Announcing the Beer Lineup for Bremerton Summer Brewfest

We now know the beer lineup for the upcoming Bremerton Summer Brewfest, which takes place in downtown Bremerton on Saturday, July 12. The list of beer is impressive with some breweries bringing rare and interesting beers. Also, several breweries will be using a Randall. See the beer list below.

The Bremerton Summer Brewfest is organized and operated by the Washington Beer Commission, so you know it will be good. In all, 30 breweries will participate this year. Tickets and more information are available online from the official event website. Also, get tickets offline at any of the retail outlets (listed on the event website).

Brewfest 2011


Bainbridge Island Brewing
1) Kitsap CollaBEERation IPK (India Pale Kolsch)
IPA and Kolsch: two great tastes that taste great together! Bainbridge Island Brewing and Bremerton’s Der Blokken Brewery present a collaboration “IPK”; an experiment in combining light, refreshing German-style maltiness with a Northwest hop punch! 5.1% ABV / 40 IBU
2) Eagle Harbor IPA
Winner of a 2014 Washington Beer Awards Silver Medal! We thought about what makes a great every-day IPA, and returned to our Northwest roots. Eagle Harbor presents a firm hop aroma, supported by enough malt character to keep you coming back for more. 6.0% ABV / 60 IBU
3) Kommuter Kolsch
Kolsch is a light, malty German ale, brewed like a lager for maximum clarity and a bright, clean, refreshing taste.
5.0% ABV / 20 IBU
4) Summer Saison
Our seasonal Belgian farmhouse-style ale, Summer Saison is an effervescent, spicy and slightly tart beer brewed for those warm days in the garden.
6.5% ABV / 25 IBU

Brickyard Brewing
1) Brickyard IPA
Bodaciously dry hopped IPA, with citrus/pineapple aroma with a light floral note. A balanced flavor of citrus and pineapple. Cascade, Chinook, and Columbus hops. 7.2% ABV / 70 IBU
2) Concrete Blond Ale
Light golden, sweetly malty, and slightly fruity. It’s our summer beer of choice & meant to be enjoyed with friends outdoors. 5 % ABV


Der Blokken
1)Sacred Hop
Copper colored citrusy double ipa 8.5% /82 IBU
2)Rat City Red
Smooth irish red ale with a little extra hop kick. 6.7% ABV / 58 IBU
3) Brewers Choice Hibiscus Orange
Brewers choice beer poured through hibiscus and orange Randall.

Diamond Knot Craft Brewing
1) Porter (Randall – Almond Joy)
Our Possession Porter poured through a Randall. 5.7%
2) IPA
Our IPA is very hop-forward with aromas of grapefruit and cedar as well as a resinous bitterness imparted by additions of Galena and Columbus hops. A simple but expertly designed grain bill compliments the hops by imparting subtle caramel and malt characters. 6.2%
3) Blonde
With surprising complexity for such a light beer, the Blonde owes its depth to a diverse grain bill that creates a wonderful cereal-like malt character, while the Hallertauer hops lend just a touch of spicy bitterness. 4.2% ABV
4) Brown Ale
Six different malts and two type of hops come together in this beer to create a sublime blend of roasty, creamy and hoppy flavors. 6% ABV

Dick’s Brewing
1) Dick’s Mountain Amber Ale
A classic amber ale with large quantities of two special varieties of lightly roasted malts that contribute a deep malt profile to this very drinkable and attractive ale. The bittering hop addition is designed to achieve perfect balance; not too bitter and not too sweet-just right! Large additions of Northwest flavor and aroma hops give our Amber its delicious finish which lingers on the palate. 5.2% ABV / 35 IBU
2) Dick’s I.P.A.
An IPA hopped to the extreme! Magnificently aromatic Columbus hops from the Yakima Valley are added in large quantities during the boil and by dry hopping to achieve substantial bitterness, flavor and aroma. Fermentation is conducted as usual with our house ale yeast, contributing to a clean finish and allowing the hops to shine. 5.5% ABV / 95 IBU

Dirty Bucket Brewing
1) Hefen’ Pineapple
A light crisp Hefeweisen style ale, with all the fruity banana notes and a tart pineapple finish.
5% ABV / 23 IBU
2) Filthy Hoppin’ IPA
A perfectly balanced and smooth IPA.
6.4% ABV 72 IBU
3) Ruski Porridge Stout
A perfect combination of specialty malts, together with a special coffee blend and a healthy dose of oats. 5.5% ABV / IBU
4) Ruski Porridge Stout on Fresh Coffee Randall

