Cheese Wars II @ The Supreme Bean

Cheese Wars IIOn Tuesday July 19th The Supreme Bean at 29th & Willamette will host 16 Tons and Oakshire Brewing for CHEESE WARS II. July is Oregon Craft Beer Month with July 18-24 being focused on Eugene. Cheese Wars is a food-pairing showdown between two ancient beverages. We will feature 5 courses of cheese carefully selected by Oakshire’s cheese enthusiast extraordinaire Eriel Hoffmeier. Each cheese course will be paired with a beer and a wine. Brewmaster Matt Van Wyk will choose and present the beers, Isaac Silva of Estelle and OBM will choose and present the wines.

Which pairings work best only you can decide. Cheese Wars is a fantastic opportunity to learn about the processes of making beer, wine, and cheese. This is a fun and lively sit down affair! Tickets are limited. $20 includes all tasting and food (cheese and bread). Purchase tickets at 16 Tons or online at There is a 5:30 session and an 8pm session, each lasting approximately 2 hours.

About 16 Tons: Offering Eugene’s largest selection of fresh draft beer to go in eco friendly reusable containers. 16 Tons has 18 taps of rotating craft beers that are available to go or by the pint. 16 Tons has a rotating selection of 300+ craft beers and 250+ wines in bottles, Sake, Cider, and more. Located on the corner of 13th & High St. Contact Mike Coplin (541) 953-2530,

About Oakshire Brewing: Oakshire Brewing Company of Eugene, OR was founded in October 2006 by Native Oregonian brothers Jeff and Chris Althouse. With the singular goal of brewing the highest quality artisan beer, Oakshire has become recognized for consistently brewing fresh, unique and delicious beers in relatively small batches. Oakshire has an active blog on the web at and they also offer brewery tours and beer tasting at their brewery every Saturday from 12-4pm. The brewery is located at 1055 Madera Street in Eugene. They can be reached at or at (541) 688-4555.

About The Supreme Bean: The Supreme Bean Coffee Company came to life as a pioneer in the drive-thru coffee craze. We were one of the very first businesses to offer this new concept to caffeine-starved drivers in 1993. Since then we have worked hard to become your neighborhood gathering place. We still have the best espresso drinks anywhere and now offer a full food menu, beer and wine, and live music.