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Barrel Aged Beer Festival Rock Bottom Brewery 2019

 

Barrel Aged Beer Festival Rock Bottom Brewery 2019 Portland Beer Festivals

Barrel Aged Beer Festival Rock Bottom Brewery 2019

What
10 terrific barrel aged beers – a 4 oz. pour for each, a souvenir glass, and a buffet of wonderful food that will include a charcuterie plate, meatballs, chicken skewers, mini sliders, veggie quesadillas, and a chocolate fountain!

When
The Barrel Aged Beer Festival is happening Saturday Jan 26 at Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery.

Hours
Saturday Jan 26 1 PM – 5 PM

Where
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery address is 206 SW Morrison Street Portland, Oregon 97204

Tickets and Admission
Tickets are $35. You can purchase them online or at the brewery.

Link for Tickets
www.eventbrite.com/e/rock-bottoms-barrel-aged-festival-tickets-53980848170

 

 

Barrel Aged Beer Festival Rock Bottom Brewery 2019 Portland Beer Festivals

From the Event Page:

 “Rock Bottom’s Barrel Aged Beer Festival

You’ve tried his beer all year long, now join us for our Barrel Aged Festival on Saturday 1/26 from 1-5pm

Purchase your ticket in house at the Brewery or Online through Eventbrite.

Tickets are $35 for 10 (4 oz.) tastings of each Barrel Aged Beer, a One of a Kind Souvenir Glass, Hosted Apps with Brewery Tours from our Brew Master Todd Britt.

The Line Up Includes:

Reckless Rabbit (Barleywine) Aged in a Port Barrel

Portchata (Porter) Aged in a Jim Beam Barrel

Wild Child (Sour) Aged in a Neutral Oak Barrel

Naughty Scot (Scotch Ale) Aged in a Whiskey Barrel

Head Over Heels (Belgian Tripel) Aged in a Chardonnay Barrel

Pagan Love (Doppelbock) Aged in a Whiskey Barrel

Smoked Baltic Porter (Porter) Aged in a Corn Whiskey Barrel

5th Dimension (Belgian Quad) Aged in a Pinot Noir Barrel

Great Comet (Imperial Stout) Aged in a Rye Whiskey Barrel

End of Summer Days (Cream Ale) Aged in a blend of a Whiskey Barrel and a Malbec Barrel”

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CellarFest 2019

CellarFest 2019 Portland Beer Festivals

10th Annual CellarFest

What
18 incredible beers (at least). See the draft list below.

When
The 10th Annual CellarFest is happening Saturday Jan 26 at Bailey’s Taproom.

Hours
Saturday Jan 26 Noon to Midnight

Where
The address for Bailey’s Taproom is 213 SW Broadway Portland, Oregon 97205

Tickets and Admission
Admission to this event is free. Simply show up and purchase the beer that strikes your fancy.

CellarFest 2019 Portland Beer Festivals

From the Event Page:

“Back for it’s 10th consecutive year, CellarFest returns on Saturday January 26th with more basement gems!

CellarFest is the last remaining event owner Geoff Phillips curates each year digging up a wide range of styles and this year is no different!

As usual, the admission is FREE and runs Noon – Midnight. The list is always subject to change but here’s a glance at what’s in store:

Draft List*

Alaskan         ‘12 Smoked Porter

Anchor          ‘09 Old Foghorn

Caldera         ‘12 Old Growth

Deschutes       ‘09 Mirror Mirror

Fort George     ‘15 Anni, Are You Oak Aged?