Elysian Brewing
1) Dayglow
This is a beer with the insistent beat of hops, as driving and inevitable as a Full Moon party in Haad Rin. It drips with tropical, sunshiny Mosaic, and twinkles with touches of Eldorado and Centennial. A touch of wheat hazes the malt bill a bit around the edges, and the IBUs are stuck in the mid-sixties. 6.5% ABV
2) Night Owl
Our Original pumpkin ale – Night Owl is brewed with over 7 lbs. of pumpkin per barrel and includes seven different malt varieties, green and roasted pumpkin seeds, and pumpkin in the mash, boil and fermenter. Bittered with Magnum hops and spiced in conditioning with nutmeg, clove, cinnamon, ginger and allspice. 5.9% ABV.
3) Dragonstooth Stout Poured through Randall
Our Sturdy, malty, rich, velvety & smooth Dragontooth Stouat poured through a Randall of cracked espresso beans and muddled mint. 6.2% ABV / 36 IBU

Fish Brewing
1) Beyond the Pale Ale
A medium bodied pale ale with a rich and complex malt character. A bold blend of four different grains are wonderfully balanced by five complementary types of hops resulting in a smooth and refreshing libation. 5% ABV 35 IBU.
2) Organic IPA
A great organic beer with a rich, golden hue. Pale and crystal malts lay down a firm malt body, providing the backbone for and assertive hop profile featuring organic Pacific Gem. 6.7% ABV 42 IBU

Fremont Brewing
1) Interurban IPA
Interurban India Pale Ale offers the adventurous beer lover a warm embrace of roasted pale malt swirled with a hand-selected blend of flavor malts and filled with the rich spice of Chinook, Centennial, and Amarillo hops. 6.2% ABV / 80 IBU
2) Summerita
Our Summer Ale through a margarita-inspired randall…5.2% ABV / 45 IBU
3) Rotating Tap (Every two hours)
Bourbon Abominable (tapping at 12pm)
Aged in 15 year-old American oak whiskey barrels, Bourbon Abominable achieves distinct bourbon, oak, and vanilla flavors from barrel aging, balanced by chocolate roast malt, Noble hop aroma, and subtle spice. Warm up to it. Don’t Be Afraid To Be Abominable. 11%, 65 IBU
The Brother Imperial IPA (tapping at 2pm)
The Brother is a beast. Brewed with twice as much barley and 2.5 pounds of hops per keg. This ain’t no toy, boys ’n’ girls. This is a Northwest Imperial IPA. Hops first, hops last, and hops all the way through! 8.5%, 1 Billion IBU
The First Nail (tapping at 4pm)
An oatmeal stout of epic proportions with brewer’s licorice, smoked barley, and aged on cinnamon bark. The Nail pounds your palate, challenges your perception of all that you’ve known of beer, and leaves you wanting…another sip. 11.5% / 50 IBU

Georgetown Brewing
1) Lucille IPA poured through a Randall
Floral, citrusy and awesome. Anything so innocent and built like that just gotta be named Lucille. Poured through a Randall of ingredients TBA.
2) Roger’s Pilsner
Yakima grown Czech-style Sterling hops give this refreshing pilsner a spicy and earthy hop aroma. Malt character is accentuated by a Bavarian Lager Yeast that ferments dry but round and complex.

Hale’s Ales
1) Bourbon Barrel Aged Gold Rush
Part of Hale’s “Brewers Choice Series” of barrel aged beers, Hale’s Gold Rush is a Belgian gold aged for a year in bourbon barrels, then blended with fresh beer for just the right amount of bourbon and barrel flavor.
2) Hale’s Kolsch
A gold medal winner at the 2010 GABF Hale’s Kolsch is the ultimate light, warm weather beer. A traditional German light ale, kolsch is a centuries-old style that is built like a pilsner, but technically a top fermenting ale. 4.7% ABV

Harmon Brewing
1) Pt. Defiance IPA
Pt. Defiance IPA is brewed with 4 different malted barleys. Centennial, Columbus and Zythos hops provide the big hoppy flavor. Dry hopping with Zythos & Amarillo hops provides this beer’s hop aroma. 6.1% ABV / 70 IBU
2) Creamsicle Randall-Pinnacle Peak Pale
We use a special German malted barley to round out
The grain bill in this clean and crisp pale ale. Cascade and Citra hops. Provide a balanced citrus finish.
This special Randall was put together especially for todays festival. Whole quartered oranges, orange peel and zest along with whole Madigascar Vanilla beans creates this wonderful special treat.
4.4% ABV / 20 IBU

