Northwest Beer News

A Bend brewery creates a whiskey with an Enumclaw distillery

Crux Fermentation Project of Bend, OR teamed up with Pursuit Distilling of Enumclaw, WA to create a straight bourbon whiskey.

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Portland’s Hair of the Dog Brewery announces it is shutting down

Portland’s esteemed and beloved Hair of the Dog Brewery is closing. Brewmaster and founder Alan Sprits is retiring.

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Fort George Brewery, Stout Month & surviving the perils of winter

Stout. It’s what they do! February is Stout Month at Fort George Brewing. Lots and lots of stouts flowing all month.

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Yakima’s Hop Capital Brewing merges with an Oregon brewery

A Yakima-based brewery just announced a merger with an Oregon brewery. Hop Capital Brewing merged with Ridgewalker Brewing. Let’s rewind for a moment. Hop Capital…

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Chuckanut Brewery opening Portland location on December 9th

About six months ago we shared the news that Chuckanut Brewery was opening another location, Chuckanut Beer Hall, bringing its award-winning beers to Portland, Oregon….

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A rare opportunity at Alesong Brewing and Blending

Thanksgiving weekend, Alesong hosts an open house for the public. No appointment necessary. Among other attractions, they’ll dig some gems out of the cellar. You…

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Fair Isle Brewing and WA Wild team up to protect Skagit River headwaters

The headwaters of the Skagit River lie in the mountains of British Columbia. Ultimately, that is the source of the river’s bounty. Fair Isle Brewing…

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The 2021 U.S. Hop Crop Report

Hopsteiner, one of the leading hop suppliers to the brewing industry, released its 2021 U.S. Hop Crop Report on October 24th. This is an initial…

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