Bad Jimmy’s Brewing Opens This Friday

Way back in February of this year, I told you about another new brewery coming to Seattle’s Ballard neighborhood.  That brewery, Bad Jimmy’s Brewing Company, had originally set themselves a target of opening by April 2013.  Unfortunately, due to some delays in obtaining all the necessary licenses and a few other issues they had to work … Continue reading

Bad Jimmy’s Brewing Needs Your Help – UPDATED 7/3

Are you ready to help one of Seattle’s newest brewery startups hit the ground running?  Bad Jimmy’s Brewing Company, in Seattle’s Ballard neighborhood, has launched their Kickstarter campaign and they need your help to reach their goal of raising $13K by Wednesday, July 10th, 2013.  Your donation of as little as $3 will put you … Continue reading

Bad Jimmy’s Progress Update

Back in February, I told you about another new craft brewery coming to Seattle’s Ballard neighborhood.  That brewery is called Bad Jimmy’s Brewing Company, and they’ve been making some great progress in preparation for their opening. It takes quite a bit of work to launch a brewery.  Starting with an empty space, you usually need to … Continue reading

Bad Jimmy’s Brewing Co. Opening In Ballard This April

Ballard is fast becoming Seattle’s ‘brewery district’.  With so many breweries already in the area, including: Hales, Maritime Pacific, Northwest Peaks, Peddler (coming soon), Populuxe (coming soon), Reubens and Urban Family, you can’t throw a stone in Ballard without fear of breaking a beer glass.  Continuing that trend is Seattle’s newest brewery on the block, Bad … Continue reading

Craft Beer Monger’s Picks For Seattle Beer Week 11

Even though I knew it was coming, Seattle Beer Week (SBW) kind of snuck up on me this year. I can’t believe it kicks off in just 2 days! There are a few events that happen each year that I usually attend so I’m set there. However, I didn’t find much time until this past … Continue reading

Craft Beer Monger’s Picks For Seattle Beer Week 10

Ten years ago.  That’s when it all began.  That’s when Seattle area craft beer lovers got to experience the first ever Seattle Beer Week and the first ever official Seattle Beer Week beer (a double IPA from Pike Brewing Company).  Back then, many of our favorite local craft breweries and craft beer bars didn’t even … Continue reading

Reuben’s Brews And Zeeks Pizza Team Up For Hop Tropic

There’s no shortage of craft breweries in Seattle’s Ballard neighborhood.  We’ve got Hale’s, Bad Jimmy’s, Maritime Pacific, Populuxe, Peddler, Stoup, Hilliard’s, NW Peaks and Urban Family.  They’re all fine breweries and I have a few favorites among them.  However, there’s still one more Ballard brewery I haven’t mentioned yet, and they are definitely one of … Continue reading

The Washington Beer Open House Is This Saturday – February 22nd

Washington has added several new craft breweries over just the past few years.  Combined with the large number of breweries that already existed in Washington State, you certainly don’t have to go far these days to find yourself a good craft beer to drink.  Recent counts, depending on who you ask, put the current number anywhere from 217 to … Continue reading