Education

Our story begins more than 200 years ago, and half a world away, in the heart of 18th- century Russia. In 1766, Catherine the Great signed a commercial treaty with Britain, and soon after a London brewery began transporting a...
It's fresh hop time! If you didn't know, fresh hops are harvested from the bine (A bine is a climbing plant that climbs by its shoots growing in a helix around a support, in contrast to vines, which climb using tendrils or suckers),...
You may have noticed recently that we've been talking a lot about bringing BEER to BRUNCH! Specifically giving our dark beers a shout-out: Black Butte Porter, Obsidian Stout, The Abyss, and our Black Butte Anniversary Series beers. When searching the...

Geeking Out Over Quality

We take beer quality very seriously here at Deschutes and our Brewing Technician, Briana Francisco, does a great job telling you all about it in Episode 20 of 1 in One Hundred Million. She combines, what she calls "fun science," with...
Since Black Butte Porter was the beer that started it all here at Deschutes Brewery, we asked our Founder, Gary Fish, to talk a little bit about this beer...where it started and where it's going... wait, did he say, WHISKEY??...
The early 1900’s were crazy times in America, from World War I to the Great Depression. Possibly the craziest idea….banning Americans from drinking booze! In January of 1919, the federal government, yielding to a tempestuous, vocal group of “no more...
We’re excited to announce our newest and first Pub Reserve Series beers of 2016! These beers are limited in production, experimental, hands-on, barrel-aged, sold only at our pubs and tasting room, and are exponentially delicious. These wax dipped, high alcohol by...
There is a story behind every beer. Whether it be about the ingredients, the name, history, label art, or flavor... memories and experiences are created over a pint. In 2016 we're diving deeper into many of our beers, highlighting in...
Step right up folks and check out this machine in action - it’s Crowler time! First, choose an available beer. Maybe it’s a satisfying Mirror Pond Pale Ale, or a refreshing Fresh Squeezed IPA, or perhaps that Pub Exclusive beer...