Full Sail         ‘12 Top Sail

Great Divide  ‘09 Hibernation

Hair of the Dog 09 Adam

He’Brew        ‘09 Jewbelation 13

Hopworks      ‘09 Floggin Noggin

Mad River     ‘09 John Barleycorn

North Coast  ‘09 Old Stock

Oskar Blues  ‘09 Ten Fidy

Sierra Nevada      ‘12 Bigfoot

Dogfish Head       ‘15 Higher Math

Goose Island ‘15 Bourbon County Stout

Russian River      ‘14 Supplication

The Bruery    ‘15 Oude Tart

*List subject to change

A history of CellarFest past can be found at https://www.baileystaproom.com/cellarfest/ ”

 

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Barrel Aged Festival 2019

Barrel Aged Festival 2019 Civic Taproom Portland Beer Festivals

Barrel Aged Festival 2019

 What – 15 barrel aged Beers, 1 barrel aged cider, and 1 barrel aged Mead.

When – the 4th Annual Barrel Aged Festival is happening Friday Jan 25 through Sunday Jan 27 at The Civic Taproom and Bottle Shop.

Hours
Friday Jan 25 4 PM to Midnight

Saturday Jan 26 Noon to Midnight

Sunday Jan 27 Noon to 7 PM

Where – The Civic Taproom and Bottle Shop address is 621 SW 19th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97205

Tickets and Admission

Admission to this event is free; Beer tickets are $2.00 each and pours will be 4 oz., or 8 oz., or 12 oz.

Barrel Aged Festival 2019 Civic Taproom Portland Beer Festivals

From the Event Page:

“It’s almost time again for our 4th Annual Barrel Aged Fest. We will be featuring an amazing selection of barrel aged beer, cider and mead.

2019 BBL AGED TAP LIST

Deschutes – Abyss – 2018
Allegory/Local Barrel – BA Meyer Lemon Saison 2018
Bale Breaker – Ossifer Red Rye IPA 2018
Wolf Tree – Chainsaw Bears -2016
Founders – CBS 2016
Pfriem – Druif 2018
Santiam – Govna’s Reserve 2017
Barrelhouse – Othelo 2017
Upright – Juniors Coffee – 2017
Mazama – Nuns Gone Wild 2018
Gigantic – Massive 2018
Bear Republic – Tartare Rouge 2018
Mother Earth – Autumn 2018
Fremont – Dark Star 2018
McKenzie Brewing – Gin BA Kuit 2017
2 Towns – BA Naughty N Nice 2018
Nectar Creek – BA Wildflower Mead 2017”

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McMenamins Wassail Cider Fest 2019

McMenamins Wassail Cider Fest Jan 19 2019

McMenamins Wassail Cider Fest Jan 19 2019

What – More than 40 ciders from over 20 cideries will be poured at this event.

When – The Wassail Cider Fest is happening Saturday Jan 19th from 2 PM to 9 PM at Cornelius Pass Roadhouse!

Where – Cornelius Pass Roadhouse address is 4045 NE Cornelius Pass Rd, Hillsboro, OR 97124

Tickets and Admission 

Admission to this event is free; to drink you need to purchase a ticket.

Tickets include a commemorative glass and 10 tasting tokens.

Advance tickets are $25

Day of tickets are $28

Link for Advance Tickets –
www.etix.com/ticket/p/5754731/mcmenamins-invites-you-to-wassail-cider-fest21-over-hillsboro-mcmenamins-cornelius-pass-roadhouse

 

McMenamins Wassail Cider Fest Jan 19 2019

 

 From the Event Page:

“Come and join McMenamins and over twenty other cider producers for the third annual Wassail Cider Fest at Cornelius Pass Roadhouse! There will be live music, entertainment and general merriment, cider tasting of over 40 different ciders! We will parade down to the orchard for a “toast” to a bountiful cider harvest, and enjoy cider into the evening in the historic octagonal barn for more music and revelry.

Admission to the event is free; commemorative glass and tasting tokens can be purchased online or at the event. Wassail costumes are encouraged!

Advance tickets $25 include 10 tokens.

Day of tickets $28

21 and over

Participating Cideries Include:

12 Bridge Ciderworks

1859 Cider Co.

2 Towns Ciderhouse

Alter Ego Cider

APPLE OUTLAW

Bad Granny Hard Cider

Baird and Dewar Farmhouse Cider

Bauman’s Cider

Bull Run Cider

Cider Riot!

