Tom Sims built Sasquatch Brewing on
Craigslist. He picked up a used lagering tank from the Vermont von
Trapps, the family that inspired The Sound of Music. His mash tun
is an old dairy tank he p
Friday, Nov. 1Dia De Los Muertos: Tiburones, Edna Vazquez, Mariachi Los Palmeros, Orquestra Pacifico Tropical [DANCE OF THE DEAD] Contrary to what Wal-Mart would lead you to believe, Halloween wasn’t always about Reese’s Cups shaped like pumpkins and matching superhero costumes for the whole family plus dog. The holiday has tread a widely divergent path since its historic inception as a ...
Guest Beer Review: Ezra Johnson-Greenough on Martin Cizmar's Fresh Hop Homebrew
Food & Drink
Editor's note: Tomorrow WW hosts a beer festival featuring 13 brews made by teams of professional and amateur brewers. (But tickets for $25 here.) In honor of that occasion, WW beer writer Martin Cizmar gave a bottle of the homebrew he made with freshly picked hops grown in his own yard to Ezra Johnson-Greenough of The New School beer blog. Below is Ezra's brutal review. Cizmar does not disagree. Luckily, ...
Brews with toasted coconut, strawberries, cranberries, heather and bourbon-soaked woodchips on offer. Plus two IPAs from GABF medalists.
Food & Drink
Portland’s first Pro-Am Beer Festival is next Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Con-Way Warehouse in Northwest Portland. There will be tickets available at the door for $25, which will net each person a taster cup of all of the 12 beers on offer. But since there are only 500 tickets to go around, you may want to order them now to ensure you're not left out in the cold when you arrive. In the ...