There’s no doubt that Central Oregon has a good amount of breweries – Bend alone is currently home to 18 of them. That’s a pretty impressive number for a town of 80k~; Keep in mind there were only 2 breweries in Bend when the population was 50k~. With the rapid growth of craft breweries in [...]
Only four days before the 2014 Central Oregon Beer Week kicks off! There’s lots going on this year – lots of main events for sure. Last year was fun, but we heard our fans and listened – we’ve moved the start date and are having more main events! Too much is never enough right? This [...]
So I get samples on occasion, sometimes good ones, sometimes, well, no. Just because it’s free doesn’t mean it’s good, right? Over the past several months I’ve received a couple of their 30 Anniversary Series. We’re they good? Yes. I actually went out and bought some more. It’s Bridgeport’s 30 Year Anniversary – that’s pretty [...]
The first ever Bend Beer Camp has been announced for June 19-22, 2014 From Bend Beer Camp ›› “Think of Bend Beer Camp as your beer concierge, scheduling a combination of beer-centric events with the best outdoor activities Bend has to offer. “Bend Beer Camp is summer camp for big kids,” said James Watts, a [...]
I designed a logo for the Big Woody (in Portland), big brother to the Little Woody (in Bend), which is also another logo I worked on, with the talented Keith Witmer. Part of the deal were some sweet tickets! What can I say, I like barrel aged brew. So, I happen to have two extra [...]
Spring has sprung and Summer is just around the corner – kinda! Of all the breweries in town, GoodLife is your only bet to enjoy a nice cold pint while chillin’ at a Beirgarten on a warm summers day. But while their Beirgarten is not quite ready, the brewers are preparing with their latest “Comatose [...]
Tonya Cornett, Head Brewer of Bend Brewing Company, and Curt Plants, Head Brewer and partner of GoodLife Brewing Company, collaborated to brew a traditional yet little known style of beer, Scotch Ale.
Beer me Bend! is up and running – it’s using a WordPress theme w/ responsive layout, which basically means one theme for your desktop, laptop, tablet, and mobile device. I made some tweaks based on user feedback and will also be adding some more content about the beer scene here in Bend, as time allows. [...]