Lookout Cape Kiwanda

The Beer: Kiwanda Cream Ale & Mother of All Storms from Pelican Brewing, Pacific City, OR The Adventure: Camping in the rain at Cape Lookout on the Oregon coast. Everyone thought we were crazy, we thought we were crazy. The end of November in heavy rain seemed like the wrong time to go camping, but that’s what…

Monhegan Brewing Company- Beer ME

Adventure- hiking, exploring, and swimming on Monhegan Island, ME Beer- Berliner Weiss with Blueberry Syrup, Dead Man’s Cove Black IPA Wow! Now that’s been said, let me tell you about our adventure. Monhegan Island is a small island off the mid-coast of Maine. The only way to reach it is by a ferry that visits twice a day. The ferry left the…

Ecliptic Eclipse

Adventure: Lunar Eclipse- September 27, 2015 (You now know how behind I am on posting, sorry) Beer: Phobos Single Hop Red Ale, Ultraviolet Blackberry Sour Ale: Ecliptic Brewing, Portland, OR We couldn’t resist the idea of visiting Ecliptic Brewery to view the lunar eclipse. It turned out to be even better than just an idea. We sat outside and…

Recipe for Apple Scented Underwear

Adventure: Camping at Nickel Creek near Crescent City, California Beer: Caldera Dry Hop Orange,  Ashland, Oregon Cider: Smith and Forge (MillerCoors) Stainless Steel Growler: Base Camp, Portland, Oregon Before leaving on our camping adventure we filled our stainless steel growler with a delicious Dry Hop Orange beer from Caldera Brewing in Ashland, Oregon. We drove to Crescent City, CA , a…

New Zealand Edition: Kayak and Steamship

The adventure: Aukland Sea Kayaks The beer: Mac’s at Northern Steamship Co When you hike up a volcano you can’t take a ferry. You have to kayak. Before our kayak adventure we stopped for lunch and a beer at Northern Steamship Co. It is right on the wharf and our kayak guide offered to pick us up right there. The beer on tap is Mac’s, a…

New Zealand Edition: Hallertau & Horses

Adventure: Muriwai Beach Horse Treks, Aukland NZ Beer: Hallertau Hi! and welcome to our blog. Are you ready for adventure? and beer? Phew, you’re in the right place. (If you were looking for adventure bears or adventure bees, well, we hope you also like beer). We will normally talk about craft beer around Portland, OR, but this post is part of our NZ Edition….