Nearing The Halfway Point Of Seattle Beer Week #8 – UPDATED


Today, Monday May 16th, is day number 5 of Seattle Beer Week #8, which means we’re about halfway through.  Things kicked off last Thursday at Reuben’s Brews with the official tapping of the first keg of the official Seattle Beer Week beer: Daily Pale, followed by the opening night pub crawl.  I had to drop by Reuben’s, of course, for the kickoff and then found my way to Beveridge Place Pub for stop #3 on the crawl.

Since then, the events have been coming pretty much non-stop.  The highlights for me so far have been the Underberg Back In Black Stout Fest at Brouwer’s Cafe, Satanic Metal C.O.W. Night at Toronado and, even though I had to leave a bit early, Firestone Walker & Holy Mountain last night at The Pine Box.

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Ounces Is Coming To West Seattle


Seattle has no shortage of great craft beer bars and some of my favorites, such as Beveridge Place Pub and The Beer Junction, are in West Seattle.  Incredibly, however, the demand for craft beer and for great places to drink it continues to grow, so there’s always room for more.

Enter Ounces.  With a focus not only on what you drink but the environment in which you drink it, Ounces is looking to set themselves apart by offering a unique space with ample, year-round outdoor seating (rain or shine), being family friendly (open to all ages), pet friendly and more.

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