Blog Tag: The Commons Brewery

PDX Beer Braul Finals Tonight at Hawthorne Hophouse

Base Camp's In-Tents IPL was one of the easier beers to identify in the Braul While the rest of you were potentially loading up on cheap pints at Hopworks on the Tuesday of Portland Beer Week, I was enjoying the relative calm at the Fifteenth Avenue Hophouse for their PDX BEER BRÄUL at half price. The official write-up from the Hophouse can be found below, but I hope everyone was able hit either location (the original... Read More »

Brewvana Connoisseur Tour with Sean Burke

The folks over at BREWVANA have announced a great upcoming connoisseur tour, hosted by Commons Brewing's Sean Burke. Explore European influenced breweries like The Commons Brewery, Upright Brewery, and Occidental Brewing, with a stop for lunch at Old Town Pizza and Brewing. More details including pricing and ticket info below in the official press release: The November installment of BREWVANA’s monthly Connoisseur Tour series  takes Sean Burke, brewer for The Commons Brewery, on the bus where he... Read More »

Commons Wild Night

October 24, 2012
Commons Wild Night Thursday October, 25, 2012 5-9PM The Commons Brewery 1810 SE 10th Ave, Portland, OR To announce their expanded tasting room hours, The Commons Brewery is filling their taps with sour and wild ales. Stop by on Thursday evening to check out a fantastic beer line up and help them celebrate their new Thursday hours! New Tasting Room Hours Thursday 5-9PM Friday 5-9PM Saturday 2-9PM Commons Wild Night Taplist Berliner Weisse Tart German... Read More »

Fermented Photo: Urban Farmhouse and Flemish Kiss from The Commons Brewery

Just a quick note to congratulate The Commons Brewery for their bronze medal in the French & Belgian-Style Saison category at the 2012 World Beer Cup. Their Urban Farmhouse came in 3rd out of 44 entries. Cheers! Read More »

New Bottle Releases from The Commons Brewery

Stop by The Commons Brewery this weekend during their tasting room hours on Friday 5-9PM and Saturday 4-9PM to check out the newest bottle-conditioned beer releases. This weekend sees the debut of Flemish Kiss and Urban Farmhouse in bottles. Congrats Commons, keep pushing these out! Read More »

Fermented Photo: Biere de Garde from The Commons Brewery

April 13, 2012
Beer + Rain = PDX. It's the new, new math. While I don't have time to explain all of the intricacies of the equation, your takeaway is the beer part. In this case, The Commons Brewery's Biere de Garde. A trip to the The Commons Brewery taps during their limited tasting room hours will yield an amazing assortment of Belgian inspired beers. You can get them by the glass and even better, a four beer... Read More »

The Commons Biere de Garde Release

The Commons Biere de Garde Release Cheese Bar 6031 SE Belmont Street 6p-9p I shouldn't need to say anything more than "Hey, great beer and great cheese!" But I will. I haven't tried the Biere de Garde yet, but if you know The Commons Brewery like I do, it will be fantastic! Pair this bottle offering with the amazing cheese at Steve Jones' Cheese Bar, and you've got an incredible, yet simple event. Check out... Read More »

On the Road with Brewvana

Brewvana Brewery Tours Facebook | Twitter Last weekend, I was invited to participate in a media tour with Brewvana Brewery Tours. All I had to do was show up at the pickup location and I would be whisked away on a mystery tour for five hours. Of course, I'd be required to eat free food and drink free beer. Work, work, work, work, work. Hopping on board the bus, we were greeted by Ashley Rose... Read More »

Fermented Photo: Fermentation at The Commons Brewery

March 9, 2012
For the first time in the Fermented Photo feature, we feature fermentation. It's also today's tongue twister. What happens when you're drinking beer, taking photos, drinking beer, forgetting to take notes, and drinking beer? Well, you forget things. So, in a sad attempt to provide information, I'll bust through the pellicle in my brain to retrieve some sporadic details about the photo above. First, the facts: taken at The Commons Brewery it's a barrel it's... Read More »

The Commons Brewery Releases Brotherly Love

Brotherly Love Bottle Release 750ml bottles, $15 each 1810 SE 10th Ave Saturday March 24th, Noon   Mike Wright, Founding Brewer The day has finally come: The Commons Brewery releases its first bottle conditioned beer! Brotherly Love will be released on Saturday March 24th at the brewery. That's the good news. The bad news? Only 150 of these handcrafted 750ml bottles of this beer will leave the brewery. Well, I guess it's only bad news... Read More »