Ninkasi Brewing Co.
272 Van Buren St., ninkasibrewing.com.
This swag-packed tasting room feels more like a theme-park
gift shop than a pub. But the beer makes up for it. Each is served with
PUBS OF PORTLAND
pubsofportlandtours.com. $29.95 per person, beer included.
Marc Martin is a brewery consultant, adviser and magazine
writer-—so he knows his stuff. His Pubs of Portland tour vis
Clinton Street Market
3400 SE Clinton St., 234-0372.
From the outside, Clinton Market looks
like a beaten-in little bodega that makes its bones on energy shots,
beef jerky, lottery tickets and
1406 NW 53rd Ave., 206-784-2859, reubensbrews.com.
Reuben’s tasting room is an industrial block filled with
families, tours and the Ballard neighborhood’s larger social groups
McMenamins Father-Son Campout
McMenamins’ barrel-aging program offers a rare treat:
father-daughter picnics. Hogshead Whiskey was distilled from a
McMenamins beer base; pair it with beer, such
BridgePort Brewing first fired its kettles in 1984, making
it the oldest craft brewery in Oregon. At the time, founders Dick and
Nancy Ponzi had already established themselves as winemakers with P
Carrie Nation was a wretched old hag. With
a hatchet in one hand and a Bible in the other, she chopped up bars in
the name of temperance.
The Prohibition era that followed set back American
33930 SE Eastgate Circle, Corvallis, 541-207-3915, 2townsciderhouse.com. Noon-6 Tuesday-Wednesday, noon-8 Thursday-Saturday, noon-5 Sunday.
Three friends from two towns launched this cider h
Festival of Dark Arts
Tattooing, fire dancing, tarot, cigars and stouts in Astoria. fortgeorgebrewery.com
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