Ben’s Beer Pick!

Black Butte Non-Alcoholic Deschutes Brewery, Bend OR Non-alcoholic beer is having a moment, and for drinkers that means more options. Here in the northwest, one option that will appeal to…

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Ben’s Beer Pick!

Upcycle.Two Three Magnets Brewing, Olympia WA What do you call an easy drinking beer made with second use hops? Well, if you’re Olympia’s Three Magnets, it’s a juicy blonde ale….

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Ben’s Beer Pick

Red Mason RyeWatts Brewing, Bothell WA Washington ‘s Very Small Brewery of the Year in 2021, Watts in Bothell started canning in 2020 and is now available across greater Seattle….

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Ben’s NA Beer Pick!

Alturas NA GoldenAtmos Brewing, Hailey ID Launched by Sawtooth Brewing in 2020, Atmos is the Idaho company’s play for a piece of the non-alcoholic beer market. Beautifully bright in the…

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Ben’s Beer Pick!

Ribbon of DarknessCrux Fermentation Project, Bend OR Inky black and devoid of light, this fittingly named Imperial Porter—part of Crux’s banished series—is a triumph of flavor. Introducing itself with aromas…

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Beer of the Week!

Kitten MittensKulshan Brewing Company, Bellingham WA How do you keep extremities warm when December’s chill creeps in? Well, mittens are useful. But beer helps, too. Deep brown, bordering on black in color, Kittens Mittens is…

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