Archive for September, 2013

A ‘pumpkin beer like no other’

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

Once in a very rare while a press release shows up that simply must be run in it’s entirety. Witness: He Said let’s brew a dark beer with pumpkin and spices and put it in a light colored can. He Said let’s brew a light beer with pumpkin and spices and put it in a […]

Oregon Brewers Festival impact = $31 million

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

The economic impact of the 2013 Oregon Brewers Festival (OBF) was $31.2 million, according to a study conducted by an Eastern Oregon University class. Jeff Dense, professor of political science at Eastern Oregon University, and his POLS 316 Politics and Beer class, administered 748 on-site interviews at the event in downtown Portland between July 24 […]

Great American Beer Bars honored

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

CraftBeer.com — the Brewers Association website for beer lovers — has announced the winners in voting for “Great American Beer Bar.” Readers selected their favorite bars in each of five U.S. geographical regions as well as picking overall winners. Overall Winners First Place: Mekong Restaurant, Richmond, VA Second Place: HopCat, Grand Rapids, MI Third Place: […]