Thursday, May 6th, 2021

MORNING FOAM: Dessert Beer Flight, Stoup Kenmore, Seattle Beer Week

Ron Swarner

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MORNING FOAM: Dessert Beer Flight, Stoup Kenmore, Seattle Beer Week

Thursday, May 6 2021 – Good Morning Foam: Dessert Beer Flight, Stoup Kenmore, Seattle Beer Week. BTW, George Clooney turns 60.

THE TACOMA FACTOID

Yakima Hill is a neighborhood in the North End of Tacoma defined as bordering North I Street to the south-southwest and Tacoma Avenue to the north-northeast, with another portion extending from Tacoma Avenue to the south, North Borough Road to the west, North Stadium Way to the north and northeast, and North 3rd Street to the east.

THE DAILY WORD

mummer “me-mer\ noun [MF momeur, fr. momer to go masked] (1502)

1) A performer in a pantomime; broadly: actor

2) One who goes merrymaking in disguise during festivals

Usage example: The Back To The Future Beer Festival in the Tacoma Dome included a troupe of mummers all dressed like the really cute members of BTS, but who were actually seven guys who refused to get vaccinated yet still wanted to drink beer.

CRAFT BEER CLICKABLES

>> Seaplane Kitchen and Bar in Kenmore has been transformed into Stoup Brewing Kenmore. The pandemic, as well as maybe too fancy high pricing, sent restaurant owners Deming Maclise, James Weimann, and Chef Jason Stoneburner looking for a brewery partnership. Stoup said yes. Stoup Brewing Kenmore opens today with the same delicious beer brewed by Brad Benson, Lara Zahaba, and Robyn Shumacher, but also with Stoneburner’s cuisine. Stoup Brewing Kenmores opens today at 2 p.m. at 6704 NE 181st St. in Kenmore.

>>> Seattle Beer Week begins today and runs for 10 days. The Seattle Beer Week 2021 events are listed here.

>>> Oregon’s space-themed Ecliptic Brewing is excited to announce the opening of a second production facility and taproom in Southeast Portland in the summer of 2021, named “The Moon Room”.

>>> Everybody’s Brewing has just announced the promotion of Dave McGinley, a member of Everybody’s brewing team, to the position of head brewer.

>>> New session IPA, Trooper IPA, created by Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson and Robinsons Brewery Head Brewer Martyn Weeks references “American IPA revolution.”

DESSERT BEER FLIGHT

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, our palates and stomachs could use a warm-up. So we’ve compiled a list of luscious, indulgent, dessert beers to stimulate your appetite. Let’s sharpen that sweet tooth with today’s to-go beer flight, Peaks and Pints Pilot Program: Dessert Beer Flight.

High Water Campfire Stout: This pitch-black stout is impenetrably dark and tastes of liquid s’mores, 6.5%

Icicle Brewing Dark Persuasion: This stout tastes exactly like German chocolate cake, with strong chocolate and coconut notes, a touch of vanilla and a smooth finish, 6.5%

New Holland Dragon’s Milk Reserve: Bourbon Barrel-Aged Stout with Peanut Butter & Cocoa Nibs: Aged in select bourbon barrels for three months and finished with massive amounts of real peanut butter and cocoa nibs, 10%

Omnipollo Theoricus Jawbeaker: Continuation of Omnipollo’s candy-inspired collaborative series with Dugges, Morgondagens and Duckpond Brewing, this triple IPA features boxes of jawbreaker candy crushed and swirled with their favorite hops, 10%

Skygazer Watercolors Creamee – Raspberry, Blueberry, Cheesecake, Cream & Milk Sugar: We think the name says it all! Enjoy those pastel-colored pours, 5.5%

Stillwater Business: Imperial stout brewed with molasses and muscovado, 13%

LINK: Peaks & Pints cooler inventory