Top beer cities in the USA, plus a fabulous opportunity to visit them

And three of the Top 10 are in Washington! I normally don’t care too much for these kinds of “top beer city” lists, but there’s…

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Please participate in our Fresh Hop Beer Survey

I’m curious how you feel about fresh hop beer season, and I’d imagine a lot of local breweries and pubs are too, so I decided…

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NABA Beer Awards – WA brewers win big, but OR brewers win bigger

Northwest Breweries Win Big at 2021 NABA International Beer Awards Each year the North American Brewers Association hosts the International Beer Awards. Many people refer…

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Experience Bellingham beer with the Max Higbee Fall Crawl

Many beer lovers around Western Washington are familiar with the annual April Brews Day festival in Bellingham, which benefits Max Higbee Center. Understandably, the festival…

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Harvest report & two new varietals from Skagit Valley Malting

Moisture? Yes, heat, but moisture also affected this year’s harvest. Skagit Valley Malting recently released its annual harvest report. In all, it sounds like another…

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Two new breweries open today. And more on the way

Earlier this month I posted a story about new breweries opening in Washington, upcoming openings, and so on. The other day I shared word that…

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Hot August Nights, muscle cars and beer, Saturday at Sumerian Brewing

Sumerian Brewing in Woodinville often names its beers after classic rock songs. What goes better with rock-n-roll than muscle cars? This Saturday, you are invited…

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Deschutes Brewery named Official Beer of the Pac-12

Deschutes Brewery announces sponsorship deal with the Pac-12 Most often when you hear about deals like this, it involves beer industry giants like Anheuser-Busch and…

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