The summer season at The Suttle Lodge nestled along the shores of Suttle Lake in Deschutes National Forest kicks off later this month with an early preview with Laurelwood Brewing. Then in June the season will begin in earnest with weekly Wednesday Brewery Cookouts and Thursday Winery Pop-Ups.
Laurelwood Brewing will start off the Wednesday Brewery Cookouts on May 30th with the following event taking place a few weeks later when it begins its weekly summer 2018 run. Chef Jacob Rodriguez will bring together a special meal cooked on the lodge’s giant Traeger Grill that will be served outdoors in the scenic beer garden. Here’s the Summer 2018 schedule:
Wednesday Brewer Cookouts in the Beer Garden Cookouts will take place from 5-7pm on the Wednesdays listed below, with beer available by the glass and dinner $15-20 per person. No reservations necessary.
Then on Thursdays beginning June 7th, some of the Willamette Valley’s best known and up-and-coming wineries will set up a pop-up tasting room at The Suttle Lodge for guests and day visitors to sample local varietals on the back deck overlooking Suttle Lake. Here’s the Summer 2018 schedule:
Thursday Winery Pop-Ups Wine tastings will take place from 5-7pm on the Thursdays listed below. Tastings for lodge guests are free, and $12-20 per person for day visitors.
No advance reservations are necessary for the cookouts or tastings. For more information on each winery and brewery, as well as other summertime events at The Suttle Lodge, go to thesuttlelodge.com/happenings.
The Suttle Lodge 13300 US Highway 20 Sisters, OR 97759
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.