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Silver City Brewery Dinner at The Masonry

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Next Tuesday, The Masonry hosts a special brewery dinner with Silver City Brewing. Located in Seattle’s Lower Queen Anne neighborhood, The Masonry specializes in craft beer and woodfire pizza. The Silver City Brewing dinner will include five courses paired with five beers. Also, a very special toast featuring a rare treat from the Silver City…

Lowercase Brewing Offering Beer in Crowlers. Meet the “Mutumbo”

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You already know about growlers, and you already know about cans, but have you heard about crowlers? Somewhere between the glass jug and the normal aluminum can, the crowler™ is a single-use, filled-to-order, 32-ounce aluminum can. The vendor (usually a brewery) fills, caps, and labels the crowler at the time of purchase. At least, that’s…

3rd Annual Imperial IPA Invitational at The Sixgill on August 1st

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August 1st is National IPA Day and the folks at The Sixgill plans to celebrate in a big way. That is, with big IPAs. For the previous two years, the Imperial IPA Invitational happened at The Noble Fir in Ballard. This year, it’s moving to The Sixgill in Fremont. In case you’re unaware, The Noble…

Pints and Poses: Finding Nirvana with Beer

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- by North Seattle Sarah, Washington Beer Blog’s North Seattle Bureau Chief – Summer is such a tricky time for me.  On the one hand, I’m trying to get active and outdoors, look “okay” in a bathing suit (hey, I’m still single), stay in shape and clear my head.  On the other hand, summer is…

Bellevue Brewing Presents Beer Camp – Learn to Brew Like a Pro

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Bellevue Brewing Company is hosting a Beer Camp later this summer (August 18-22). The camp is for people wishing to advance their brewing knowledge and skill in a commercial brewery environment. It will cover everything from recipe creation to racking-out kegs full of fresh beer, and everything in between. They are looking for six, highly…

Anacortes Brewery’s 20th Anniversary Bash, Saturday July 26

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For 20 years the Rockfish Grill in Anacortes has been serving beers brewed right next door by Anacortes Brewing. On Saturday July 26, 2014, the brewery celebrates its 20th anniversary at the Heart of Anacortes, which is located directly behind the Rockfish Grill and Anacortes Brewery. Along with great beer from Anacortes Brewery and live…

Black Raven Releasing Splinters Strong Scotch Ale

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Tomorrow at noon the brewery unlocks the cage and lets another rare bird spread its wings. Be kind. Be polite. Remember, it’s only beer. Very good beer, but only beer. That said, tomorrow (Saturday, July 19) Black Raven Brewing releases this year’s version of Splinters Strong Scotch Ale, one of its barrel-aged masterpieces. “Last Splinters…

PNA Summer Beer Taste This Saturday in Seattle

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Just a quick not here to remind you all about Saturday’s PNA Beer Taste in Seattle. BEERZILLA! 9th Annual PNA Summer Beer Taste Saturday, July 19, 2014, 4-7 pm Phinney Center Lower Parking Lot Tickets: $25 for PNA members, $30 for General Public and $10 for Designated Drivers

Reuben’s Brews Phones Home with London Calling English Pale Ale

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Reuben’s Brews introduced a very special beer last night (July 16) at its brewery and tasting room in Ballard. If you’re a person who recognizes the name Ledley King, the event was even more special than the beer. Anyone who’s spoken with Adam Robbings, the Brewmaster and owner at Reuben’s Brews, is keenly aware of…

Yes, It’s Time to Start Thinking About Pumpkin Beer

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I don’t want to bring you down, but summer will not last forever. Don’t shoot the messenger; it’s actually Elysian Brewing that’s bumming you out with all this “autumn” nonsense. We have news about this  year’s Great Pumpkin Beer Festival. It’s silly and whimsical, which is a good thing for a beer festival. It has…