What’s trending in beer? Good question… covid broke our crystal balls.
This Thursday, December 9th, the next chapter of Chuckanut Brewery’s history begins as they open their new P Nut Beer Hall in Southeast Portland. Located on the corner of SE … Continue Reading First Look: Chuckanut Brewery’s P Nut Beer Hall
Last night I made a visit to my favorite watering hole in Portland, The BeerMongers, on the occasion of their 12th anniversary. While my constitution may have restrained how much … Continue Reading Sustaining Craft Beer Community
The craft beer industry, over the past decade, has seen a myriad of changes, all at a mind-numbing pace. We’ve seen shifts in state regulations resulting in the explosive growth … Continue Reading Assembly Brewing Sets Course for the Future by Channeling the Past
Vagabond Brewing’s newest location just opened yesterday in SE Portland and features great beer, food, and an ambiance like nowhere else in town.
We’ve all been there… Those late, last-call nights, where the words blur together, yet the funniest and most memorable conversations are often conjured after a few too many. Such is … Continue Reading Drunk Herstory: A Night of Tipsy Storytelling
While everyone knows about the neighborhood focused brewpubs and restaurants of Portland, you less often hear about the role markets play as a local gathering place. Such is the case … Continue Reading West Coast Grocery Co. Now Open
On the regular, I have friends that come to town who want to experience as much of the beer scene as they can within a day or even half a … Continue Reading Achieving Beervana with BREWVANA
Each year the packed schedule of PDX Beer Week can often cause larger events to overshadow the smaller ones. Though in my experience, it’s the smaller, more intimate events that … Continue Reading Pink Boots Tap Takeover & Panel Discussion Thursday
Any visit to Portland can seem intimidating, especially if you’re wanting to cover as much ground as possible, but are just passing through for a quick visit. No matter your … Continue Reading 8 Brewpubs & Taprooms to Visit in SE Portland
Over the past week I’ve been to two local Portland breweries, one an established larger brewer and the other a smaller upstart, and both had a new Hazy IPA on … Continue Reading The Haze Hype and How to Navigate It
After less than a full month of preparation, the crew at Modern Times is today celebrating the opening of their new Portland location, The Belmont Fermentorium. For all the details … Continue Reading Modern Times Belmont Fermentorium Now Open
Living in Portland, there’s always a pop-up of something happening… Jamaican food, a Fresh Hop Festival, Hand-Made Goods – you name it, Portland has a pop-up for it. Though this … Continue Reading Small Bar – A PDX Pop-Up Event
Between now and April I will be writing 3 to 4 blog posts a month, as part of my full time job at a local craft beverage software company. And … Continue Reading Buzzwords, Branding and You
If you love good beer, live in Portland, and didn’t realize Modern Times was coming to town, you might want to sit down… Their new location, soon to be baptized … Continue Reading Modern Times Belmont Fermentorium Opening Soon