The BeerMongers 5th Anniversary Celebration

The BeerMongers 5th Anniversary

Five years ago on September 5th, Sean Campbell and Craig Gulla opened the doors to their new bottle shop, The BeerMongers. Since this time there have been a few changes that have taken place at this bottle shop, one owner left the business as the other brought in more bottle and draft selections. However, one thing remains constant, their knowledgeable employees. Read More…

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Brewing Industry’s Economic Impact

Beer Serves America Infographic

With us heading into Labor Day weekend here is some strong, positive news about how the brewing industry supports our American economy. New analysis from the Beer Institute reveals that each brewery job helps support and additional 45 jobs in other industries. Lets raise a glass to these 2 million American workers! Read More…

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Save Acadian Farms & Brewery

Save Acadian Farms & Brewery

Acadian Farms & Brewery is in need of some assistance from all of us to help keep their doors open in scenic Carson, Washington. This past May during and event at the small brewery and farm, a few select neighbors had an issue with some traffic issues near their rural location. This has now escalated enough where they will now have to go before a Hearing Examiner in Stevenson, WA to decide their fate on September 3rd. Read More…

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BJ’s Field Day IPA Live from the Hop Farm

Field Day IPA Hop Harvest

The beloved hop fields of the Willamette Valley are now beginning to be harvested. As these hops are harvested from the bines this means one thing, Fresh Hop beers are soon on their way.

On Friday, August 22nd, BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse will be making a pilgrimage to harvest some hops at Crosby Hop Farm in Woodburn, OR. Read More…

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Taplister To Continue On

Taplister

A few weeks back Kerry Finsand announced that Taplister would cease operations on Sunday, August 31st. Well things have changed and Taplister will continue on. Finsand has now found an entrepreneur that has a strong technical background, enjoys craft beer and is excited to improve on the great work that has already been done with Taplister. Read More…

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The Big Legrowlski Opens in the Pearl District

Abide at The Big Legrowski

The locations of strong, well managed craft beer focused establishments in Northwest Portland have been very limited over the years. Especially when comparing the ones currently located there to the ones in the other quadrants of Portland. Now residents and frequenters of Portland’s Pearl District have their very own growler fill station and draft beer bar. A few days ago The Big Legrowlski opened its doors at 812 NW Couch Street. Read More…

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Hop Valley Brewing To Increase Production By 75%

Hop Valley Brewing in Eugene, Oregon
Press Release:

EUGENE, OR. – Hop Valley Brewing Company is increasing production capacity by 75% to keep up with growing demand fueled by a new distributor and expansion into new geographic areas. Read More…

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Yakima Chief, Inc. and Hopunion LLC to Combine Operations

Yakima Chief & Hopunion

Press Release

Yakima Chief, Inc. of Sunnyside, WA and Hopunion LLC of Yakima, WA announced today that the companies are combining their worldwide operations under a new parent company, Yakima Chief-Hopunion LLC (“YCH”). YCH will acquire the equity and assets of both companies and related entities, effective July 31, 2014. Read More…

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This post was written by D.J. Paul on August 5, 2014

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10 Barrel Brewing Co. Voluntary Swill Recall

10 Barrel Swill Vending Machine
10 Barrel Brewing Company is conducting a voluntary recall of Swill in 12 and 22 ounce bottles. It has come to our attention that some of this product may be experiencing secondary fermentation in the bottle, causing over carbonation. This consistency issue does not meet 10 Barrel Brewing’s quality standards and, as a precaution, we are removing all inventory of Swill from our wholesalers and retail shelves and we are asking that consumers immediately dispose of any Swill already purchased. Read More…

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This post was written by admin on July 30, 2014

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Brewers Association Reports Sustained Growth for Craft

2014 Mid Year Craft Production Volume

Press Release:

Boulder, CO • July 28, 2014—Small and independent craft brewers enjoyed continued growth in the first half of 2014, according to new mid-year data released by the Brewers Association (BA), the not-for-profit trade association that represents the majority of U.S. breweries. American craft beer production volume increased 18 percent during the first half of the year. Read More…

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This post was written by admin on July 28, 2014

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