Hopped Up

Washington's Brand New Beer Festival Is All About Collaborations

...and it's happening this weekend.

04/19/2016 By Kyle Kuhn

Hopped Up

Pike Place Market Gets a New Brewery—and Taproom

Old Stove Brewing Co. opens for business this weekend.

04/13/2016 By Allecia Vermillion

Not Green Beer

This St. Patrick's Day: Wear Green, Drink Irish Red

The lesser-known Irish beer and where to find it this St Pat's.

03/16/2016 By Emma Engelfried

Pour

Ballard's Hyperlocal Beer Bars

Ballard’s brewery boom spawns the Ballard-focused beer bar.

01/06/2016 By Allecia Vermillion

Hopped Up

Cloudburst Brewing Opens This Week on Western Ave

Perhaps the city's most promising new head brewer is ready to pour some pints.

01/05/2016 By Allecia Vermillion

Opening Dispatch

Optimism Brewing Company Opens at Union and Broadway

Tech entrepreneurs turned brewers bring their passion project (and a great beer-drinking space) to the heart of Capitol Hill.

12/04/2015 By Greg Young

Hopped Up

Derschang Group, Rhein Haus Barmen Collaborate on a Beer

It's called Perfect Strangers IPA—and yes, it's an oblique reference to the TV show.

10/05/2015 By Allecia Vermillion

Feature

Dick Cantwell’s Beer Is Immortal

He was the sole nay vote in Elysian Brewing’s sale to Anheuser-Busch. Now the brewer’s legacy is at the center of the battle for the soul of Seattle beer.

09/28/2015 By Allecia Vermillion

Prost!

Local Breweries Roll Out the Barrel for Oktoberfest

Make way for beer and brats. And food trucks.

09/24/2015 By Aoife Reilly

Collabs

Now Pouring: Scuttlebutt Brewing and KEXP's Collaboration Beer, Transistor IPA

It's crisp and hoppy and for a good cause.

09/02/2015 By Allecia Vermillion

Pour

Ghostfish Brewing Makes Good Beer, Minus the Gluten

To make his gluten-free beverage, brewer Jason Yerger relies on various millet malts with a supporting cast of buckwheat, quinoa, and wild rice…and tons of tinkering.

07/27/2015 By Allecia Vermillion

Hopped Up

Here Are the Winners of the 2015 Washington Beer Awards

Time to get better acquainted with some of these breweries.

06/22/2015 By Seattle Met Staff

Hopped Up

Pike Brewing Co. Introduces a 100 Percent Washington Beer

This new varietal beer, the first of its kind, could mark a huge shift in the craft brewing industry.

06/01/2015 By Darren Davis

Critic's Notebook

What the Drought Will Mean at Your Dinner Table

It’s not just about expensive guac, folks…

05/26/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

Hopped Up

Central District's Standard Brewing Plans a Major Expansion

It's becoming a full-on brewpub...with a tremendous patio.

05/19/2015 By Allecia Vermillion

Three Day Play

5 Destinations for Memorial Day 2015

Yes, it's happening already. Don't waste your Memorial Monday off.

05/11/2015 By Allison Williams

Hopped Up

3 Bits of Ballard Beer News

Key takeaway: Two fantastic new patios debut Saturday just two blocks apart.

05/08/2015 By Allecia Vermillion

Critic's Notebook

By Far the Best Thing to Have with a Sandwich Is…

…running like a river through Mammoth on Eastlake.

04/23/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

New Guide to Washington Beer

6 Spots to Get Your Fill...in a Growler

Growlers are the craft beer equivalent to takeout. In Seattle you can fill up at virtually any brewery, plenty of bottle shops, and even the occasional drugstore.

04/15/2015 By Rosin Saez

New Guide to Washington Beer

The IPA Matrix

Imperial? Triple? West Coast? There are nearly as many styles of India pale ale out there as there are people eager to drink them.

04/15/2015 By Allecia Vermillion