Stories tagged: beer
Thu., May 24, 2018, 2:45 p.m.
U.S. officials have ordered a San Francisco brewery to stop producing a specialty beer containing cannabidiol, the hemp-derived extract known as CBD, because it lacks the proper permitting.
Sun., May 20, 2018, 11:27 a.m.
Washington state’s wedding gift to Britain’s Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle? It comes in the form of beer.
Wed., May 16, 2018
Here are some highlights of the happenings through the rest of the week.
Tue., May 1, 2018, 2:38 p.m.
Annual beer fest is set for May 14-20.
Sun., April 15, 2018, 2:28 p.m.
A Florida man asked the store clerk, “What would happen if I stole some beer?” Police say Christopher Maxwell soon found out.
Tue., April 10, 2018, 3 p.m.
Co-owner/brewers Dave Basaraba and Tim Hilton, outdoor types themselves, got the concept from a 1920s-era promotional postcard that reads, “50 mountain lakes welcome you to Spokane.”
Wed., March 14, 2018
Each week for four weeks, Manito Taphouse customers can get blind flights of four different Washington IPAs for $5 and vote for their favorite.
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 5 p.m.
Meanwhile, the Valley’s Badass Backyard brewing will open a satellite location in downtown Coeur d’Alene, inside the Coeur d’Alene Fresh market.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 7:54 p.m.
Looking to strike a balance between ice-free roads and clean waterways, public works departments around the country are working to cut their salt use in winter by slathering the roadways …
Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 3:22 p.m.
The new year brings new owners to two local breweries, both younger couples who were longtime customers.
Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 1:02 p.m.
Craft breweries are raising a glass to the Republicans’ new tax overhaul: It cuts the excise tax on beer. Retailers, long saddled with heavy tax bills, will get relief. So …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 24, 2017, 7:41 p.m.
In its third year, about 70 revelers filled the craft brewery on North Monroe for some songs, suds and good cheer.
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017
Milwaukee is like a smaller, more navigable Chicago, just as beautiful with its Lake Michigan shoreline. Just as trendy with its bars, hotels and restaurants. And just as artsy with …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 2:48 p.m.
Here’s a look at the leading local breweries with taprooms.
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017
With Thanksgiving upon us, the local craft beer calendar is understandably sparse over the next few days. But things pick up the following weekend with the return of several pre-holiday …
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, noon
The Inland Northwest Chapter of Beer Choir will host its November meeting on Monday at Bellwether Brewing Co.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 9:56 p.m.
Joe Lohrengel worked in Olympia Brewing Co.’s bottle shop for 30 years, starting in the 1950s. He and his wife were among the first people through the doors of the …
Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 3:45 p.m.
Halloween is all about candy, of course, but it can also include beer. Among your foamier options for celebrating the season:
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 1:54 p.m.
Orlison’s Boulder Garden Brown topped 62 other entries in the English-Style Brown Ale category in Saturday’s annual competition at the Denver festival, the nation’s biggest beer event.
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 4:32 p.m.
Big Barn previously used some homegrown hops from a half-acre pilot patch, but this is its first large-scale crop. Five varieties were grown this year: Cascade, Centennial, Chinook, Willamette and …
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 12:10 p.m.
Slowing growth in the craft brewing industry has contributed to a greater stockpile of hops in the Yakima Valley, which grows the vast majority of that key ingredient in beer.
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
Alcohol sales to general ticket holders at Cougar football games will wait until at least next season while Washington State University officials re-examine the proposed move.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 10:41 a.m.
An Anheuser-Busch brewery in Georgia is shipping canned drinking water to the American Red Cross to help Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in Texas and Louisiana.
Tue., July 25, 2017, 12:30 p.m.
Like last year, temperatures are expected to top 90 degrees. Tents will again provide shade and misting fans will be better positioned to cover more ground.
UPDATED: Tue., July 25, 2017, 7:49 a.m.
A portion of Moscow’s city code may be amended to allow tailgaters at University of Idaho football games to consume alcoholic beverages in areas outside the Kibbie Dome.
Tue., July 11, 2017, 5:18 p.m.
It’s too hot for an ugly sweater contest, but not winter seasonals in summer.
Wed., June 14, 2017, 10:50 a.m.
Washington, Oregon and Idaho are on pace to set another record in hop acreage, but reports indicate supply is catching up to demand.
Thu., June 8, 2017, 12:48 p.m.
Local beer drinkers soon will learn what being Bombastic is all about. To the owners of Bombastic Brewing, North Idaho’s newest brewery, it’s about adventurous recipes (and curious names) – …
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 5:42 p.m.
People in the U.K. have responded to the deadly London Bridge attack with sorrow and distinctly British humor, hailing a man pictured walking away from the mayhem holding a pint …
Thu., May 18, 2017, 5 p.m.
At Badass Backyard Brewing, boga (beer plus yoga) classes are changing how people enjoy both pints and poses.