Darker Colored Beers

Northwest Bar Night – “Beer & The Mariners Starting Line-Up” (ep 11)

Once again, we go from tasting great beer (this time two Amber Ales) to the Mariners starting line-up!  For our first show that officially airs in summer, we celebrate with our favorite summer songs of all time.  And yet, somehow, the conversation gets directed to a certain stars’ fascination with the Mariners. Enjoy this edition of Northwest Bar Night as …

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Northwest Bar Night – “Unicorns & Long Magical Horns” (ep 09)

When the gang at the bar discover a certain factoid about Scotland, this tasting of Scotch Ale gets a lot more interesting!  We’ll give you a hint; it has something to do with unicorns.  You may debate whether these creatures are real or not, but we had a fun time until the bartender kicked us out. Enjoy this edition of …

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Northwest Bar Night – “From Porter To The Porterhouse” (Ep 04)

We’re not exactly sure what happened at the bar this week, but somehow one of the stars ended up drinking her meat.  You probably would like a little context, so we suggest watching the show (and promise it’s well worth your while).  We have a couple of delicious bottles of Porter on the show, each of them fairly unique. So, …

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Northwest Beer Night – “The Godfather of Growler” (ep123) 12.09.16

Episode 123: Oh the places we go!  This week, as we enjoy delicious Brown Ale, the stars at the bar are challenged to feel a little soul.  There’s dancing, there’s singing, and plenty of laughs as we introduce you to two more really good “Nut Browns” and an entire bar of nut jobs. So, enjoy this edition of Northwest Beer …

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Northwest Beer Night – “Great Scott, Great Scotch” (ep122) 12.02.16

Episode 122: What do you know about Scotland and the Scots?  On this week’s show, we get an education on Scottish actors and singers as, for the first time, we taste Scotch Ale.  And man, was it good!  The stars at the bar had a great time with these delicious beers, and you’ll never guess what actor was on the minds …

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Northwest Beer Night – “Beer Good, Clowns Bad” (ep119) 11.04.16

Episode 119: When you consider the level of politics that has infiltrated our lives over the past several months, Election Day is nearly here, and the race is nearly run.  Which our panel interpreted as “Man, after all this, I need a beer.”  We found two really delicious examples of Stout, and then someone brought up clowns, and we cringed …

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Northwest Beer Night – “Tricks, Treats & Booze” (ep118) 10.28.16

Episode 118: It’s the season of “Tricks and Treats” and boy do we have a treat for you!  We found two delicious examples of Northwest-made Porter.  And then, we asked the panelists at the bar to offer a Halloween-themed pairing idea.  Nope, no costume ideas for ya this year, but some awesome candy and beer pairings! So, enjoy this edition …

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Northwest Beer Night – “Jessica Rabbit Meets Beer” (ep116) 10.14.16

Episode 116: It was really great to have two delicious Red/Amber Ales on the show this week, and even better that each person at the bar has a favorite redhead.  It makes for a very fun round of the “Craft Beer Challenge” where even Jessica Rabbit manages to hijack the conversation. So, enjoy this edition of Northwest Beer Night as …

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Northwest Beer Night – “Beer Among ‘Friends'” (ep113) 9.23.16

Episode 113: Our night at the bar is always about beer among friends, and it just so happens this week, its REALLY about “Friends.”  How else could #SmellyCat work its way into the show??!!  We had a great time with the Odd Couple category, where we take two very different beers and compare them.  It you like dark beer, you’ll …

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Northwest Beer Night – “The Poolboy” (ep112) 9.16.16

Episode 112: Another Labor Day has come and gone, and it got us thinking about the hard-working men and women of this country.  On this week’s show, we salute laborers everywhere by raising a glass of Imperial IPA, tasting said beer, and then deciding what job each beer reminded us of.  (EDITORS NOTE:  It’s always amazing and sometimes scary what …

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