Scott Pelton

About Scott Pelton

I'm Co-Owner of Tap Trail and the Editor of the Tap Trail website. Let's have a pint! Email me at

Illuminati Brewing ending two-year run June 15

Tap Trail received the following Press Release from Illuminati Brewing Company. We want to raise our glasses to the brewery for making a run in an ever crowding industry. _______________________________________ Illuminati Brewing Co. of Bellingham will complete a two-year run of creating excellent handcrafted brews and delicious food on its final [...]

By |2019-06-11T13:13:31+00:00June 11th, 2019|

Aslan Depot packs two huge events into three day span

  Sometimes you just don't know what to do with it all. Bellingham's constant cycle of events, beer and food is just mouth watering. But Aslan Depot has really upped the game these next few days. Aslan Brewing opened Aslan Depot a year ago and now you'll have an opportunity to [...]

By |2019-01-22T15:14:30+00:00January 22nd, 2019|

Boundary Bay Brewing Co & Wander Brewing, brew Resilience IPA to benefit Camp Fire recovery efforts

Bellingham, Wash. - December 18, 2018 - On Wednesday, December 19, Bellingham breweries Boundary Bay Brewing Co. & Wander Brewing are each releasing Resilience IPA, Sierra Nevada Brewing Company’s nationwide fundraising brew. Sierra Nevada Brewing Comapny created the recipe for Resilience IPA and invited the craft beer community to brew and [...]

By |2018-12-19T13:15:13+00:00December 19th, 2018|

Tap Roundup 8/10

Pint Points Aslan has started a new program. Buy 1 pitcher of Classic Light and they'll get one tree planted. Drink for trees people! Aslan releases it's Blueberry Dojo bottles today @ Aslan Depot. It spent 15 months on blueberries! Twin Sisters Brewing Company and Beer Garden Bellingham's next cidery, Herb's [...]

By |2018-10-18T13:21:03+00:00August 10th, 2018|

Tap Roundup 8/3

Pint Points Happy International Beer Day!! Grab your passport and get out there and celebrate. Bellingham's newest hot beer location has officially opened. Bellingham Beer Garden and Twin Sisters Brewing are open. Details here. Bellingham Cider Company has adds brunch to it's menu starting this weekend at 10am Kulshan Brewing started [...]

By |2018-10-18T13:21:03+00:00August 3rd, 2018|

Twin Sisters Brewing Company and Bellingham Beer Garden Open

Bellingham's beer scene has grown leaps and bounds over these past four years. Each offering it's own unique aesthetic, ambiance and surroundings. It's been a blistering pace of brewery after brewery. Followed by our recent splurge on the missing link of cideries, that round out our city's tap selection. But our [...]

By |2018-10-18T13:21:03+00:00August 2nd, 2018|

Aslan to Release “Return of the Mack” cans Friday

Coming this Friday, August 3rd exclusively to The Aslan Depot. Return of the Mack - West Coast IPA 6.0% ABV // 50 IBU // 1.058 OG medium body + dank + crisp This is your classic West Coast IPA without the cloying caramel malt. Mashed with only the finest North American 2 [...]

By |2018-08-01T16:35:45+00:00August 1st, 2018|

Enjoy Hundred North Restaurant in the hop fields of Atwood Ales

BLAINE, WA, August 10th and 11th — Bellingham fine dining restaurant Hundred North and Belgian style farmhouse brewers Atwood Ales are partnering to bring the Pacific Northwest its own field dinner, in the style of chef Jim Denevan. Field dinners were conceived to bring diners away from restaurants and to integrate [...]

By |2018-10-18T13:21:03+00:00July 31st, 2018|

Bacon and Kegs Festival coming to Bellingham in August

Whatcom Center for Early Learning will present the 1st annual Bacon & Kegs Festival at the Depot Market Square on Sunday, August 26. The festival will feature beer and cider from PNW breweries, bacon-inspired foods from local vendors and live music from Baby Cakes, Lost at Last and Lindsay Street. Wondering [...]

By |2018-10-18T13:21:03+00:00July 31st, 2018|