Four Tacoma area brewers will tap 17 beers at the Washington Brewers Festival this weekend at Saint Edward State Park in Kenmore. The Harmon, Wingman Brewers, 7 Seas and Trade Route will represent the South Sound. The festival will tap 200 Washington brewed beers during the three-day festival that starts tomorrow. For a list of beers our local breweries will serve, click "more."
What: Washington Brewers Festival Where: Saint Edward State Park, Kenmore When: Friday July 17-Sunday July 19, 2011Hours: 4 p.m.-9 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday Tickets: $15-$25 (see site for details) Details: Friday is 21 and older only; the event allows all ages Saturday and Sunday. No pets allowed. Info here: http://www.washingtonbeer.com/wa-brewers-fest/
From Harmon Brewing in Tacoma: Rajah’s Royal IPA Vanilla Porter
From Wingman Brewers in Tacoma: Bourbon Barrel Porter British Table Beer Pocket Aces Double IPA Pomegranate Porter (Sat) Belgian Sour Ale (Sat) North West Red AleP-51 Porter (Sun) Blue Beards Espresso Roast Porter (Sun) Pin-Up Pale Ale (Sun)
From 7 Seas Brewing in Gig Harbor: Cascadian Dark AleBritish Pale AleBallz Deep Double IPA
From Trade Route Brewing Company in Pacific: Mango Weizen Jet Stream (blonde/cream ale) Hoppy Bitch IPA
For a list of all festival brewers that includes breweries from Olympia, Silverdale, Bremerton and the Ram, which has outposts in the South Sound, click the link here to the Washington Beer Commission's website.