Oregon's First 100% Certified Organic Brewery Turns 5!

Yesterday marked the fifth anniversary of Roots Organic Brewing, Oregon’s first 100% certified organic brewery. Despite a variety of obstacles, the brewery is still alive. So to celebrate Roots is throwing a party today Friday March 19, 2010. In a recent email founder Craig Nicholls states:

“Holy mother of all beer Gods, We have made it to year 5!!!! What a crazy ride it’s been, hop shortages, Grain shortages, economy drops out, what else could happen? ….. Don’t answer that! Well were going to party like it’s March 18th 2005. We will have our party on Friday, March 19th, with live music in the Roots Annex. Giveaways, $4.00 20 oz Pints, food specials and the release of our special anniversary beer!

“We will be doing prize giveaways every 2 hours, so ask you server for a ticket to win. Shirts, Growlers, Growler Cozies, Epic bottles from years past, and much more.

“Me, my wife and kids and all the staff at Roots want everyone to know how much we appreciate all the support you have shown through the good times and these rough times. Thank you from the bottom of our Hearts.”

Roots Organic Brewing is located at 1520 SE 7th Avenue, Portland, Oregon

For more information, call 503-235-7668