East West Brewing Company – Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Recently, I had to the chance to visit Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam with my father.  He has worked there on and off for decades.  One of the breweries he told me we had to check out was East West Brewing Company.  East West Brewing Company is Ho Chi … [Continue reading]

Turtle Lake Brewing Company – Hanoi, Vietnam

It's been about three years since I've been to Hanoi, Vietnam.  This time, I was in Vietnam for a five day motorcycle ride with two amazing girlfriends. In celebration of completing our ride, the minimal blood loss and the fact that we were … [Continue reading]

Pac 12 Football

Another thing I love about the fall is college football season (Go Ducks)!  Being from Portland (and having a younger brother that is a UO graduate) I'm a big fan of Pac 12 Football fan (Go Ducks!) and the University of Oregon (Go Ducks!)  In this … [Continue reading]

Ecliptic Brewing + Modern Times Cosmic Collaboration – Pineapple Hazy IPA

Ecliptic Brewing has teamed with Modern Times Beer for their next Cosmic Collaboration: Pineapple Hazy IPA! I hate IPAs, they’re too bitter and gross. I know that’s it’s practically treason to not be an IPA fan in Portland, but I can’t help what my … [Continue reading]

Zupan’s Markets Partners with pFriem Family Brewers to Introduce Sixth Beer in Farm-to-Market Series

Zupan’s Markets has partnered with Hood River’s pFriem Family Brewers to release the sixth Farm-to-Market beer in its private label line. This Northwest style IPA is inspired by the summer season and packed with notes of papaya, ripe melon, and … [Continue reading]