Stories tagged: On Tap
Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 3 p.m.
The winter Lester Cup competition is in full swing, featuring five big bone-warming beers from Spokane breweries: Bellwether’s Remembrance Russian imperial stout (10.5 percent ABV), cellared several months in kegs …
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 1 p.m.
Bellwether’s third annual GruitFest on Friday features more than a dozen gruit ales, an ancient style brewed with herbs and usually no hops.
Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, noon
The Lantern Tap House’s sixth annual festival runs Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Tue., Dec. 25, 2018
As 2018 draws to a close, it’s time for our annual look back at the year in beer, plus a preview of what lies ahead.
Wed., Dec. 12, 2018
More than 1,200 breweries worldwide, including six in Spokane, have joined forces with Sierra Nevada to brew a beer to benefit those affected by last month’s devastating Camp Fire, which …
Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 6 a.m.
The Liberty Lake brewery just signed a lease for space at Washington Street and Sharp Avenue to house a larger brewing system and a taproom. And next month, it heads …
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 5 p.m.
Craft breweries continue to grow at a staggering rate. According to a report last week from the Brewers Association, the number of breweries nationwide has climbed to 7,082 – a …
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, noon
Here’s what local breweries and craft beer bars have planned to help you celebrate adult-style.
Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, noon
Fresh hop season starts winding down in a big way this weekend at The Lantern Tap House.
Tue., Sept. 25, 2018, 3 p.m.
Fresh hop season is in full swing, with the fragrant, farm-ripe beers flowing at breweries across the area.
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 5 a.m.
The Inland Northwest Craft Beer Festival returns to Avista Stadium on Sept. 21-22 with a familiar format and another slew of fresh faces. Thirteen of the 40 breweries scheduled to …
Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
The name Humble Abode, Spokane’s newest nanobrewery, is really about an attitude, according to owners Matt and Courtney Gilbreath.
Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 3 p.m.
Through August, special single-malt and single-hop (SMaSH) beers are on tap at Bellwether, Black Label, Mountain Lakes, Whistle Punk and Young Buck (the latter at The Steel Barrel). The winner …
Tue., July 24, 2018, 5 a.m.
Spokane Brewers Festival trades in hot parking lot for cool Arena air conditioning.
Tue., July 10, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
Special events help keep things hopping at brewery during North Monroe construction.
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 3:48 p.m.
Mostly though, Saturday will be a party at the popular downtown brew pub.
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.
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.”
Tue., March 27, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
The Coeur d’Alene brewery’s Juice Box IPA was named grand champion of the competition sponsored by the Brewing News.
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: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 12:36 p.m.
You’ll know when you’ve arrived at the Millwood Brewing Co. The area’s newest brewery, which opens Friday, sits a half-block west of Argonne on Frederick, but it’s hard to miss. …
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, 11:41 a.m.
The past year in local craft beer saw more breweries opening and in progress (along with a few closures), new brewing approaches and continued recognition regionally and nationally.
Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 11:30 a.m.
Since River City launched in 2013, four other brewery taprooms – Iron Goat, the Steel Barrel, Orlison and Whistle Punk –have opened on the west side of downtown.
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 …
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 …