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by Ron Swarner - Dec 15, 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Sunday December 15 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Sunday December 15 2019 Peaks and Pints houses…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 15, 2019

Christmas Beer Crosscut 12.15.19: The Nutcracker

It wouldn’t be December without a “Peanuts” special or a gift-wrapped tin of…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 14, 2019

Christmas Beer Crosscut 12.14.19: Lighted Boatus

Christmas Beer Crosscut 12.14.19: Lighted Boatus Feeling disenchanted this holiday season? Well, there’s…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 13, 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Friday December 13 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Friday December 13 2019 Peaks and Pints houses…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 13, 2019

Christmas Beer Flight 12.13.19: Compass Rose

A lesser sibling might buy their sister a Nightmare Before Christmas T-shirt at…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 12, 2019

Christmas Beer Crosscut 12.12.19: George Bailey

The Blue Mouse Theatre is getting all nostalgic on us screening a holiday…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 11, 2019

Tree-dimensional Tacoma: Incense Cedar

Tree-dimensional Tacoma: Incense Cedar “We have so many spectacular specimen trees in Tacoma,”…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 11, 2019

Christmas Beer Crosscut 12.11.19: Big Band Christmas

If all you want for Christmas is a beautiful, live concert, the Groovin'…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 10, 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Tuesday December 10 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Tuesday December 10 2019 Peaks and Pints houses…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 10, 2019

Christmas Beer Crosscut 12.10.19: Light Plantsaia

The curses of the December birthday are many. People try to roll holiday…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 9, 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Monday December 9 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Monday December 9 2019 Peaks and Pints houses…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 9, 2019

Christmas Beer Crosscut 12.9.19: Last Christmas

Small screen enchantress Emilia Clarke teams with Henry Golding and Michelle Yeogh, stars…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 8, 2019

Fancy Pants Sunday: Cascade Bourbonic Plague 2017

Fancy Pants Sunday: Cascade Bourbonic Plague 2017 Astrological. Mayan. Chinese. Jewish. Roman. Whatever…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 8, 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Sunday December 8 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Sunday December 8 2019 Peaks and Pints houses…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 8, 2019

Christmas Beer Crosscut 12.8.19: Carols

Sometimes Peaks and Pints has trouble knowing how to take the holidays. It's…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 7, 2019

Christmas Beer Crosscut 12.7.19: Countdown To Christmas

Of all the many things Peaks and Pints enjoys about the holidays, one…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 6, 2019

Christmas Beer Crosscut 12.6.19: Candlelight Christmas

And he said unto them: There shall be music this night, and the…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 5, 2019

Christmas Craft Crosscut 12.5.19: Victorian Country Christmas

The Washington State Fairgrounds in Puyallup has turned into a Christmas lover's wonderland…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 4, 2019

Christmas Beer Crosscut 12.4.19: B-Bomb Vertical

The message of Christmas has evolved over time into terms that the children…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 3, 2019

Peaks and Pints New Beers In Stock 12.3.19

Peaks and Pints New Beers In Stock 12.3.19 In the fall, our palates…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 3, 2019

Tree-dimensional Tacoma: Douglas Fir

Tree-dimensional Tacoma: Douglas Fir I think that I shall never see A poem…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 3, 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Tuesday December 3 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Tuesday December 3 2019 Peaks and Pints houses…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 3, 2019

Christmas Beer Flight 12.3.19: Fantasy Lights

The moths are on to something. Lights are awesome. Especially holiday lights. Make…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 2, 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Monday December 2 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Monday December 2 2019 Peaks and Pints houses…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 2, 2019

Peaks and Pints Christmas Beer Flight 12.2.19: Zoolights

From watching Elf to eating Aunt Bethany’s cookies to spraying fake snow on…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 1, 2019

Fancy Pants Sunday: Pauwel Kwak Gift Box

Fancy Pants Sunday: Pauwel Kwak Gift Box No doubt that person on your…

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by Ron Swarner - Dec 1, 2019

Peaks and Pints Christmas Beer Flight 12.1.19

You’re lagging in the Christmas spirit this year. Just like last year. And…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 30, 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Saturday November 30 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Saturday November 30 2019 Peaks and Pints houses…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 30, 2019

Craft Beer Crosscut 11.30.19: Flight For Small Business Saturday

Cities all over the nation are supporting American Express' “Small Business Saturday” campaign,…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 29, 2019

Craft Beer Crosscut 11.29.19: Flight of Dark Side Boozy Stouts

Take a whiff from your Peaks and Pints taster glass, have a sip,…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 27, 2019

Craft Beer Crosscut 11.27.19: Flight of Dark Side Russian Imperial Stouts

There are tales of Peter the Great, the Russian Tsar who traveled to…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 26, 2019

Tree-dimensional Tacoma: Pin Oak

Tree-dimensional Tacoma: Pin Oak Oak tree i'll put u 2 the test Oak…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 26, 2019

Craft Beer Crosscut 11.26.19: Flight of Dark Side Oatmeal Stouts

Not all stouts — a style marked by the use of roasted malts…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 25, 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Monday November 25 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Monday November 25 2019 Peaks and Pints houses…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 25, 2019

Craft Beer Crosscut 11.25.19: Flight of Dark Side Milk Stouts

Darkness descends on Peaks and Pints this Thanksgiving week, and it promises to…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 24, 2019

Fancy Pants Sunday: Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau

Fancy Pants Sunday: Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau It’s that time of year again.…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 24, 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Sunday November 24 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Sunday November 24 2019 Peaks and Pints houses…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 24, 2019

Craft Beer Crosscut 11.24.19: Flight of Milkshakes

The Shamrock Shake was the ultimate treat of our childhood. Back then, the…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 23, 2019

Craft Beer Crosscut 11.23.19: Flight of Espresso

Espresso made its debut in Italy in the early 20th century although coffee…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 22, 2019

Epic Day at Peaks and Pints

Epic Day at Peaks and Pints When Utah gave a loud burp in…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 22, 2019

Craft Beer Crosscut 11.22.19: Flight of Trap Door

Bryan Shull’s grandfather and father worked at and retired from Great Western Malting…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 21, 2019

Trap Door Opens Peaks and Pints’ Door

Trap Door Opens Peaks and Pints’ Door Bryan Shull’s grandfather and father worked…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 21, 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Thursday November 21 2019

Peaks and Pints Tap List: Thursday November 21 2019 Peaks and Pints houses…

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by Ron Swarner - Nov 21, 2019

Craft Beer Crosscut 11.21.19: Flight of Breakside 2019

In 2010 — with his Siebel Institute education, training in Germany and Belgium,…