Oregon Brewery and Event Reviews

Oregon Brewery and Event Reviews

Authored by PDXBeerGirl

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Allegory Brewing

Allegory Brewing

Allegory Brewing was launched this summer in McMinnville, Oregon, by David Sanguinetti, owner of The Bitter Monk bottle shop & taproom. The 7-barrel brew house is helmed by Head Brewer Charlie Van Meter, whose resume includes work at Yachats Brewing and Logsdon Farmhouse Ales. They recently released the first beers brewed on […]

Back Pedal Brewing

Back Pedal Brewing

Back Pedal Brewing was launched in 2015 by siblings Andrea and Chris Lins in Northwest Portland’s Pearl District. They also own and operate the Portland beer experiences BrewCycle and BrewBarge. Launched a couple years prior, BrewCycle has been the anchor for the space where Back Pedal Brewing was […]

Beer Events – September 2017

Beer Events – September 2017

Fresh Hops and Oktoberfests galore! If hoppy, aromatic beers delight you, you’re in luck. The end of the month features several fresh hop fests throughout the state, but the biggest are in Portland and Hood River. It’s also the month for German goodies, with several […]

Rusty Truck Brewing

Rusty Truck Brewing

Rusty Truck Brewing was established in 2011 by Brian Whitehead, and has been led by Head Brewer Jon Anderson for the last three years. Located in Lincoln City, Oregon, this growing brewery just recently signed with Point Blank Distributing to better get their beer to […]

Beer Events – August 2017

Beer Events – August 2017

Now that all of the big festivals have come and gone, it’s time to “wind down” with a few more focused beer events. If you haven’t already packed your month with summer activities, check these out. My event list is not meant to be all-inclusive, […]

Oregon Brewers Festival 2017

Oregon Brewers Festival 2017

The legendary Oregon Brewers Festival takes place on the last weekend of July every year. This year’s 30th Annual event took place from July 26th-30th, 2017, at the Tom McCall Waterfront Park in Portland, Oregon. The granddaddy of all beer parties in Oregon, the festival […]

Beer Weekend in Spokane

Beer Weekend in Spokane

I always plan to visit local breweries whenever I travel. This last weekend I journeyed to Spokane, Washington, to visit with family and made a point to seek out spots I hadn’t tried before. Just like in Portland, many new breweries have developed in the […]

Beer Events – July 2017

Beer Events – July 2017

July is another busy month for beer events! Cool off from the hot weather by drinking some refreshing local brews around the Portland area. My event list is not meant to be all-inclusive, but rather to highlight noteworthy events based on my own experience. Enjoy this […]

BrewFest in the Park 2017

BrewFest in the Park 2017

The first annual BrewFest in the Park took place from June 23rd-25th, 2017 at Overlook Park in Portland, Oregon. 40 different beer and cider companies were represented, offering over 60 drink options. While not a requirement for the event, most of the products were made […]

Ecliptic Brewing

Ecliptic Brewing

Ecliptic Brewing was launched in 2013 by brewer John Harris, an Oregon craft beer icon with an impressive resume. After working for McMenamins, Deschutes and Full Sail, Harris started his own venture, combining his love for beer with that of astronomy. Located in North Portland, […]