Women-owned brewery opens in Bend

Spider City Brewing’s co-owner and brewer is also a sommelier

A plan hatched while in college became a reality for three friends who launched Spider … Read more

Deschutes Brewery again delays Virgina expansion

CEO says he’s still watching craft brewing trends

Deschutes Brewery will not be breaking ground on its Roanoke, Virginia, brewing facility in June … Read more

Bend liquor store operator wants to sell pints, kegs

Oregon Liquor Control Commission puts off decision on requested rule change

A Bend liquor store operator would like to sell kegs and pints in a space … Read more

Central Oregon breweries make beer to benefit Camp Fire victims

Resilience Butte County Proud IPA will be on tap in December

Porter Brewing Co. co-owner Avara Roberts will brew alongside her husband in December to raise … Read more

RiverBend Brewing to close pub

Brewery will remain open

Sunday will be the last day of business for RiverBend Brewing Sports Pub, which opened … Read more

Deschutes Brewery raises money for employee with cancer

Co-workers donate 800 hours of vacation time to Colby Nightingale

When Deschutes Brewery employees learned last month that one of their colleagues had been diagnosed … Read more

Craft beer industry grows, but slowly

Industry contributed $2 billion to Oregon economy

The Oregon craft beer industry continued to grow in 2017, but at a slower rate … Read more

Madras still waiting for a brewpub operator to bite

Brewers express interest but lack financing

Even a $500,000 incentive can’t seem to lock down a brewpub deal in Madras. After … Read more

Designated drivers on the Bend Ale Trail get a reward

Designated drivers on the Bend Ale Trail can get a free Hydro Flask if they … Read more

Redmond attracts startups in beer, cider and spirits

English-style cask ale, dry cider and homemade root beer are on tap

Redmond’s craft beverage scene is frothing with startups in beer, cider and spirits. Geist Beerworks … Read more

Bend startup breweries plan to stay small

Bevel Craft Beer, Boss Rambler Beer Club work on taprooms

One of the benefits of traveling the United States as a professional disc golfer is … Read more

Beer industry creates more jobs in pubs than breweries

And it turns out that Bend is not the beer capital of Oregon

Oregonians who want to work in the brewing industry have better odds of finding a … Read more

Deschutes Brewery CEO says legal marijuana played role in craft beer slowdown

Craft beer sales in Oregon grew less than 1 percent in 2017

At a time when craft breweries compete more than ever for shelf space and tap … Read more

After sales decline, Deschutes Brewery reworks new brewery agreement

LaLonde cites slowdown in beer sales

After experiencing the first sales decline in its 30-year history in 2017, Deschutes Brewery is … Read more

Deschutes Brewery hires new director

Deschutes Brewery’s next director of brewery operations will come from New Belgium Brewing in Fort … Read more

Road to Crux brewpub gated after dispute reaches impasse

Future development is part of dispute in Bend

The gate that went up across Industrial Way outside Crux Fermentation Project last week marked … Read more

Bend Brewing Co. and Kobold Brewing chart expansion

North Rim Brewing assets, lease sold in January

The demise of North Rim Brewing Co. in January spelled opportunity for two other Bend-based … Read more

Crux expansion spotlights Industrial Way access

Private-road owner blocked street-side parking

Parking for Crux Fermentation Project has generated concern for neighboring property owners almost from the … Read more

Bend brewers weigh potential aluminum tariff

Imported metal would mean more for a can of beer

Craft brewers were mostly not pleased Friday with President Donald Trump’s proposal to impose a … Read more

Madras extends deadline for brewpub pitches

Incentives include cash grants and real estate

Would-be brewpub owners have an extra two weeks to apply for business incentives from the … Read more

Ockert leaving Deschutes Brewery after three years

Craft brewing veteran lent expertise in growth phase of Bend beer maker

Karl Ockert, the Deschutes Brewery director of brewery operations, will be leaving the company at … Read more

Workplace alcohol not always an advantage, study finds

Young job seekers sometimes see values conflict

A study published Monday by an Oregon State University researcher suggests a keg on tap … Read more

Deschutes CEO elected to conservation board

Michael LaLonde, president and CEO of Deschutes Brewery, was elected to the Conservation Alliance board … Read more

Mirror Pond, now available in a can

Deschutes Brewery, one of the last local breweries to turn to metal packaging, for the … Read more

Crux expanding its SW Division brewpub

Design adds dining space, encloses patio bar

Crux Fermentation Project plans to start work later this month on expanding the interior of … Read more

Walden would extend the two-year brewers’ tax cut

Bill co-sponsored by Wyden was shortened by GOP

U.S. Rep. Greg Walden, R-Hood River, said Friday he favors extending the two-year tax break … Read more

Original 10 Barrel pub shut for renovations

Patio open limited hours; food truck serving until March

With new brewpubs up and running in San Diego, Denver and the east side of … Read more

Summit Saloon in Bend closes doors

The Summit Saloon & Stage, 125 NW Oregon Ave., a popular downtown Bend spot for … Read more

Anheuser-Busch is thirsty for your data

Anheuser-Busch InBev is the biggest brewing company in the world, but it has a problem … Read more

Bend brewers welcome craft beverage tax cut

Federal excise tax halved by accompanying measure

Lost in the glare of news accounts surrounding the tax package passed by Congress on … Read more

Madras puts out request for brewery proposals

March deadline to apply; city offers incentives

The Madras Redevelopment Commission approved a request for proposals Wednesday aimed at brewers who’ve expressed … Read more

OSU study grows new respect for barley

Cross-bred varieties impart distinct flavors to beer

Barley may be the new hops, if research by Oregon State University yields the potential … Read more

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