(WA) Brouwer's Cafe (And Bottleworks) Hopfest Is Coming, 9/10 Starting At 11 AM

image of Bottleworks & Brouwer's Cafe, co-owner Matt Bonney in Yakima, courtesy of Bottleworks' website Seattle, WA - If you don't live in Yakima, then chances are you don't know that the Hop Harvest is here. Each year Yakima (along with Idaho and Oregon) harvest their allotment of hops, thereby covering over 75% of the country in a pleasing, floral aroma.

Around the same time, Brouwer's Cafe offers up there nod to this annual tradition, with the arrival of Hopfest. With a start time of 11:00 AM on Friday September 10th, you are encouraged to show up, grab a bar seat or table, and drink till your tongue is numb from beer. So far the list is looking pretty awesome with beers ranging from the traditional India Pale to the new and interesting Cascadian Dark Ales & India Black Ales (and Cider?). We have included the list for your review.

Additionally, it has been announced, that Bottleworks won't let Brouwer's take all the glory, as they will be dedicating all 11 handles to all things hoppy. So whether you don't feel up to heading into Fremont or Wallingford seems a bit much, you have two choices to pick from. Don't wait too long though, because like all things, this won't last.

Tentative List at Brouwer’s Cafe

Alaskan Double Black
Anacortes Black
Anderson Valley Imperial
Anthem Dry Hopped Cider
Avery Maharaja Imperial IPA
Baron Dry Hopped Pils
Big Al Dry Hopped
Big Time Action Jackson
Black Raven Dry Hopped Trickster
Black Raven Wisdom Seeker
Boundary Bay Imperial
Diamond Knot Shipwreck XXX
Dogfish Head Burton Baton
Double Mt. Molten Lava
Elysian Idiot Sauvin
Elysian Orgone
Firestone Walker Union Jack
Green Flash Pallate Wrecker
Hopworks Ace of Spades
Hopworks Galactic Imperial Red
Iron Horse Mystery Firkin
Lagunitas Hop Stoopid
Laughing Dog Devil Dog
Lazy Boy Imperial
Left Hand Twin Sisters Double
Mad River Steelhead Imperial IPA
Midnight Sun Hop Dog Double Wheat
Midnight Sun Meltdown Double
Midnight Sun XXX Black Double
Mikeller Cascade
Mikeller Centennial
Mikeller Chinook
Moylans Wet Hopsickle
Naked City Impact
New Belgium Belgo Belgian IPA
Ninkasi Maiden the Shade
Oskar Blues Gubna
Pike Dry Hopped Double
Port Brewing 4th Anniversary
Russian River Blind Pig
Russian Riverm Pliny the Elder
Schooner Exact Imperial
Scuttlebutt Hoptopia
Silver City Whoop Pass
Snoqualmie Dry Hopped Copperhead
Stone 14th Anniversary
Two Beers Fresh Hop

September 10th, 2010 11:00 AM to "CLOSE"
Hopfest 2010, Brouwer's Cafe
400 N. 35th Street Seattle WA 98107 (206) 267-2437

September 10th, 2010 11:00 AM to "CLOSE"
Hopfest 2010 Part Deux, Bottlworks Bottleshop
1710 N 45th Street Seattle, WA 98103 206-633-2437