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4133 University Way NE
Seattle WA 98105
Telephone: +1 206-545-4509
Hours: Open daily at 11:30am.
Brewer: Bill Jenkins, Bradley Zimmermann
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Notes

Visited: April 14, 2006

Opened: 1988

Annual Production: 1,500 bbl

Contributors: Diane Crawford, Siegfried Binge, Teri Fahrendorf

Owned by Reid Martin of Triple Rock fame.

Updated: October 4, 2011

Beer List

    • Date: April 14, 2006 (#6007)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 16½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright red-brown. Thick head.
      Aroma (3)
      Very mildly toasty.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Light-medium body. Fizzy. Big sweet toasty, caramelly malt flavor. Lots of dark fruity hop flavor and bitterness.
      Overall Impression (2½)

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    • Date: April 14, 2006 (#6008)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 16½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright deep golden-orange. Thick head.
      Aroma (3)
      Mild biscuity malt and spicy hops.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Medium-big smooth bodyl Nicely malty, with fruity hops and a fair bitterness.
      Overall Impression (2½)

  • Classic Irish-Style Dry Stout
    • Date: April 14, 2006 (#6010)
      Package: nitrogenated
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 15 points
      Appearance (3)
      Black. Thick nitro head.
      Aroma (3)
      Very mildly roasty.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Very light body. Quite roasty with a light malty background.
      Overall Impression (2)
      Very light beer.

  • Robust Porter
    • Date: April 14, 2006 (#6009)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 14 points
      Appearance (3)
      Black. Nice creamy head.
      Aroma (2½)
      Pretty clean.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Light body. Creamed corn — DMS. Malty and fairly sweet, with a touch of roast.
      Overall Impression (1½)

  • American-Style India Pale Ale
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  • Irish-Style Red Ale

  • Goddess Porter
    Robust Porter
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  • Nemesis
    Old Ale
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  • Old Rip Oatmeal Stout
    Oatmeal Stout

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    Old Sol
    Barley Wine-Style Ale
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  • Powderfinger Rye
    American-Style Rye Beer
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  • Prime Time Pale Ale
    Classic English-Style Pale Ale
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  • Scarlet Fire IPA
    American-Style India Pale Ale

  • Slam Dunkelweizen
    South German-Style Dunkel Weizen/Weissbier
    8.00% abv.

  • Snow Melt Nitrogen Pale
    American-Style Pale Ale

  • Tinderstick ESB
    English-Style (Extra Special) Strong Bitter
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  • Trombipulator
    Belgian-Style Tripel

  • Washington Wit
    Belgian Style White (or Wit) / Belgian-Style Wheat