Oregon Brewery and Event Reviews

Oregon Brewery and Event Reviews

Join me in exploring the rich beer culture that Oregon has to offer

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Assembly Brewing Set to Open on SE Foster

Assembly Brewing Set to Open on SE Foster

This Saturday, Assembly Brewing will softly open to the public after several years of planning and construction. Located off Foster and 61st in Southeast Portland, they aim to add a brewpub experience to an area most commonly associated with dive bars, food carts, and strip […]

January 2019 Beer Event Roundup

January 2019 Beer Event Roundup

Well hello, January 2019. Have you recovered from the Holidays? I’m almost there, and I think drinking boozy barrel-aged beers over several weekends might do the trick. Plus, I miss my beer friends! Below you’ll find a selection of events happening around Oregon. This list […]

Top Five Beer Picks from 2018

Top Five Beer Picks from 2018

Beer of the Week is cool and all, but top five beers of the year? Now that’s something that carries a bit more weight. How does one choose the tastiest brews they’ve had throughout an entire year? Through the miracle that is Untappd, I’m able […]

Coolships in Oregon: A Trend for 2018 and Beyond

Coolships in Oregon: A Trend for 2018 and Beyond

In September, I co-wrote an article with Pete Dunlop for the Oregon Beer Growler about coolships in Oregon. The article ended up being much smaller than we anticipated, and most of the information that we had collected had to be paired down significantly. Over the […]

Beer of the Week

Beer of the Week

Beer of the Week is a weekly feature of PDXBeerGirl’s. Interested in being featured? Reach out and let me know. This post will be updated each week with new beers. Find each beer on Instagram first! December 13th, 2018 BOTW – Sno’d In Winter Ale […]

Best Beers from the 2018 Holiday Ale Festival

Best Beers from the 2018 Holiday Ale Festival

Each year, the Pioneer Courthouse Square in Downtown Portland is transformed for the Holiday Ale Festival. It looks so different, that it’s hard to recognize where you are once you’re inside. This festival is one of my favorites, as it showcases rich, seasonal beers from […]

The Best Beers to Bring Home for Thanksgiving This Year

The Best Beers to Bring Home for Thanksgiving This Year

Turkey smothered in gravy, green bean casserole, pumpkin pie, and football – I know what I’m thankful for in 2018. However, what everyone doesn’t think about is getting the best thanksgiving beers to go with the delicious occasion. Holly and I went on a mission […]

Ferment Brewing Company Opens on Hood River Waterfront

Ferment Brewing Company Opens on Hood River Waterfront

Ferment Brewing opened in August of this year on the waterfront in Hood River, Oregon. Owners Dan and Jennifer Peterson put down roots in the area several years prior, working for area breweries and restaurants before deciding to open their own joint venture. Dan’s brewery […]

Night Out with PDXBeerGirl & Ex Novo Brewing

Night Out with PDXBeerGirl & Ex Novo Brewing

Night Out with PDXBeerGirl is an event aimed at giving you an exclusive tour, tasting, and pairing at some of Holly’s favorite craft beer spots around Portland. I chose Ex Novo Brewing because they have an awesome brewery experience, quality beer, and wonderfully nice people that run […]

Author Mead Co, a First Look

Author Mead Co, a First Look

Author Mead Co. invited me up for a visit at the end of the summer, and I’m excited to share what I found with you. They’re a new meadery based out of Vancouver, Washington, that launched earlier in 2018. If your experience with mead is […]