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(VIDEO) Episode 159 – What In Tarnation Is That?

(2019 – Season 5 Finale)  Great horny toads, you long-eared varmint!  When I say whoa, I mean WHOA! Remind you of anyone? Let’s just say this week’s adventure on Northwest Bar Night begins with a couple of different takes on delicious, Northwest-made Bourbon, and ends with a Saturday morning cartoon favorite.   You’ll have some …

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(VIDEO) Episode 158 – Don’t Be An Idiom

(2019)  Well #SpeakOfTheDevil, #TimeFliesWhenYoureHavingFun tasting two completely different Northwest-made beers in what we call our Grab Bag category. On this week’s Northwest Bar Night, host Brian Calvert invokes the world of idioms, finding the most commonly overused cliches and phrases, and making the panelists describe their beers with them.  The category is enjoyable enough because …

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(VIDEO) Episode 157 – Hulk Get Smashed

(2019)  Ready for a “Hulk Smash?!”  Actually, this romp through the Marvel universe feels more like a big #HawaiianPunch as we sample two different takes on Northwest-made Hard Cider? On this week’s episode of Northwest Bar Night, host Brian Calvert and the stars celebrate the new #Avengers movie by describing their cider as Marvel heroes.  …

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(VIDEO) Episode 156 – Advance To Boardwalk with that Beer

(2019)  Board games at the bar?  Why not, and it seems to fit perfectly as we taste two different takes on Northwest-made Kolsch. Thus is the set-up for this week’s episode of Northwest Bar Night, where host Brian Calvert gets out the #Monopoly board for a while new way of looking at #CommunityChest.  But be …

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(VIDEO) Episode 155 – This Shine is SOOOO Hot!

(2019)  Now here’s something we think you’ll really enjoy!  After all, it’s not everyday we can get into a little trouble sampling two different takes on Northwest-made Moonshine. On this week’s episode of Northwest Bar Night, host Brian Calvert offers a little ‘shine and a big challenge:  Use a “hot” song title to describe your …

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(VIDEO) Episode 154 – Oh Yes It’s Ladies Night

(2019)  The ladies take over the bar for this episode, so we use a classic tune by “Kool and the Gang” to help mark the occasion. And we do it all while tasting two different takes on Northwest-made Pale Ale. Host Brian Calvert asks the ladies to describe their beers using some key phrases from …

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(AUDIO) Episode 250 – A Toast To a Big Milestone

(2019) It’s time to party! We begin this week’s show by taking a moment to celebrate our 250th episode.  A big thank you to all our sponsors who make this possible, and a special thanks to YOU for listening to the show.  We have 6 seasons under our belt, and are preparing for our 7th …

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(VIDEO) Episode 229 – You Are The Dancing Queen

(2019 – Season 8 Finale)  If you couldn’t tell from the title of this episode, there’s some dancing on the show tonight.  And why not?  Good wine always equals a good time! As we taste a couple of bottles of Northwest-made Gewurztraminer, we play our own fun version of Match Game (complete with the best …

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(AUDIO) Episode 249 – The Hops Have It!

(2019) Drinking delicious craft brew is one thing; making it yourself is something completely different. That’s what our new friends at Single Hill Brewing of Yakima are discovering.  Yet as they brew, they’re do some new and different things themselves that you’ll enjoy hearing about.  We also learning the story behind Noble Estate Vineyard and …

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(VIDEO) Episode 153 – Smack That Stout!

(2019)  If we asked you to think of the title of the “sexiest” song you know, what comes to mind? What if we asked you that question after a couple of beers, namely two different takes on Northwest-made Stout? Thus is the set-up for this week’s episode of Northwest Bar Night, where host Brian Calvert …

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