Beer Travel

BIG Swig, an event featuring Breweries in the Gorge on October 27

It’s a unique part of the world, and I don’t use the term unique lightly. It’s where the mighty Columbia River carves its way through the majestic…

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Russian River Brewing opens its new beer mecca in Windsor, CA

  Last Thursday, October 11, Russian River Brewing Company opened a new, huge facility not far from its existing brewery and pub in Santa Rosa. More…

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Brewery crawling in downtown Spokane

  A comprehensive beer tour of the Spokane area would take days to complete. Depending on where you draw the lines, there are now more than…

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Celebrate the Vancouver, BC beer scene at the VCBW Beer Festival

  Our beer loving brothers and sisters to the north are currently in the midst of celebrating Vancouver Craft Beer Week, which kicked off on…

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Beer touring in Monterey – California’s Central Coast

  There are plenty of reasons why you might find yourself in the beautiful part of the world known as the Central Coast and, more specifically,…

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Beer hunting in the Valley of the Sun

  The first time I went beer hunting in the Phoenix area was 2005, when I discovered that good beer was woefully rare in the…

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April is Idaho Craft Beer Month

Looking for a beer-focused, springtime getaway? Idaho celebrates craft beer during the month of April — Idaho Craft Beer Month — making it a great time…

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Trekking on the Kirkland brewery trail

  As a Seattleite, sometimes the low-hanging fruit is the most difficult to reach. I’d blame the traffic, but that’s a lame excuse. I was…

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