Northwest Beer News

Ninkasi Brewing Announces Expansion Plans

Yesterday Ninkasi Brewing Company announced plans for a major expansion to its operations in Eugene, Oregon. The company expects the project to be completed sometime…

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More New Breweries Coming to Ballard’s Redhook Brewery District

A couple months back, when Reuben’s Brews opened in Ballard, I suggested that we nickname the area the Redhook Brewery District. I have my reasons….

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Marination ma kai – The Best Beer Garden in Seattle?

I don’t usually do this. Typically, I don’t show such obvious favoritism. I do have my reasons for sharing this information beyond the fact that…

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Whiskey Ridge Brewing – Brewery, Distillery & Pub

Nestled up against the Cascade Mountains in the upper Stillaguamish valley, the town of Darrington got its name by accident. Back in 1895, the locals…

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Party This Sunday in Ballard, at Hilliard’s Beer

This Sunday (September 16), Hilliard’s Beer, along with Epic Ales, is hosting a fundraiser for Tilted Thunder Rail Birds, a local roller derby league. The…

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Enjoy the Parade, They are Coming

Folks, we live in a target-rich environment. They are gunning for us and I cannot blame them. That statement probably makes them sound more predatory…

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Naked City’s Expansion – Good News for Beer Drinkers

Naked City Brewery deserves its reputation as one of Washington’s most creative and daring breweries. Brewmaster Don Webb began brewing inspired beers in 2009 at…

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Harlot’s Harvest – Seasonal Release from Pike Brewing

Just in time for the changing of the seasons. (Heavy sigh.) Pike Brewing today announced the upcoming release of Harlot’s Harvest–a pumpkin-inspired brew with a…

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