CANCELED – Beer releases, Women in Beer, and other news from Pike Brewing Company


UPDATE 3/12/2020 – – Pike Brewing announcement: “… we are regrettably canceling Women in Beer 2020. All ticket holders will be refunded. We hope you will consider making a donation to Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and Hawaiian Islands and supporting local women-owned and -made products.”

This month Pike Brewing is rolling out a bunch of new beers, celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day, and preparing for a very popular Seattle Beer Week event: Women in Beer, which takes place in May (tickets on sale March 8th). Here is more information about all of it from the brewery.

March Means Beer Madness at Pike

With nine brand new beers rolling in through March, and Seattle Beer Week’s biggest and most popular event of the year on the horizon, here’s what’s happening at Pike Brewing Company right now.

New Beers Now Pouring

Pike Third Story 100% WA IPA: A celebration of local ingredients featuring Skagit Valley Pilsner malt complemented by notes of citrus, passion fruit, and earthy pine from Yakima Valley-grown Citra, Mosaic, and Trident hops. 5.8%, draft only.

Pike Third Story Juicy IPA: A fruity, juicy IPA with a hint of pine. Low bitterness and tons of aroma from dry-hopping with Citra, Mosaic, and El Dorado hops. 7.2%, draft only.

Upcoming March Releases

Pike Third Story Juicy IPA #2: A tropical-forward, juicy IPA with a full mouthfeel and hazy hop glow. Low bitterness and tons of aroma from dry-hopping with Citra, Mosaic, and El Dorado hops. 6.4%, draft only.

Pike King of Cascadia Helles: Bright and mellow with redolent malts and a hint of spice from Saaz hops, this German-style lager finishes cleanly with just a touch of sweetness. A collaborative partnership between Pike and local co-op PCC Community Markets, the Pike King of Cascadia series supports our mutual nonprofit partner Long Live the Kings, whose efforts help restore wild salmon and support sustainable fishing in the PNW. 4.9%, available on draft and in four-packs of 16oz cans.

Pike Meeker IPA: Honoring PNW beer pioneer Ezra Meeker, aka Hop King of the World, this easy-drinking low-ABV IPA boasts notes of lime and pine from a healthy dose of Cashmere hops. 5%, available on draft and in six-packs of 12oz cans.

Pike Third Story Hazelnut Brown: Smooth and malty, this medium-body brown ale is accented by rich, nutty flavor from roasted hazelnuts. Draft only.

Pike Sour Saison: Featuring gentle fruity esters from farmhouse saison yeast, this subtle sour benefits from the introduction of Brettanomyces, Saccharomyces, and Lactobacillus. Draft only.

Women in Beer Tickets on Sale March 8

Tickets to Pike’s annual Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and Hawaiian Islands fundraiser, go on sale on International Women’s Day, Sunday, March 8! Held the Monday night of Seattle Beer Week, Women in Beer will land on May 11th this year. This celebration of craft beverages, local foods, and the women who make them is not to be missed. Sign up to receive an email when tickets go on sale here.

Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day at Pike

Tuesday, March 17th, join us at Tankard & Tun and The Pike Pub for St. Patrick’s Day. Celebrate with a pint of Pike Kilt Lifter or Pike XXXXX Stout and the annual performance of the Elliot Bay Pipe Band, Seattle’s highland bagpipe and drum band. Performing traditional and contemporary Celtic music, their roaming performance will begin in the First Avenue vestibule at 6pm and travel through the restaurants. Come early to hear them warming up in the Tankard & Tun Chef’s Loft!