Seattle Beerventure 2014-2015

The Seattle Beerventure was completed on June 24, 2015
45 breweries/232 beers

An overall recap
I visited every brewery in the Seattle city limits between June 29, 2014-June 24, 2015.  There were a few openings/closings that I did my best to work around, but overall, we did some WORK.

Why beer?
I started out as a merlot & margarita girl when I began drinking in college.  It wasn’t until about 2009 when I started getting into beer in Moscow, ID with Coeur d’Alene Brewing Company’s Huckleberry Ale.  Since then, my love and interest of craft beer has grown to include more than just fruit beers, but most recently spiked in the last couple of years.  After practically living at Icicle Brewing Company during the summer of 2013, really wanting to eat as locally as possible, learning to cook with beer, and then working at a pizza place with 14 different (all local!) beers & ciders on draft, I’m officially obsessed.

Please join me!
I am always down to hit up a brewery, new or old.  Let’s bring a board game, grab a tasting flight, and have a grand old time.  I will do my best to keep the below list updated for fellow Seattle beer lovers!

Please please please check out my interactive Pinterest map if you want to create your own Seattle beerventure!  I linked up every brewery in the city limits, and the map makes it so easy to plan a route.

Beerventure Fremont/Ballard (completed)

Asgard Tavern (Odin’s)
Fremont Brewing Co.
Outlander Pub
Hale’s Ales Pub
Bad Jimmy Brewing Co.
Jolly Roger Tap Room (Maritime Pacific)

Beerventure West Ballard (completed)

Peddler Brewing Company
Northwest Peaks Brewery
Hilliard’s Beer
Reuben’s Brews
Stoup Brewing
Populuxe Brewing

Beerventure Downtown/SoDo (completed)

Six Arms – McMenamins
Gordon Biersch Brewery
Rock Bottom Brewery
Pike Brewing
Pyramid Brewing

Beerventure North/University (completed)

Ram Restaurant & Brewery
Big Time Brewery
Elysian Tangletown
Bluebird Microbrewery
Lantern Brewing
Naked City Brewing

Beerventure West Seattle (completed)

Tin Dog Brewing
Lowercase Brewing
Big Al Brewing
West Seattle Brewing
Elliot Bay Brewing Co

Beerventure SoDo/Super SoDo (completed)
Part 1
Part 2

Schooner Exact Brewing Company
Two Beers Brewing Co
Machine House Brewery
Counterbalance Brewing Company
Epic Ales
Ghostfish Brewing (GF brewery)

Some breweries we had to hit separately:
Rooftop Brewing

Spinnaker Bay Brewing
Urban Family Brewing
Holy Mountain Brewing
Outer Planet Brewing
Flying Lion Brewing
Lucky Envelope Brewing
Hellbent Brewing Co
Burdick Brewing Co

No Taproom (so had to find elsewhere…in progress)
Olympic Range Brewing (non challenge)
Triple R Brewing
2nd Chance Brewing

Other Non-Challenge Washington Breweries I’ve Hit

Aslan Brewing (Bellingham, WA)
Bainbridge Island Brewing Company (Bainbridge Island, WA)
Black Raven (Redmond, WA)
Blue Lightning (Woodinville, WA)
Boundary Bay (Bellingham, WA)
Chuckanut Brewing (Bellingham, WA)
Dirty Bucket (Woodinville, WA)
Flying Bike Cooperative Brewery (Seattle, WA)
Icicle Brewing Co. (Leavenworth, WA)
Issaquah Brewhouse (Issaquah, WA)
Kulshan Brewing (Bellingham, WA)
Loowit Brewing (Vancouver, WA)
Mac & Jacks (Redmond, WA)
Milepost 111 (Cashmere, WA)
Slippery Pig Brewing (Poulsbo, WA
Sound Brewing (Poulsbo, WA)
Triplehorn Brewing (Woodinville, WA)
Valholl Brewing (Poulsbo, WA)
Wander (Bellingham, WA)

Oregon Breweries
Breakside Brewing (Portland, OR)
Cascade Brewing (Portland, OR)
Ecliptic Brewing (Portland, OR)
Laurelwood Brewing (Portland, OR)

Here was our complete checklist! M=Multiple Locations, C=Corporate Chain, but still has a brewery on location, so it kind of counts :-\

Brewery Neighborhood M C Done
2nd Chance Brewing ?
Asgard Tavern (Odin) Fremont 6/28/14
Bad Jimmy’s Ballard 6/28/14
Big Al White Center  11/15/14
Big Time University  7/11/14
Bluebird (Greenwood) Greenwood *  7/11/14
Burdick West Seattle  6/24/15
Counterbalance SoDo  3/01/15
Elliot Bay (West Seattle) West Seattle *  11/15/14
Elysian (Tangletown) Greenlake *  7/11/14
Epic Ales SoDo 5/19/15
Flying Lion Rainier Valley 6/05/15
Fremont Fremont 6/28/14
Georgetown Super SoDo 5/19/15
Ghostfish SoDo 5/19/15
Gordon Biersch Downtown *  7/21/14
Hale’s Ales Ballard 6/28/14
Hilliards Ballard  9/11/14
Holy Mountain Magnolia 1/24/15
Lantern Brewing Greenwood  7/11/14
Lowercase White Center  11/15/14
Machine House Super SoDo  3/01/15
Maritime Pacific Ballard 6/28/14
McMenamins (Six Arms) Capitol Hill *  7/21/14
Naked City Greenwood  7/11/14
Northwest Peaks Ballard  9/11/14
Outer Planet Capitol Hill  2/28/15
Outlander Fremont 6/28/14
Olympic Range Brewing Queen Anne 8/15/15
Peddler Ballard  9/11/14
Pike Downtown  7/21/14
Populuxe Ballard  9/06/14
Pyramid SoDo  7/21/14
Ram (U Village) University * * 7/11/14
Reuben’s Ballard  9/06/14
Rock Bottom Downtown *  7/21/14
Rooftop Queen Anne  9/11/14
Schooner Exact Super SoDo  3/01/15
Seapine Super SoDo 6/12/15
Spinnaker Rainier Valley 6/05/15
Standard Central  9/07/14
Stoup Ballard 9/06/14
Tin Dog White Center  11/15/14
Triple R Brewing ?
Two Beers Super SoDo  3/01/15
Urban Family Magnolia 1/24/15
West Seattle West Seattle  11/15/14

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