Seattle Beer Week kicks off on Thursday, May 12th and runs through Sunday, Mat 22nd. There are dozens of events happening around the Seattle area. Here’s what is happening at Naked City Brewery and Taphouse.
Naked City Ferments 8 Collaboration Beers, Taps 100 Regional Brews for Seattle Beer Week
When: May 12 – 22, 2016
Where: Naked City Brewery & Taphouse, 8564 Greenwood Avenue
Seattle, WA – Naked City is a major sponsor of Seattle Beer Week, one of the hippest craft beer festivals in America. With its legendary line-up of events, Naked City is once again at the epicenter of the celebrations, featuring eight special collaboration beers alongside 100 hand-selected, rare and beloved beers from Washington, Oregon, and beyond. Click here for the full List of Naked City’s collaboration beers, including an American light lager brewed with 21st Amendment’s co-founder Shaun O’Sullivan. All events feature themed food pairings from Chef Tessa Roberts.
Seattle Proper: The best beers in the Seattle city limits, featuring “fruit & other infusions, sours, & other rarities.” (5/12, 6-9pm).
Nanobrewery Night: The best beers from all the nanobreweries we could find all over Washington. On this epic night we celebrate the smallest of the small batch, hand-made, unique craft beers that make Washington so special. (5/13, 6-9pm).
Barleywood Squares: Craft beer celebrities compete in a hilarious, beer-centric version of the classic television gameshow, Hollywood Squares. Featuring legendary brewers and a variety of delicious beers. Hosted by Ninkasi & Naked City. (5/14, 12-3pm).
Battle of the Gorge: Washington vs. Oregon. Join us for a very special night as the famed breweries of the Columbia Gorge battle it out in a head-to-head blind taste test–Oregon vs. Washington. The five styles in the competition are: IPA, imperial IPA, saison, pilsner/lager, and stout. (5/16, 6-9pm).
Wood Aged Washington: We’ve collected it all for you in one place, for one night. The finest wood aged beers brewed in all of Washington State, from border to border to border, and everywhere in between. Talk hops with some of the finest brewers in our great state. (5/17, 6-9pm).
Oregon Night: Meet some of Oregon’s raddest brewers, including Jamie Floyd, founder of Ninkasi. Talk hops with with an all-star cast of brewers while tasting IPAs, fruit & herbal infusions, sours, & other rarities from many of Oregon’s finest breweries. (5/18, 6-9pm).
Washers Tournament: Naked City Brewing and Beardsley Public House present the Third Annual Naked Beardsley Washers Tournament (formerly Big Naked). The game of brewers is meant to be played with a beer in hand. Email to register your team today: [email protected] (5/21, 2-5pm).