First annual Portland Fruit Beer Festival

Portland Fruit Beer Festival (poster)

Portland, OR –  A new kind of beer festival kicks off this June outside of one of Portland’s newest breweries, Burnside Brewing. Fruit beers are the red-headed stepchild of craft beer, often overlooked by beer lovers because of preconceptions that they are sweet, boring, or artificially flavored. The first annual Portland Fruit Beer Festival aims to […]

Selins Grove The Phoenix Kriek

Selins Grove Brewing

From Selin’s Grove – A very intense Belgian style sour cherry beer. Packed with whole tart cherries for a HUGE mouth-filling flavor. This is NOT a typical ’flavored’ beer, rather, the fruit is used in such a way to create a traditional albeit unique beverage. Selins Grove Brewing – Selins Grove The Phoenix Kriek – […]

Dogfish Head Black & Blue

From Dogfish Head – A Belgian-style Golden Ale fermented with blackberries and blueberries. This beer is dosed with real, pureed blackberries and blueberries which allow the fruit flavors and aromas to be woven into the actual taste of the beer. The beer is fermented with the same yeast that we use in our Red & […]

Dogfish Head Black & Blue

Dogfish Head Black & Blue

From Dogfish Head – A Belgian-style Golden Ale fermented with blackberries and blueberries. This beer is dosed with real, pureed blackberries and blueberries which allow the fruit flavors and aromas to be woven into the actual taste of the beer. The beer is fermented with the same yeast that we use in our Red & […]

Intercourse Blue Ball Porter

Intercourse Brewing Blue Ball Porter

From Intercourse Brewing – Using all-natural ingredients, this deep, slightly smoky porter evokes a hint of blueberry in aroma and flavor; just enough to entice the senses. The smokiness of the malt in combination with the sweetness of the blueberries ultimately create an incredibly balanced beer. Intercourse Brewing – Blue Ball Porter – 12 oz. […]

New Glarus Unplugged Cherry Stout

From New Glarus Brewing – Due to popular demand New Glarus Brewing Company brought back Dan’s Gold Medal winning “Unplugged Cherry Stout.” This ale is aged in Oak barrels to promote the spontaneous fermentation. Eight Wisconsin malted barleys combined with Wisconsin Montmorency Cherries make for a complex and sublime taste experience that you may never […]