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Pike Brewing Invites You to 25th Anniversary Celebration

- By Kendall Jones, Washington Beer Blog – It’s hard to imagine the Seattle skyline without the Space Needle and it is equally hard to imagine the Seattle beer scene without Charles and Rose Ann Finkel. The founders of Pike Brewing are omnipresent ambassadors of craft beer and for 25 years the tireless two have[.....]

Washington Breweries Support Nearly 600,000 Jobs

- By Kendall Jones, Washington Beer Blog – Raise a toast to your local brewery and thank it for creating so many jobs while it brews your favorite libation. Each job in a brewery supports 45 jobs in other, related industries. That means Washington’s breweries support nearly 600,000 jobs. New data proves what many have[.....]

Elysian Brewing’s Latest Collaboration Beer

- by Kendall Jones, Washington Beer Blog – We just got word that Seattle’s Elysian Brewing teamed up with Boise’s Payette Brewing to concoct a new beer: Huckleberry Berliner Weisse. The beer will be released at all Elysian locations on Friday, August 29, and also at Payette Brewing on September 5. The beer made use[.....]

Local Burgers & Brews in Bellevue

- by Kendall Jones, Washington Beer Blog – A new burger joint just opened on Main Street in downtown Bellevue. Local Burger is brought to you by the same people who operate the beloved Local 360 in Seattle’s Belltown neighborhood, so you know the food will be outstanding. That’s good news for Bellevue, but this[.....]

Von Trapp’s Gets a New Name

- by Kendall Jones, Washington Beer Blog – James Weimann and Deming Maclise are no dummies. When they opened Von Trapp’s on Capitol Hill back in February of 2013, it was not their first rodeo. The two business partners are also responsible for such Seattle destinations as Bastille, Poquito’s, and Stoneburner and therefore know a[.....]