Author: Kendall Jones

Freelance writer, freestyle beer drinker, and producer of the Washington Beer Blog.

Vaccination clinics at local breweries. Get a shot, get a beer

We’ve now reached the point that the vaccine is available to everyone. No more eligibility requirements, scrambling for appointments or wrestling with overworked websites. Just…

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Things We Don’t Say IPA – a beer that broaches a tough topic

I fear that a lot of you will stop reading this article as soon as you realize what it’s about. That’s the problem. Just take…

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Haze Fest at Reuben’s Brews, marks Seattle Beer Week, kind of

Looking at my Facebook memories is a little bit depressing right now. It’s Seattle Beer Week, as it has been for the past 12 years….

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Ballard’s Skål Beer Hall welcomes Sig Brewing for a Valhalla Dinner

Skål Beer Hall invites you to the next installment in its Valhalla Dinner Series. These events feature multi-course, paired beer dinners that include beer from…

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Sumerian Brewing expands its beverage portfolio with Squeeze Hard Seltzer

Another local brewery has ventured into the realm of hard seltzer. For most, such a move represents the first diversion away from beer, but for…

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It’s time we had a talk about hard seltzer

This is a different kind of post. It is both opinion and news. Most often, I focus on the latter and not the former, and…

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A very Seattle IPA from Lagunitas Brewing – Shilshole IPA

Not long ago, I visited the Lagunitas Brewing location in Seattle, aka The Taproom and Beer Sanctuary. I spent some time sipping beers with Dan…

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Cans of Bale Breaker's triple IPA.

Bale Breaker Brewing releasing its award-winning triple IPA

A few years back, the Washington Beer Blog partnered up with Adam Robbings (Reuben’s Brews) and Nat Pellman (Brouwer’s Cafe) to organize the Washington Hop…

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