Hood Canal Brewery
1) Mt. Walker Wheat Ale
A session ale with citrus hop aroma and wheat flavor that linger on the tongue. 4% ABV
2) Hoods Head Smoked Amber
Everything you’d expect from an Amber Ale. Medium bodied, smooth & deftly balanced- with a twist, malted barley smoked with apple wood and alder. The result: nuanced smoky goodness, perfect for sipping. 5.5% ABV
3) Dabob Bay IPA
Prominent hop flavors provided by numerous hop additions during the boil and dry hopping gravity. 6% ABV 63 IBU

Laht Neppur Brewing
1) Peach Hefeweizen
American Hefeweizen with concentrated peach juice added to make a light and refreshing summertime ale. 5.2% ABV / 18 IBU
2) Alder Street Amber
Made with Carastan and Crystal malts our under-hopped Amber has a slightly sweet maltiness that makes it the perfect break from all over-hopped IPAs. 5.4 ABV / 27 IBU
Narrows Brewing
Tacoma 1) Amber Ale
Malty Amber Ale inspired by Vienna lagers. A foundation of bread and caramel flavor is lightly spiced with floral noble hops. 5.6% ABV
2) Belgian Blond
Lively yellow ale that’s both complex and refreshing. Abbey-style yeast provides layers of fruit flavor and moderate spice. 8.0% ABV

New Belgium Brewing
1) Hop Kitchen
American Pale Ale. 6.7% ABV
2) Snapshot Wheat
5% ABV
3) Lips of Faith Gratzer
4.6% ABV

Northwest Brewing
1) Crazy Bitch DIPA
With more than 4x the amount of hops as our Hoppy Bitch, Crazy Bitch explodes with hop flavor and aroma. You’ll find aromas of grapefruit, lemon zest, bright pine and various herbs from the irresponsibly copious doses of Yakima hops. 7.5% ABV / 100 IBU
2) Mango Weizen
MangoWeizen is an unfiltered Wheat beer that has components of both American and Bavarian styles. Fresh Mango puree is added during cold conditioning which creates a subtle flavor in the background and keeps this beer from not being too sweet. 5.3% ABV

Rainy Daze Brewing
1) Rainy City Red
A collaboration done with Silver City Brewery.
A hop forward Red that has been dry hopped twice.
6% ABV / 57 IBU
2) Hypocrite Double IPA
Light straw color,light body, big aroma
and hop flavor come through this well balanced double IPA.
Four different Hops were used to make this Gold Medal winning beer. 9% ABV / 100 IBU
3) Mind Funk Oatmeal Pale Stout
Let this one Funk up your senses, you see a pale yet you smell and taste the roasted notes of a stout.
7% ABV / 30 IBU
4) Rainy Rye IPA
Citra and Centennial hops come forward in this IPA.
But with over 35% Rye malt and Flaked Rye in the grain bill you also getthose slight pepper notes and smooth mouth feel from this Silver Medal winner. 7.6% ABV / 90 IBU
5) Sod Slayer ISA
A session IPA that we will be pouring through our Randall. A combination of Pilsen and Maris Ottter malts give this beer big flavor, and the copious amount of hops give you that big citrus thirst quenching quality you want in a Summer session beer. 4.5% ABV / 70 IBU

RAM Restaurant and Brewery
1) Barefoot Wit
A delicious summer brew featuring unmalted wheat, orange peel and coriander.
2) Big Red IPA
Our flagship IPA. Citra and Amarillo hops combine for a huge citrus hop flavor and aroma!

Silver City Brewery
1) Ridegtop Red Ale
Full-bodied and smooth with a sweet caramel flavor balanced with Northwest Liberty hops for a refreshing finish. 6% ABV and 15 IBU
2) Saint Florian IPA
Saint Florian IPA uses Washington grown Cascade & Columbus hops that are boldly citrus, floral and piney. 6.8% ABV / 55 IBU
3) Ziggy Zoggy Summer Lager
Ziggy Zoggy is an unfiltered lager that balances a crisp and elegant honey-like malt flavor with assertive, classic German hop character. 5% ABV 33 IBU
4) Fat Scotch Ale
Exceptionally smooth and malty, with a touch of peat character. 9.2% ABV/30 IBU.
5) Bourbon Barrel Aged Fat Scotch Ale
9.9% ABV
6) Sour POW’r –
Pear – Oat –Wheat Sour Ale 6.3% ABV
7) Silver City & Rainy Daze Brewery
Bremerton Beer Fest Collaboration Ale 6.5% ABV
8) Cask Conditioned Fred
Fat Scotch Ale & Ridgetop Red Blend 7.5% ABV
9) Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Stout
9.9% ABV

