Jeb Oliver, Staff Writer|I have just returned from great journalism conference in Hollywood and have something to say in the matter of beer. The beer scene in Hollywood was something that is so miserable it resembles the broken life of Charlie Sheen – it’s overpriced, bloated and ridiculous.
My roommate and I were at Fred Meyer, hoping to find something worth trying for this article, when lo and behold we found a winner.
Did beer save the world? According to a Discovery Channel special, “How Beer Saved the World,” the answer is …
Me and my friend have been going though the list of whiskey at Downward Dog and we got the chance to enjoy the sweet and delicious Tullamore Dew Irish Whiskey.
“Brrr” is a seasonal ale made by Widmer Brothers Brewing Company in Portland around this time of year, and it is something quite delicious.
The first week of November, 2010, the streets of Albany and Corvallis were plastered with signs for “Brewfest.” If you are a beer lover, you were probably asking yourself, “What in the world is ‘Brewfest,’ and how can I get in on that!?”
New Belgium makes some of my favorite beer, from 2˚ Below, found in last weeks article, to the Ranger I.P.A. I just love the beer they come out with. Its always high quality and tastes like heaven.
‘Tis the season … for Winter Ales.
The cask ale, also known as the “real ale,” was something I’ve been hoping to try. I’ve always failed in the past on being in the right pub when they weren’t out of a cask ale, but when I went to Block 15 in Corvallis recently, they actually had some on tap.
The beer articles are back and as usual I went out and hit the bars in search of something good to write about.