Beer + Food Pairings, Breweries, Food, PicoPaks, Uncategorized

Beer and Pie: Two Pairings for Your Holiday Table

For those in America (and expatriates who partake), Thanksgiving is almost upon us, and as you make your shopping list, two items are essential: beer and pie. They go together like turkey and gravy, and are the perfect way to finish your holiday meal. In this post, we’ll show you what to serve with two classic Turkey-Day treats: sweet potato pie, paired with a Belgian Tripel, and pecan pie, paired with a roasty, mellow Porter. The first beer pairing is…

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Breweries, PicoPaks

Stoup Brewing: A Great Place to Stay

Conviviality, community and big congratulations. We’ve reached a huge milestone at PicoBrew, and Stoup helped us get there! Stoup’s Robust Porter is the 100th PicoPak available for purchase on Brewmarketplace. Get to know the people behind the porter in this blog post by writer Tony Kevin. I was in the corner of the tap house alone, sipping on a delicious Citra IPA, groups of friends and families all around me talking and laughing. It was dark, even at early evening,…

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Breweries, PicoPaks

A Roof and a Dream: The Story of Rooftop Brew Co

Back in 2013, I was living in an old, crooked house off Nickerson Street in Seattle. I worked at a job that was only a few blocks down the street so, naturally, I walked to work every day. I had awesome roommates, cool neighbors, and we even had a yard to have friends over and play games. I was 25 years old and was just discovering who I was and the things I loved. A local convenience store was only…

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PicoBrewers, PicoBrewers, PicoPaks

PicoPak to Pup: How to Make Spent Grain Dog Treats

Here in the Pacific Northwest, recycling, reuse, and composting are widely practiced. There’s a passion for it, especially in the city. Walking down the residential streets in Seattle, you’ll notice sidewalk gardens everywhere, blooming with beautiful flowers or delicious veggies, made rich from compost-enhanced soil. So here at PicoBrew, naturally, we love the idea of reusable goods. One of the best things about our PicoPaks (aside from the delicious end result) is that they are biodegradable. Whether you’re feeding your…

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