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Redhook Big Ballard Imperial IPA Release Event

How to reach perma-smile… get off work, drive to Redhook Brewery, attend special invite release party for great tasting beer with friends, neighbors, and strangers.  Pretty simple equation, I figure… 🙂  Summary: A great night with great people… potentially the best … Continue reading

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Snoqualmie Falls Steam Train Porter

Another dark beer on the blog tonight, Snoqualmie Steam Train Porter… it was a dark and stormy night when this was tasted and it went with the theme… what can I say?  At its most basic, this is a session porter… … Continue reading

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Cashmere Suffocator

The final beer to blog about from my trip to Cashmere Brewing… queue ominous music… The Suffocator… dum dum dee dum… Sounds ominous, but this brew is a teddy bear.  Not ABV-wise (8.6% ABV) but in the taste and texture … Continue reading

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Trade Route Lime

From the brewery formerly known as Laughing Budha, Trade Route Brewing Company presents their spring ale, Infidel Lime IPA.  For more information on the name change, check out the article on Beer Northwest.  Name change or not, though, they have … Continue reading

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Beer Wars

Beer Wars the movie launched tonight in select cities/theatres across the country.  I was lucky enough to get a ticket from Chandra representing New Century Brewing Company, so I decided to go.  Chandra, please note that I wouldn’t have gone and … Continue reading

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Hale’s Ales Nut Brown Ale

Another beer that has been in the fridge for quite a while and that need to be consumed… so I did the dirty deed and here we are with Hale’s Ales Nut Brown Ale.  This one pours a dark brown … Continue reading

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Samuel Smith’s Wheat Beer

So, after a few days in Germany it was time to return to my native land; good old Britain. A quick hop from Dusseldorf to the amazing Terminal 5 at Heathrow, a swift train to the city, and before I … Continue reading

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