October Beers from Chuckanut Brewery

We've all been waiting for this cooler weather but sad to see the sun leave us! Yet Chuckanut Brewery is happy that there's time to make some of their favorite one-off beers. This autumn Chuckanut will have some delicious beers to enjoy in any…

Chuckanut Brewery Wins Two GABF Medals

Chuckanut Brewery has done it again! Chuckanut beer was awarded two medals from this year’s GABF (Great American Beer Festival). A Gold for Chuckanut Dunkel Lager and a Silver for Chuckanut Helles Lager were awarded at the Great American Beer…
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Anacortes Brewery Releases / Events August 2018

New Releases for August: Arts Festival Lager (ABV 4.8% / IBU 18) - The official beer of the Anacortes Arts Festival: Highly drinkable and well-balanced, this refreshing session beer is brewed in the traditional German style. A light maltiness…

Chuckanut Brewery Celebrates 10 Years of Beer

Chuckanut Brewery celebrates ten years of brewing beer with its 10 Days of 10 Years of Chuckanut beginning Friday July 13 through July 22. Each day there will be a special activity to help honor each year Chuckanut Brewery has been in existence!

Chuckanut Brewery Wins Six Medals at WA Beer Awards

On June 16th the WA Beer Awards announced the 117 breweries who won awards in 74 categories out of the 181 breweries that entered. Out of the almost 1,300 beers in the competition Chuckanut won a total of six awards. Chuckanut Marzen Lager and…

Chuckanut Brewery Wins Five Medals at North American Beer Awards

This year Chuckanut Brewery was richly rewarded with five major medals at the North American Beer Awards Competition. This prestigious, long standing beer competition in it's 22nd year supports the Craft Brewers Association standard of blind tasting judging done by BJCP judges from around the nation.

Anacortes Brewery June Updates

Spring Break (ABV 4.8% / IBU 43) A collaboration with Winthrop’s Old Schoolhouse Brewery, this is a Northwest pilsner with a heavy dose of Mosaic and Simcoe hops added in the whirlpool for a juicy, tropical aroma of passion fruit and guava. A light body and bright white head make this easy drinker the perfect summer beer!

Know Your Beer Farmer

Today I had the opportunity to ride along with Dave Hedlin, third generation farmer, of Hedlin’s Family Farm in La Conner, WA. Hedlin’s Family Farm is located less than 10 miles from Skagit Valley Malting where the barley will be malted when harvested in late August. Today Dave was planting organic Skagit Copeland Barley.

Big Win for Chuckanut Brewery at World Beer Cup

Chuckanut Brewery is excited to announce they have won two Gold Medals at the World Beer Cup 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee. Both Bohemian Style Pilsner and German Style Kolsch beer have won the highest medals for their rendition of these traditional European style beers.

Chuckanut Taps Maibock and Mexican Style Lager

Chuckanut Brewery’s North Nut in Bellingham and South Nut in Skagit County will be tapping its Maibock and the famous Mexican Style Lager in May. The Maibock has been cold aging for more than two months, creating a slightly sweet, full-bodied palate packed with rich, bready and toffee like aromas. Maibock is full of malt flavors and delivers an alcohol strength of 7%, but remains smooth to drink. The Mexican Style Lager has a balanced light body and crisp finish and is aged up to six weeks.