archive for March, 2014

Synthetic yeast may make better beer

are we on the verge of better beer through genetics?

OSU beer archive, Farmhouse Ale Fest, Widmer Grand Reopening Party: the beer Here for Mar. 28 – Apr.3

Oregon beer history tonight, IPAs and farmhouse ales through the weekend and the Widmer Pub reopens Thursday to kick off the brewery’s 30th anniversary…it’s GOOD to be a Beervanan…

Full Sail named Craft Brewer of the Year

Beverage World Magazine named Full Sail for the honor thanks to 26 years of “sustainable stewardship, quality, consistency and operational ingenuity.”

Speaking of IPAs, Deschutes Fresh Squeezed is a hit, Widmer Blacklight is on the way

Deschutes Fresh Squeezed is a hit and Blacklight IPA, a collabo from Widmer and Boneyard celebrating Widmer’s 30th anniversary, will like be one too…

Bills & Brews aims to rid Washington of partisanship one sip at a time

Matt Laslo’s Bills and Brews series aims to take pols out of the media bubble and talk to them over a craft beer…an admirable idea, and you can be part of it thanks to B&B’s KIickstarter campaign, which is happening now…

New IPAs from Alaskan, New Belgium, Stone and Kona

Four fine new IPAs to try out…start with Stones Enjoy By 4/20 IPA, which will be removed from retailers shelves on that day…

Here’s the beer list for the Portland Farmhouse & Wild Ale Festival

It looks like a pretty amazing selection of beers for Saturday and Sunday at Saraveza…

03-27-14 Prairie Artisan Ales

Chase Healey of Prairie Artisan Ales in Tulsa, Oklahoma, talks about his quickly up-and-coming funky brewery and some of his tasty beers.

Czech it out: a brewery in a box

This Czech-built microbrewery in a shipping container might be just the ticket for some start-ups…

Irena Bierzynsky moves to Victory Brewing and Pennsylvania

Irena B, late of Lompoc, is leaving Oregon for a plum of a brewer’s job at Victory Brewing…you could buy her a farewell pint tonight…