Slaughter County Brewing
Port Orchard
1) Luna Negra Belgian White
Blackberry/Anise Witbier — Our summer seasonal — A traditional Witbier with a Northwest twist. We removed the orange peel normally associated with Witbier, and replaced it with star anise, fresh, whole blackberries, and pinch of fresh crack black (pepper). The result is a refreshing summer beer with a blackberry licorice nose, a deep, opaque peach color, and a slight bite on the top of the tongue. ABV 5.0%
2) Roggenhasse Imperial Rye IPA
Honey, Citra Hops, Rye Malt — a giant mouth full of beer. Aggressively hopped, rich and full flavored all the way through to the lingering rye after-flavors. Rye makes up 50% of the malt bill and we’ve got nearly a pound of honey that went into every gallon produced.
3) Drama Queen Sour Kolsch
Our Gorst pilsner style ale fermented cold with a very stressed out ale yeast. Sharp wine on the nose, lemony citrus in the middle, finishing with grapefruit. A very approachable sourness throughout. 5.5% ABV / 41 IBU

Slippery Pig Brewery
1) Rhubarb
Our flagship beer. Malty and delicious. 10% ABV,
2) Rhubarb poured through Randall
Our flagship beer poured through a Randall containing strawberries. 10% ABV.

Sound Brewery
1) Monks Indiscretion
Dry hopped, and fermented with an aromatic Belgian yeast strain, Monk’s Indiscretion has an intense tropical hoppy aroma and flavor, with balanced bitterness. 10% ABV / 24 IBU
2) Sommerweizen German Style Kristallweizen
A common beer style in Southern Germany, the Sommerweizen is clear and clean with a delicate aroma of wheat, light fruit, and spice. Unfiltered yet clear, with a long lasting creamy head.
3) Humulo Nimbus
A towering thunderstorm of Northwest hops against a sky of clean, dry malt. Crisp yet eminently satisfying for the extreme hop lover, Humulo Nimbus has a balance that brings it all together into one seriously quaffable Double IPA. 8.5% ABV / 72 IBU

Top Rung Brewing
1) IPA
Featuring a blend of hops that taste like a sunny day in the woods, our year-round IPA is far more refreshing than it should be. 7.2% ABV
2) Hibiscus Saison
What happens when you add hibiscus flowers to a standard Saison? Insane color and slightly elevated fruit-like complexity. 6.2% ABV
3) Belgian Blonde
A golden ale with intense fruity and spicy flavors from a Belgian yeast strain. Like a Tripel, but with less alcohol. 8.3% ABV.

Twelve Bar Brews
1) Wicked Riff IPA
A dry balanced IPA brewed with five different hops and a slightly toasted malt character. 6.9% abv, 85 IBU
2) Turnaround Red
Lots of caramel malts give this beer a slightly sweet taste and ruby color. Six different hops combine to give a complex aroma, with Chinook hops to add a subtle pine aroma. 5.7%, 40 IBU
3) White Coffee Wicked Riff IPA
Our Riff IPA poured through a Randall of White Coffee.

Two Beers Brewing
1) Evo IPA
Northwest IPA, hopped with Yakima Valley Simcoe, Amarillo and Centennial, then aggressively dry-hopped with Simcoe and Columbus. Deep copper in color, it boasts a deep floral aroma with strong notes of grapefruit and tangerine citrus on the palate. 6.2% ABV / 70 IBU
2) Pilchuck Pilsner
One of our most traditional beers, Pilchuck is a Czech-style pilsner, hopped with Saaz and Perle hops. With a lightly sweet aroma and mild hop spiciness on the tongue, this is a refreshing take on an old style. 5% ABV / 38 IBU
3) Single Hop HBC 366: S.M.A.S.H.
IPA with experimental hop strain HBC 366 and two row malt 6.2% ABV / 70 IBU
4) Rotating Randall
Evo IPA with pineapple and jalapeños or with mango and grapefruit.

192 Brewing
1) Shticky Blonde
American version of the old world Kolsch style, with the addition of wild honey gathered from the foothills of Mount Rainier.
2) Kopper Rye
Dry styled amber ale brewed with a noticeable amount of rye malt, and a clean hoppy finish..
3) Brewer’s IPA
A well balanced IPA with a distinct hop nose and lingering finish.
4) Rocket IPA poured through Randall
Brewer’s Rocket IPA with Orange, Coriander, Cinnamon, Vanilla

7 Seas Brewing
Gig Harbor
1) Life Jacket Session IPA
ABV 4.8%
2) Cascadian Dark Ale
ABV 7.0%
3) Depth Finder IRA
ABV 5.9%


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