Finnriver Farm & Cidery

Happy Valley Ciderworks

Helvetia Cider Company

Hi Five Cider

Pear Up Cider

Portland Cider Co.

Seattle Cider Company

Stone Circle Cider

Swift Cider

Tieton Cider Works

Tumalo Cider Co

WildCraft Cider Works

Woodbox Cider”

 

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January 2019 Portland Beer Festivals

January 2019 Portland Beer Festivals

January 2019 Portland Beer Festivals

Below is what we currently have for Jan 2019 Portland area beer festivals. As more festivals are announced for Jan 2019 we will add them to this article.

If you come across a Portland beer festival we need to add to this list – please message us via the Portland Beer Festivals Facebook Page –www.facebook.com/PortlandBeerFestivals

Last Update Jan 14, 2019

 

January 2019

Wassail Cider Fest McMenamins Jan 19

Barrel Aged Festival Civic Taproom Jan 25 – Jan 27

CellarFest Bailey’s Taproom Jan 26

Barrel Aged Beer Festival Rock Bottom Jan 26

Tualatin Winter Brewfest Jan 26

NW Coffee Beer Invitational Jan 26

List of the 2019 Portland Beer Festivals

Portland Beer Festivals 2019

Portland Beer Festivals 2019

Below is what we currently have for 2019 Portland area beer festivals. As more festivals are announced for 2019 we will add them to this article

If you come across a Portland beer festival we need to add to this list – please message us via the Portland Beer Festivals Facebook Page –www.facebook.com/PortlandBeerFestivals

Last Update Jan 15, 2019

 

January 2019

Wassail Cider Fest McMenamins Jan 19

Barrel Aged Festival Civic Taproom Jan 25 – Jan 27

CellarFest Bailey’s Taproom Jan 26

Barrel Aged Beer Festival Rock Bottom Jan 26

Tualatin Winter Brewfest Jan 26

NW Coffee Beer Invitational Jan 26

 February 2019

Harry Potter Inspired Beer Festival – Sold Out Feb 1

STOUT BOUT IV Feb 9

Harry Potter Inspired Beer Festival Sold Out Feb 15

Zwickelmania 2018 – Portland Metro Area February 16

Festival of the Dark Arts – Sold Out February 16

Harry Potter Inspired Beer Festival Feb 16

Brewstillery Festival Feb 23

March 2019

She Brew March 2

Baker’s Dozen Coffee Beers & Doughnuts March 9

April 2019

Cider Rite of Spring April 6

Nano Beer Fest April 26 – April 28

May

 

June

Cider Summit June 21 – June 22

July

Portland Craft Beer Festival July 4 – July 6

Oregon Brewers Festival July 24 – July 27

August

Vegout! Portland Vegan Beer and Food Festival  Aug 10 – Aug 11

September

 

October

 

November

 

December

Holiday Ale Festival Dec 4 – Dec 8

Christmas Eve Eve: Celebration of Barrel Aged Beers Dec 23

 

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Jan 2019 Portland Beer Festivals

January 2019 Portland Beer Festivals

Jan 2019 Portland Beer Festivals

Below is what we currently have for Jan 2019 Portland area beer festivals. As more festivals are announced for Jan 2019 we will add them to this article.

If you come across a Portland beer festival we need to add to this list – please message us via the Portland Beer Festivals Facebook Page –www.facebook.com/PortlandBeerFestivals

Last Update Jan 14, 2019

 

January 2019

Wassail Cider Fest McMenamins Jan 19

Barrel Aged Festival Civic Taproom Jan 25 – Jan 27

CellarFest Bailey’s Taproom Jan 26

Barrel Aged Beer Festival Rock Bottom Jan 26

Tualatin Winter Brewfest Jan 26

NW Coffee Beer Invitational Jan 26

Heart of Darkness Imperial Stout Fest

Heart of Darkness Imperial Stout Fest

When

Saturday February 3 – Sunday February 4

Where

The Heart of Darkness Imperial Stout Fest takes place at both

Imperial Bottle Shop & Taproom – Alberta 2006 NE Alberta St Portland, Oregon 97211

Imperial Bottle Shop & Taproom – Division 2006 NE Alberta St (Portland, Oregon 97211

Tickets

Advance Tickets for admission are not available.

