Sierra Nevada’s first German-American collaboration Oktoberfest

The last two times I spoke with my mom, she raved about Sierra Nevada’s new, special-release Oktoberfest, and she badgered me to try it. I love a well-made Oktoberfest or Festbier as much as the next beer lover, such as Chuckanut’s delicious Festbier for example, but so many breweries these days [...]

2018-10-18T13:24:25-07:00

Oktoberfest! The Munich event, the beer style, Chuckanut’s upcoming event

Oktoberfest in Munich Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany, runs from the second-to-last Saturday in September through the first Sunday in October. It began more than 200 years ago as a wedding reception – featuring a horse race – after the Bavarian Crown Prince Ludwig married Princess Therese of Saxony-Hildburghausen. Over time, the [...]

2018-10-18T13:27:33-07:00

Sierra Nevada Brewing Launches Oktoberfest Video Game

Sierra Nevada is celebrating the release of it's Oktoberfest Beer with the release of an old-school video game. Head to the website, scroll down to the "Find Beers Near You" field and type in "Prost." Up will pop a video game where the goal is to collect water, hops, barley and yeast [...]

2015-08-17T12:44:48-07:00

Celebrate the coming of spring with Chuckanut Märzen

In celebration of March and the coming of spring, Chuckanut Brewery will be tapping its Märzen Lager this Friday, March 6, at 5:30 p.m. This malt-forward beer, which literally means March in German, has a deep golden hue, a smooth texture, a subtle sweetness and a gentle hop profile. Its mild [...]

2018-10-18T13:31:15-07:00