Beer

September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
By official definition, a microbrewery produces less than 465,000 gallons of beer per year. Around here, we simply think of a microbrewery...
September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
At first glance, it seems retro: high-end local craft beers packaged in cans. But to Travis Guterson of Gig Harbor's 7 Seas Brewing,...
September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
Barley WineNamed so because it has an alcohol content similar to wine (around 8–12 percent), barley wine falls into the beer category...
September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
Travis Guterson (left): Cofounding 7 Seas Brewing in Gig Harbor in 2008 at the ripe old age of 24, Guterson rocked the beer world when he...
September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
Beer has found its place in the culinary world, with beer dinners, pairings and other events on restaurant schedules around town. You’ll...
September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
Just as with wine, beer purists know it’s not just what you pour, it’s also what you pour into that matters. Gary Sink, of West Seattle’s...
September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
The Pike Pub (Pike Place Market, 1415 First Ave.; 206.622.6044; pikebrewing.com) serves its Pike XXXXX Extra Stout with vanilla or...
September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
You won’t feel tipsy, because alcohol burns out during the cooking process, so get ready to experience beer cooking in its strangest forms...
September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
We’re bookish and brewish, so inevitably, as we sit in a warm pub on a rainy day drinking a pint of Big Time Dark Days Black IPA at the...
September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
All beer is essentially the same. It is brewed using grains, hops and yeast. The brewer steeps grains, typically malted barley, in hot...
September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
The story of beer in the Northwest is the story of people—people who love beer. The dedicated souls who made Seattle a bastion of all...
September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
* = usually only available at brewery Baron Brewing/Tree Skulls Ales/Pillagers PubGreenwood, 8551 Greenwood Ave. N, No. 5pillagerspub....
September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
Georgetown BrewingA singular focus on tasty beer In 2002, Roger Bialous and Manny Chao opened a brewery in Seattle’s Georgetown...
September 16, 2011 8:03 PM
January: Belgianfest Seattle, Warren G. Magnuson Park; washingtonbeer.com/belgianfest Taste more than 50 Belgian-style beers crafted by...
September 16, 2011 5:13 PM
Visit our Facebook page and leave a comment telling us your favorite Washington craft brew (let our list refresh your memory). Next week,...