Brewery

Reach Break Brewing

Reach Break Brewing

Recently opened in January 2017, Reach Break Brewing is the newest location to join the beer family in Astoria (a small city on the northernmost coast of Oregon). Owned by brothers Josh and Jared Allison, as well as Finn Parker, Reach Break Brewing boasts the only sour beer […]

Labrewatory: A Craft Beer Lab

Labrewatory: A Craft Beer Lab

Opened in late 2015, Labrewatory is the “Craft Beer Lab” for parent company Portland Kettle Works. Intended for small batch brews by rotating guest brewers, Labrewatory utilizes a 5 barrel system to bring a constant rotation of delicious, experimental beers.   Quick Review Location: Rustic industrial mixed […]

Gigantic Brewing Company

Gigantic Brewing Company

Created by brewers Van Havig and Ben Love, Gigantic Brewing Company opened their doors in 2012 near Reed College in Southeast Portland, Oregon. They’ve aimed to stay small while carrying a gigantic presence. It’s obvious their focus is on being creative, whether it be with their […]

Beer Weekend in Seattle

Beer Weekend in Seattle

Seattle and Portland culture seem to be perpetually at odds, yet have striking similarities. As a resident of Portland, and an avid Timbers fan, I can’t say outright that I love Seattle. But when I went there for a weekend visit, I gained more respect […]

Port O’Pints Brewing Co

Port O’Pints Brewing Co

Based in the coastal city of Crescent City, California, Port O’Pints Brewing Co opened in early 2016. The small brewery may not look like much from the outside, but it houses a powerful brewing team, along with plenty of jovial customers in the taproom.   Quick Review Location: A […]