Portland man visits 77 breweries in one day

On Saturday, Aug. 15 (2015), John Lovegrove of Portland, Oregon, along with beer writer Brian Yaeger and a film crew, completed the “Spirit of 77 Breweries Challenge” by visiting 77 Portland-area breweries within a 24-hour period. This broke Lovegrove’s 2012 record of visiting 50 breweries in one day, and it more [...]

By |2018-10-18T13:27:37+00:00August 17th, 2015|

Craft Brewers Conference and BrewExpo Begins in Portland

The Craft Brewers Conference runs from April 14th - April 17th in Portland, Oregon. This is no small affair, as you can see from this photos of last year's conference in Denver, Colorado. There will be over 15,000 attendees, 575 businesses, and 16o presenters. Portland last hosted the conference in 2001, [...]

By |2018-10-18T13:29:01+00:00April 13th, 2015|

Winners of Oregon Beer Awards Announced

Oregon's Willamette Weekly created the Oregon Beer Awards to honor the best breweries, tap houses, bars, beers and festivals. We were happy to see former Chuckanut Brewery Head Brewer, Josh Pfriem's brewery win! Here are the winners! Best New Brewery Buoy Beer Company – 49pts StormBreaker Brewing – 40pts Ex Novo [...]

By |2018-10-18T13:31:27+00:00February 24th, 2015|