When you arrive at the Festival you need to buy a $5 commemorative glass.

Drink tickets are priced at $2/each. Some beers may require 2 tickets – i.e. – $4.

Each beer will be available to purchase as a separate own “full” pour, and multiple flight options, and chances to purchase “tasters” of each beer will also be available.

38 Imperial Stouts

16 imperial stouts are being poured at the Division location, and 22 imperial stouts are being poured at the Alberta location.

 Beer Being Poured At Division (16 each)

AleSmith Brewing Company “Thai Speedway Stout” Imperial Stout with coconut, ginger, lime, lemongrass, basil, and coffee

Aslan Brewing Company “Satan’s Airport” Imperial Milk Stout with coffee

Avery Brewing Company 2016 “Vanilla Bean Stout” Imperial Stout with vanilla beans added and aged in Bourbon barrels

Bell’s Brewery 2015 “Expedition” Russian Imperial Stout

Block 15 Brewing Co. 2015 Super Nebula Imperial Oatmeal Stout aged in Woodford Reserve barrels with cocoa nibs

Coalition Brewing 2015 “Barrel-Aged Bring out the Imp” Imperial Stout aged in Bourbon barrels

Crux Fermentation Project 2016 “Tough Love” Russian Imperial Stout aged in Bourbon barrels

Dogfish Head “Oak-Aged Vanilla World Wide Stout” (over 16% ABV!!!)

Double Mountain Brewery & Taproom 2016 “Imperio” Imperial Stout served on nitro

Evil Twin Brewing / Westbrook Brewing Company “Imperial Mexican Biscotti Break Cake” Imperial Stout with coffee, cinnamon, almonds, cocoa nibs, vanilla beans & habanero peppers

Fremont Brewing Company “Bourbon Barrel-Aged Dark Star” Imperial Oatmeal Stout

Full Sail Brewing Company 2016 “Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Stout”

New Holland Brewing Co. “Dragon’s Milk Reserve: Mocha Mint” Imperial Milk Stout

Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider 2-Year Wooden Hellfire – 18-hour boil cider aged in bourbon barrels for 2 years, the imperial stout of ciders

Santiam Brewing Co. “Govna’s Reserve Pirate Stout” Imperial Stout aged in bourbon and rum barrels and finished with coconut

Southern Tier Brewing Company 2015 “Creme Brulee” Imperial Stout brewed with vanilla beans

The Bruery “Share This: Coffee” Imperial Stout with coffee

Worthy Brewing 2016 “Barrel-Aged Dark Muse” Russian Imperial Stout aged in Wild Turkey Bourbon barrels

Beer Being Poured At Alberta (22 each)

Alesong Brewing and Blending “Vanilla Rhino Suit” Imperial Stout aged in Bourbon barrels with vanilla beans and cocoa nibs

Avery Brewing “Tweak” Imperial Stout with coffee added and aged in Bourbon barrels (16% ABV!)

