Pacific Northwest Brew Cup
SAVE THE DATE!
15th Annual PNW Brew Cup set for September 23-25, 2016
The Pacific Northwest Brew Cup is an annual beer festival held the last full weekend in September in beautiful Astoria, Oregon. The festival features northwest beers on tap Friday through Sunday, along with live music, food vendors, and activities for the kiddos. Admission is FREE. To taste beer you’ll need a souvenir mug ($9 each) and tokens ($1 each).
The Pacific Northwest Brew Cup was established in 2002 by the owners of Astoria’s Baked Alaska Restaurant. Today, the event is organized and presented by the Astoria Downtown Historic District Association, with proceeds benefiting local downtown revitalization efforts.
Named “Best Beer Festival” by John Foyston of The Oregonian, January 2010.
2015 People’s Choice Award winner was Prodigal Son Brewing in Pendleton, OR for their Huckleberry Wheat – This light ale use white wheat, Vienna, and acidulated malt, with wild huckleberries added post fermentation.
2015 “Thar She Blows” Award, for the first keg to go was Walking Man Brewing from Stevenson, WA for their Black Cherry Stout – Brewed with seven grains including flaked oats, this complex brew offers big chocolate and coffee flavors that mesh beautifully with sweet rich cherries in this unique twist on our award winning Oatmeal Stout.
Who will it be next year?!!