The Rise and Fall of the 22-ounce Bottle

The Rise and Fall of the 22-ounce Bottle

The bottle that helped fuel the expansion of small brewpubs appears to be in decline.

Beers That Drink Like Wine

Beer lovers in the Northwest swooned when East Coast IPAs began hitting local shelves.

Oregon Whiskey Hunting

Rare bottles become more attainable to Oregonians than ever before
Mostly wood flavors with hints of caramel, ripe apples, cherries, tobacco and chocolate to start and a long-lasting finish of sweet caramel.

Dortmunder Export

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Craft Beer's Not-So-Micro Future

Looking back at four years of writing about beer at the Source
This week marks my final beer column for the Source.

Challenging Beers for the Past 25 Years

Portland's Hair of the Dog plans a birthday bash
To the Central Oregon resident who only occasionally pays a trip to Portland, it can often seem like the city grows a couple new breweries with every visit.

Barrel Season

Deschutes, Crux bring out yearly favorites
Time to clear some space in the ol' beer shed.

Revisiting Rogue

Despite stumbles, it's still Oregon's most widespread beer brand
Considering that Rogue Ales produced nearly 100,000 barrels in 2017 (according to Brewers Association figures) and distributes its beer, cider, soda and distilled spirits to 50 U.S. states—and worldwide from Thailand to Norway, local Oregonian beer nerds still sometimes treat the brand as something of a joke.

The Great Pumpkin Beer Roadshow

An old fall tradition returns
It is now well into the fall season, and everyone who enjoys a good ale knows that the cooler weather means only one thing: Fresh hop ales, barrel-aged stouts, tart fruit bombs, pumpkin beers!

Drinking Socially

Untappd is for more than just nerds
Since its launch in 2010, Untappd has been the smartphone-owning beer nerd's best friend—apart from happy hour and a reliable ride back home.

Beer Vegas

Fine craft in the city that never sleeps
Craft beer is now so mainstream that even in downtown Las Vegas, the entertainment capital of the world, there is a barrel house.


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