Archive for September, 2014

10-02-14 Proper Terminology

BIAB pioneer Pat Hollingdale makes an appeal for more standardized terminology when sharing brewing recipes.

Widmers 30 beers for 30 years continues with Snow Plow Milk Stout & Old Embalmer Barleywine

The 30 beers for 30 years series of sequential, limited edition re-releases is up to 1999 & 2000 with Snow Plow Milk Stout and Old Embalmer Barleywine…

Crux celebrates the harvest with three fresh hop beers

Brewmaster Larry Sidor knows his hops, having worked in the industry before he became a brewer…

Better backpacking through science: beer concentrate from Pat’s Backcountry Beverages

An interesting alternative to packing cans in and empties out…

A busy weekend: Fresh hop fests in Hood River, Portland, Independence & more; Pacific NW Brew Cup in Astoria

Lots of fresh hops fest this weekend and more to come — I’ll see you at Hood River…

Fresh hop, festbiers, rare ciders Thursday; Zenger Farm Benefit Friday

Lots to do today and tomorropw, including supporting Zenger farms while trying beer flavoring tinctures such as pear and rosemary…

The Commons, Logsdon, deGarde make Draft Magazine’s national list of 25 Breweries You Should Know

Three Oregon breweries make Draft Magazine’s list of 25 new U.S. breweries that are making their mark — and great, innovative beers.

The Moose — Pamplemousse, that is — is on the loose

If life has been that bit boring lately what with the disappearance of the sun and all, maybe a visit from Sir Pamplemousse — and a pint of his fine, citrusy IPA — is just the tonic you need…here are three upcoming options:

09-25-14 Experimental Homebrewing

Denny Conn and Drew Beechum share tips from their book, Experimental Homebrewing: Mad Science in the Pursuit of Great Beer.

2014 Oregon Brewers Festival Generates $32.6 Million for Local Economy

The 2014 OBF generated an estimated $20.9 Million in direct, $6.1 Million in indirect (additional input purchases made by local businesses) and $5.5 Million in induced (expenditures by employees from wages paid by companies in direct contact wit…