Beer + Food Pairings, Breweries, Food, Holidays, PicoPaks

St. Patrick’s Day Food + Beer Pairings That’ll Shamrock Your World

Here at PicoBrew, St. Patrick’s Day is one of our favorite holidays. Sure, it’s a chance to gather with family and friends, make merry and celebrate the Irish culture — but let’s be honest. At least in the U.S., it’s mostly about the beer.   If you’re looking for some brews to bring to your St. Patty’s party, you could go for the typical green-tinted light lager — or you could pick up something special to honor the holiday’s tradition…

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Breweries, Holidays, PicoNews, Women in Beer

Celebrating Women in Beer With Pink Boots Society Collaboration Brew Day

International Women’s Day is Friday, March 8, and breweries across the country are preparing for a special event: the eighth-annual Collaboration Brew Day, hosted by the Pink Boots Society (PBS). The PBS is a professional organization whose stated mission is to “assist, inspireand encourage women beer industry professionals to advance their careers through education.” This international event is intended to raise awareness for the large and growing role of women in the beer industry, as well as to raise funds…

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Breweries, PicoNews

PicoBrew Looks to the Future of Beer at Pike Brewing Co. Panel

On Jan. 29, PicoBrew’s own Annie Johnson joined a distinguished panel of guest speakers at the Pike Brewing Company in Seattle for a discussion on the future of craft beer. The panel covered the latest trends, innovative technologies and predictions for the road ahead in the beer market, and included: Annie Johnson: Master Brewer in Residence at PicoBrew Drew Gillespie: President of Pike Brewing Company Scott Riefler: Vice President of Science at Tarukino Erin James: Editor-in-Chief at Sip Northwest Here…

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Breweries, hops, PicoBrewers, PicoBrewers

Hoppy Holidays: Washington Winter Beer Event Roundup

 WA Winter Event Roundup: Hoppy Holid-ales From Our Brewery Partners! It’s the most wonderful time of the year — and there are so many holiday beer events, you’ve probably had trouble keeping track of them all! To make sure you get all the best winter beer events on your calendar, PicoBrew has made a list of beer events happening in our home community of Washington state, and checked it twice to ensure you catch all the fun. Here’s a roundup…

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