Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Saturday, February 16, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Fog 34° Fog

Tags


Everything tagged


Sort by:

Stories tagged: On Tap


On Tap: Lester Cup voting open at five Spokane breweries

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 …


On Tap: Get ready for GruitFest at Bellwether

Bellwether’s third annual GruitFest on Friday features more than a dozen gruit ales, an ancient style brewed with herbs and usually no hops.


On Tap: Lantern pours Oregon, Washington brews for annual Winter Beer Fest

The Lantern Tap House’s sixth annual festival runs Thursday, Friday and Saturday.


On Tap: 2018 brews in review

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.


On Tap: Brewing up relief for Camp Fire victims

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 …


On Tap: Hidden Mother gets more visibility

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 …


On Tap: Brewing up new business

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 …


On Tap: Local breweries offer up Halloween treats

Here’s what local breweries and craft beer bars have planned to help you celebrate adult-style.


On Tap: Freshtival celebrates fresh hops with brews from around the region

Fresh hop season starts winding down in a big way this weekend at The Lantern Tap House.


On Tap: Local breweries getting fresh

Fresh hop season is in full swing, with the fragrant, farm-ripe beers flowing at breweries across the area.


On Tap: Find fresh brews at Craft Beer Festival

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 …


On Tap: Brewery makes a Humble start

The name Humble Abode, Spokane’s newest nanobrewery, is really about an attitude, according to owners Matt and Courtney Gilbreath.


On Tap: Downtown breweries get ready for SMaSH competition

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 …


On Tap: 30 breweries set to join third annual Spokane Brewers Fest at Spokane Arena

Spokane Brewers Festival trades in hot parking lot for cool Arena air conditioning.


On Tap: Bellwether celebrates meads and ales at second Braggotfest

Special events help keep things hopping at brewery during North Monroe construction.


UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 3:48 p.m.

On Tap: Iron Goat celebrates sixth with a mix of joy and sorrow

Mostly though, Saturday will be a party at the popular downtown brew pub.


On Tap: With Craft Beer Week, the fun is just getting going

Here are some highlights of the happenings through the rest of the week.


Big plans are brewing for fourth annual Spokane Craft Beer Week

Annual beer fest is set for May 14-20.


On Tap: Mountain Lakes Brewing opening Thursday in downtown Spokane

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.”


On Tap: Trickster’s wins National IPA Championships

The Coeur d’Alene brewery’s Juice Box IPA was named grand champion of the competition sponsored by the Brewing News.


On Tap: Manito Taphouse hopped up for third annual March Madness

Each week for four weeks, Manito Taphouse customers can get blind flights of four different Washington IPAs for $5 and vote for their favorite.


On Tap: Slate Creek in Coeur d’Alene aims to reopen in March

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.

On tap: Millwood Brewing opens

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. …


On Tap: English Setter, Downdraft get new owners in the new year

The new year brings new owners to two local breweries, both younger couples who were longtime customers.


On Tap: Beer-y good year in review

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.


On Tap: River City to close its taproom this month

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.


On Tap: Local breweries ready for holiday festivities

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 …


On Tap: Favorite brewery haunts hosting holiday parties

Halloween is all about candy, of course, but it can also include beer. Among your foamier options for celebrating the season:


On Tap: Orlison brings home the gold from Great American Beer Festival in Denver

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.


On Tap: Big Barn pulls in half a ton of hops from Green Bluff field

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 …