7 Tips For Sampling Craft Beer

7 Tips For Sampling Craft Beer

Apr 20, 2017

Close your eyes and imagine you’re at your favorite brewery—smell the hops, hear the bustle—with a completely unfamiliar tasting flight in front of you. A...

Read More
Your Guide to the 2016 Oregon Brewers Festival

Your Guide to the 2016 Oregon Brewers Festival

Jul 20, 2016

                                                 ...

Read More
8 of the Best Shandies to Enjoy This Summer

8 of the Best Shandies to Enjoy This Summer

Jul 19, 2016

Summer shandies, as the name suggests, are the perfect beer for the summer season: light, refreshing, and delicious. But what are they, exactly, and where...

Read More
Celebrate St. Arnold: Patron Saint of Beer

Celebrate St. Arnold: Patron Saint of Beer

Jul 12, 2016

It’s a well-known fact that Catholicism has a patron saint for everything: there’s a patron saint for beekeepers, another for clowns, and yet another for STDs. But the...

Read More
Put a Pin in America's Best Beer Festivals This July!

Put a Pin in America's Best Beer Festivals This July!

Jul 01, 2016

Well, summer is definitely upon us. It’s easy to tell even without looking at a weather report. How? By seeing how many beer festivals are...

Read More
Take a Look at the Newest Liquor Laws in America

Take a Look at the Newest Liquor Laws in America

Jun 19, 2016

A lot has happened in the American beer, wine, and spirits world since we last took a look at the country’s changing liquor laws. As...

Read More
Your Roadmap To Never-Ending Craft Beer Weeks

Your Roadmap To Never-Ending Craft Beer Weeks

May 26, 2016

American Craft Beer Week may be over, but don’t despair! The fun is never over, because craft beer week celebrations happen throughout the year all...

Read More
Celebrating Craft Beer at the Commons Brewery

Celebrating Craft Beer at the Commons Brewery

May 16, 2016

Get your growlers ready, because American Craft Beer Week is upon us once again! 2016 marks its 11th anniversary, celebrating America’s small independent craft breweries and...

Read More
Bringing Back The Brewster

Bringing Back The Brewster

Mar 08, 2016

It’s the most popular alcoholic beverage in the US, and the second most popular in the world. It’s also one of the oldest—first discovered during...

Read More
Breakside Brewery Q&A

Breakside Brewery Q&A

Jul 16, 2015

Recent tap list at the Milwaukie, OR location  As we eagerly anticipate the first annual Breakside Brewery Luau on Sunday, July 19th, brewmaster Ben Edmunds...

Read More
Cascade Barrel House and Tap it Tuesday

Cascade Barrel House and Tap it Tuesday

Jun 27, 2015

Kevin Martin from Cascade Barrel House graciously took the time to answer some questions I thought up to prep everyone for the Tap it Tuesday...

Read More
Q&A with Ashley Nesladek of Gigantic Brewing

Q&A with Ashley Nesladek of Gigantic Brewing

May 26, 2015

We recently had a chance for a brief Q&A with Gigantic Brewing’s tasting room manager and Jill of all trades, Ashley Nesladek. NWIPA is hosting...

Read More
Vermont IPAs

Vermont IPAs

May 08, 2015

Guest Post by Jeff Baker I’m not a native, but when I moved to Vermont thirteen years ago I quickly realized what a special place...

Read More
The Collaborative Process of Overdub Ale

The Collaborative Process of Overdub Ale

Apr 16, 2015

In the past few years, collaboration beers have  moved beyond brewers to include musicians, ice cream makers, coffee roasters and other craft industries. What is...

Read More
Ready For Lift Off

Ready For Lift Off

Mar 21, 2015

The official launch date for The Field Guide to Drinking in America is April 21st. Only one month away. The books have arrived, Niki is busy signing...

Read More