After last year’s sold-out inaugural event, Artisinful – The Portland Beer and Chocolate Festival returns for a second year to Culmination Brewing. Joining an already growing list of worthy beer events on Saturday, January 28th, Artisinful – The Portland Beer and Chocolate Festival will take place from Noon to 5:00pm.
Artisinful is an afternoon festival that brings together artisan chocolates and beer. In attendance in the Chocolate Hall will be over eight Portland area chocolatiers offering samples for you to enjoy as well as chocolate that you can be purchased to take home. When it comes to beers, there will be over 10 offerings all that are said to pair well with chocolate or have used chocolate in the beer itself.
Below is the full list of beers, chocolatiers, and other vendors.
Artisinful 2017 Breweries and Beer
Breakside Brewery 2016 Bourbon Aztec
Culmination Brewing Company 2016 Kriek Mythology
Culmination 2016 Peche – Debuting at Artisinful
Culmination 2016 Multnomah County Stout
Dragon’s Gate Brewery Le’ Morte D’Arthur A Belgian Chocolate Stout brewed with Belgian chocolate malts, organic cocoa nibs, and vanilla beans.
Flat Tail Brewing 2014 Big Green Brett Saison
Logsdon Barrel House & Taproom Kriek Vier Cherry Quad
Oakshire Brewing 2014 Imperial Apple Spiced Porter
Ruse Brewing 2016 Kriek – Debuting at Artisinful
The Commons Brewery Bourbon Little Brother
Upright Brewing 2015 Hearts Beat
Vanguard Brewing Lee’s Coconut Snowballs – An American Strong Ale brewed with toasted coconut
Yachats Brewing Vellela Black Currant Barrel Aged Mixed Culture Saison
Artisinful 2017 Chocolatiers
Color Me Portland
Ole Latte Coffee
Advance tickets are now on-sale for Artisinful – The Portland Beer and Chocolate Festival at $21.00 each ($23.15 after fees). Tickets can be purchased here. To enter Artisinful, each person must have his or her own ticket. Entry includes a 5 oz. Culmination Brewing tasting glass and 4 beer tickets. Additional beer tickets will be $2.00 each. Many of the beers will be one ticket each, but there will be a few two-ticket beers.
Each entry will also include a $5.00 Chocolate Certificate that can be redeemed from one of the chocolatiers at Artisinful for $5.00 of chocolate. This certificate will expire Saturday Jan 28th at 5:00pm and it can only be redeemed for chocolate during Artisinful.
Culmination Brewing 2117 Northeast Oregon Street Portland, OR 97232
D.J. is a Portland, Oregon based writer that spent his formative years in the Midwest. With over 25 years under his belt of drinking beer at festivals across America and the world, he has developed a strong appreciation and understanding of craft beer and the industry that surrounds it. He can be found in any of the great breweries or beer bars that make Portland the best beer city in the world. His writing can also be found in the archives of Northwest Brewing News and can be followed on Twitter and Instagram at @hopapalooza.