German Beer Styles Defined

Tweet Just when you think you’ve nailed down all the different variations of beer, the distinctions between strains of hops, malts and yeasts, and sampled the flavors that make each beer-making region of the world unique to every other, a style pops up that you’ve never heard before… but that’s been around for ages. That’s […]

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Time To GerMAN Up

Tweet April is just around the corner, and with it, our first annual GermanFest on Saturday the 16th. We thought the Germans were overdue for a little appreciation, especially here in the Northwest, so we lined up some of the best local brewers and compiled an ambitious list of arcane German style brews not usually […]

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CellarFest 2: Return to the Basement

Tweet This Saturday, January 22nd, from 4pm to midnight, we’re re-opening the cellar and letting you guys experience a few surprises we’ve been saving all year. For those who missed last year’s CellarFest, the gist is this: high octane, rare beers from the West Coast’s (and one East Coast’s) best microbreweries. This year’s list is […]

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Firkin Mondays!

Tweet Mondays are the worst. Everyone’s always in a rotten mood to be back at work, the traffic’s usually the heaviest, and by the end of the day there’s not much to look forward to besides four more days of the grind. Until now, that is. Starting January 3rd, we’re making the term F’in’ Mondays […]

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CellarFest 2011

Tweet 2nd annual CellarFest January 22, 2011. 4pm-midnight $15 admission includes a souvenir glass and five tokens.  Limited number of advance tickets and more details are available here. List of beers so far: Alameda ’09 Papa Noel Barley Brown’s ’10 Havoc Imperial Stout Beer Valley ’09 Black Flag Bend ’09 Cherry Baltic Porter Cascade ’09 […]

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BelgianFest: The Deets

Tweet Yesterday, we broke down the full tap list for this Saturday’s BelgianFest. Today, we’re going to walk you through a couple important details about how we’re running the festival. If you’ve ever attended our AnniBREW or CellarFest events, then you’ve heard all this before and can scroll down past all the text and check […]

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Battle of the Belg!

Tweet Ya know, just one beer festival a year is for suckers. At least, that’s what our fearless leader decided last year around this time, and as a result of the chaotic brainstorm that followed CellarFest arose to great fanfare and even better turnout. And so the thirst for unquenchable crowds and ever more creative […]

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KillerBeerFest (Just the Facts)

Tweet Here’s a quick breakdown of the most important details for this Saturday’s event. What: The second anniversary party for Brewpublic featuring 22 beers primarily from Oregon and encompassing styles ranging from seasonal favorites like fresh hop beers, Oktoberfest and pumpkin ales to darker, more robust porters, stouts and strong ales, and rare Belgian style […]

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