Backwoods Brewing Company “The Stumbler” Imperial Stout aged in Bourbon barrels

Baerlic Brewing Co.c “Collusion” Russian Imperial Stout brewed with house-made dulce de leche

Base Camp Brewing Company “Imperial Barrel-Aged S’more Stout” Imperial Stout aged in Eastside Distillery’s Burnside Bourbon barrels

Block 15 Brewing Co. “Imagine” Imperial Belgian Stout aged in Bourbon barrels

Culmination Brewing Company “Multnomah County Stout” Imperial Stout aged in George Dickel whiskey barrels

Deschutes Brewery 2016 “Abyss” served on nitro

Ecliptic Brewing Barrel-Aged Oort

Epic Brewing Company “Big Bad Baptista” Whiskey Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout with Mexican coffee, cacao nibs, vanilla, and cinnamon

Ex Novo Brewing “Kill the Sun” Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout

Fort George Brewery “1000 Years of Silence” Mexican Chocolate Imperial Stout

Gigantic Brewing Company “Most MOST Premium” Russian Imperial Stout aged almost 2 years in Heaven Hill bourbon barrels

Great Notion Brewing Peanut Brother

Lagunitas Brewing Co “Willet-ized Coffee Stout” Imperial Stout with coffee aged in Willet rye whiskey barrels

Melvin Brewing “Unkle Rukus” Imperial Stout

Ninkasi Brewing “Ground Control” Imperial Stout brewed with Oregon hazelnuts, star anise and cocoa nibs and aged in Woodford reserve Bourbon barrels

Perennial Artisan Ales “Abraxas” Imperial Stout brewed with ancho chili peppers, cacao nibs, vanilla beans, and cinnamon sticks

pFriem Family Brewers “Bourbon Barrel Imperial Stout”

Ruse Brewing “Deep Sleeper” Barrel-Aged Imperial Oatmeal Stout with Vermont maple syrup

Three Creeks Brewing Company “Rye Whiskey Barrel-Aged Frontier Justice Coffee Stout”

Wander Brewing “Barrel-Aged Earlybird” Imperial Breakfast Stout brewed with dulce de leche, oatmeal, and coffee, and aged in bourbon barrels

 

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Sportin’ Wood – Barrel Aged Beer Festival

Sportin' Wood - Barrel Aged Beer Festival

Sportin’ Wood – Barrel Aged Beer Festival

When

Friday Feb 2nd – Sunday Feb 4

Where

 The Sportin’ Wood – Barrel Aged Beer Festival takes place at Lardo PDX 1212 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97214

Tickets

Advance Tickets for admission are not required.

As of this date pricing and details have not been released.

The Facebook event page does say that their will be a “commemorative ‘Sportin’ Wood’ glass snifter” – no word on pricing.

Details

 From The Sportin’ Wood – Barrel Aged Beer Festival Facebook event page

“30 taps of barrel aged craft beers
Cask conditioned beers!
Delicious bbq – smoked ribs, brisket, chicken and so much more!
Tons of merchandise!
Commemorative ‘Sportin’ Wood’ glass snifter!
Fire Pits!”

Beer Being Poured

As of this date the list of beers being poured has not been released

 

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Portland Beer Festivals March 2018

Portland Beer Festivals

March 2018

 

Sour Fruit Fest Feb 28 – March 4

Black Out Beer Fest March 2

Lucky Lab Barleywine Festival March 2 – March 3

She Brew March 3

Lompoc Beer Chowder Challenge March 3

Base Camp’s Collabofest March 10

Cider Rite of Spring March 10

Baker’s Dozen Coffee Beers & Doughnuts March 11

Irish Beer Festival March 16 – March 17

St Patricks Day Beer Festival March 15 – March 18

Pouring at the Coast March 18th

Portland Farmhouse and Wild Ale Festival March 23 – March 25

 

This is what we currently have for March 2018 Portland area beer festivals.

If you come across a Portland beer festival we need to add to this list – please message us via the Portland Beer Festival Facebook Page – www.facebook.com/PortlandBeerFestivals

Sour Fruit Fest

Black Out Beer Fest

Lucky Lab Barleywine Festival

She Brew

Lompoc Beer Chowder Challenge

Base Camp's Collabofest

Cider Rite of Spring

Baker's Dozen Coffee Beers & Doughnuts

Irish Beer Festival

St Patricks Day Beer Festival

Pouring at the Coast