Articles by Kerry Finsand

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Bridgeport Brewing Releases New Summer Fruit Beer

May 18th, 2011

It is that time of year again when the weather starts to get nicer and with the impending change of the season a…

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See You at The Oregon Brewers Festival

July 23rd, 2010

In Oregon, July is Oregon Craft Beer Month. You guessed it, an entire month dedicated to the craft beers made…

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10 Oregon Summer Beers to Try

June 16th, 2010

The summertime in Oregon is my favorite time of year. The nice weather provides ample opportunities to enjoy outdoor…

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5 Must Try Oregon beers at the Holiday Ale Festival

December 3rd, 2009

Last night I attended the kick off to the Holiday Ale Festival with a few friends. We had the privilege of trying a…

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Portland’s Beer Holiday

November 23rd, 2009

The Holiday season is my favorite time of year with all of the decorations, lights, and getting together with family…

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Widmer Experiments with New Beer Styles

October 13th, 2009

In 1986 Widmer Brothers Brewing introduced the first American-style Hefeweizen which became their flagship beer. Over…

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Seven Brides a Brewing

September 3rd, 2009

It all started in a garage in the small town of Silverton where five guys regularly got together to make home brew. The…

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Christmas in July for Craft Beer Fans

July 10th, 2009

It is the most wonderful time of the year. I am not talking about Christmas, rather Oregon Craft Beer Month, which is a…

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Downtown Eugene Beer Crawl

June 1st, 2009

When talking about beer in Oregon the first thing that comes to most people’s mind is Portland. Commonly called…

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About Author Kerry Finsand

Kerry Finsand is a native Oregonian who resides in NE Portland with his wife, Josie. He spends his days working on developing and promoting Taplister, a live local beer search engine. Keeping up with the new bars and brewpubs opening in the area, Kerry enjoys sharing his discoveries of some of the best watering holes in town with his friends. A few years back he started attending many of the local beer festivals and liked what he saw and drank. He recently finished visiting all of the brewpubs in Portland, next in his sights is the state and then the world. Kerry is a freelance beer writer, a regular radio guest on KXL's Beer O'Clock for his BeerGyver segment, creator of Portland Beer Wiki and co-founder of a resource to help you find what beers are on tap in over 20 cities around the US. Follow Kerry Finsand on Twitter or email him at kerry(at)

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