On the taps will be three beers from each brewery, alongside an assortment of bottles and cans for onsite consumption or to-go. The opening tap list consists of:
ColdFire Czech Style Pilsner
ColdFire Kite String IPA
ColdFire Cumulus Tropicalus IPA
Alesong French 75
Alesong Terroir Project: Antiquum Farm
Alesong Señor Rhino
Wines for the month will also be from Eugene with King Estate Winery, which happens to be located next door to Alesong Brewing, and Capitello Wines.
On November 17th, the Alesong Brewing team will return for the Portland release of its 2021 Fall Bottle Release of Rhino Suit and Coconut Rhino Suit and couple of other limited releases. Learn more about this release by clicking here.
Also planned throughout Friends Giving are Meet the Brewer events and Black Friday. The team from ColdFire will be at Function for a Meet the Brewer on Friday, November 19th beginning at 6pm. This same weekend, ColdFire Eats will be in house from Thursday, November 18 – Sunday, November 21 serving up special Handstreched noodle bowls. Black Friday will take place on Friday, November 26th featuring dark, bold beers from both breweries. Follow Function PDX on Instagram to stay abreast of the events taking place during Eugene Friends Giving Portland Love.
Friends Giving with Alesong Brewing and ColdFire Brewing at Function PDX is open seven days a week at 2:00pm Monday – Thursday and at Noon Friday – Sunday.
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.