Hopped Up Eugene

Hopped Up Eugene

Earlier this year in February I wrote about a special release from Oakshire Brewing during their Zwickelmania event. Among the various barrel aged beers that were pouring that weekend at Oakshire, Hellshire III stood out as a favorite.  Now, four months later,...
Hopped Up Eugene

Hopped Up Eugene

It seems like every day there is something new happening in the Eugene craft beer scene and this week is no different.  So put on your sunglasses, pop a bottle of your favorite spring seasonal craft beer (I’d recommend local favorites Oakshire’s Line Dry...
Hopped Up Eugene

Hopped Up Eugene

March 6 – 12 Plank Town Brewing Co. made quite the splash in Eugene and Springfield this past week.  The new Springfield brewpub was packed through the weekend and made front-page news across town. I have to admit; I got completely caught up in the hype, and...
Hopped Up Eugene

Hopped Up Eugene

Zwickelmania.  The word may seem better suited to a sci-fi convention than a beer event, but every February, Oregon Breweries celebrate the day with undisputed appreciation.  The unusual event name is in reference to the “zwickel” – or spigot on a...