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Video: Day Trip! – Locally Grown

Eugene is a great place to be for local foods. In this episode, get in touch with farmers, winemakers, and brewers.

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New management at Taylor’s means big changes for spring

Taylor’s in under new management. With it come new bartenders, new benches and a new layout. But don’t worry, dollar beers are here to stay.

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Video: KLCC Microbrew Festival

Craft brewers from around Oregon come together to promote good beer and a good time at the 2015 KLCC Microbrew Festival. The ticket purchase includes a KLCC glass and two drink tickets to kick off the fun filled evening. The festival is held February 6th from 5-11 p.m. & February 7th …

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Welcome to Eugene’s micro-brew heaven

Whether you enjoy a crisp pilsner or sipping slow on an imperial IPA, the Emerald City’s wide variety of breweries leave no hop, yeast, malt or wacky natural ingredient combination untested. Here are some local favorites that keep pushing the limits of what it means to be a microbrewery. So grab …

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These winter beers will warm up any dreary day

When you’ve had enough of the winter weather keeping you cooped up inside all day, venture to The Bier Stein, 16 Tons or The Tap and Growler in Eugene, Ore., to try some of these tasty seasonal beers and ciders on tap. They’re sure to warm you up from the …

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Video: BrewofO

A local group home brews a variety of beers.

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Opinion

Ocker: Hell — A peanut butter sandwich made with gluten-free bread

Gluten’s increasing negative reputation as a food allergen, combined with some weird symptoms not germane to this article, has led me to try and cut it out of my diet to troubleshoot whether it is the root cause of my problems.

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Decorating with booze

As the sun streamed through Ross Arce’s bedroom window, it could not help but take on a different color. The books, clothes and musical instruments scattered across his floor shone a deep sepia, a product of the sunlight traveling through the dark brown 22-ounce Rogue beer bottles lining his windowsill.

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Taste testing at three local breweries in search of the best

Emerald reporter and sophisticated man Alando Ballantyne, photographer Alex McDougall and I went on the hunt to discover the best that Eugene breweries have to offer, which included trying four samples at three of our local breweries: Oakshire, Hop Valley and Ninkasi.

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Promotion for free beer boosts blood donations

In a promotion lasting until today, the Lane Blood Center has teamed up with Hop Valley Brewing to provide blood donors who are 21 and older with a glass and a certificate for a free pint of beer in exchange for a pint of blood.

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Opinion

Brown: A guy’s beer says a lot about him

You walk into a party late Friday night, and your flaky drunk friend immediately ditches you for some suspect-looking hipsters in the corner. You’re alone, you’re thirsty and you don’t know anyone. Do you turn around and head home to watch a “Man v. Food” marathon by yourself and cry into a bowl of cookie dough? Hell no! That’s your Thursday night routine, remember? This is the weekend, and you need to make some friends.

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Celebrate the holidays with seasonal beers

For those of you who are looking to taste some festive holiday beers (and are of legal age to do so), there are several different options to choose from. On any given evening at The Bier Stein, located at 345 11th Ave., there are myriad beers waiting to be tasted, …

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Video: Oakshire and The Emerald make a beer

    Local Eugene brewery Oakshire and The Oregon Daily Emerald teamed up to create a hoppy amber ale called, “Hop Off the Press.”  Though Oakshire Brewmaster Matt Van Wyk preferred the name, “Unfiltered Truth,”  Eugene residents chose the former.  Be prepared for Matt’s special herb ingredients that will surely …

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Willamette Valley Fresh Hop Festival celebrates Pacific Northwest's brewing advantages

University students and locals got their “hop” on at the third-annual Willamette Valley Fresh Hop Festival on Saturday, Oct. 8.

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Oakshire, Oregon Daily Emerald collaborate for special craft beer

The Emerald is proud to announce its partnership with Oakshire Brewing to brew its first (and probably only) beer.

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