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Cascade Brewing Barrel House

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Cascade Brewing Barrel HouseCascade Brewing Barrel House

Taps: 22 / Bottles:
Cask: Y / Beer-to-Go: Y

94 Ratings
Ratings: 94
Reviews: 48
rAvg: 4.57
pDev: 7.22%
$$ - reasonable
[ Bar, Eatery ]

939 SE Belmont St
Portland, Oregon, 97214-2519
United States
phone: (503) 265-8603

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @cascadebrewing

Sunday - Wednesday: 12:00pm - 10:00pm
Thursday - Saturday: 12:00pm - 11:00pm

"Subject to change with little or no notice."

(Place added by: msubulldog25 on 09-24-2010)
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Reviews by digita7693:
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4.68/5  rDev +2.4%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | $$

The first review on here makes some great points about the atmosphere. It is simple, but clean, nothing special.
But I sort of like the minimalist approach as well. Its not overrun with beer paraphernalia as many places are want to do.

Q - cascade was one of the highlights for beer of my trip to Portland, simply top notch, some of the best sours in the world.

S/S- staff was quick, very friendly and knowledgeable and let us have a few tastes.
Great selection of cascade brews, wouldn't expect anything less.

The one thing I was disappointed in is that they didn't offer a tasting paddle.

10-16-2010 10:04:36 | More by digita7693
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4.5/5  rDev -1.5%

07-10-2014 00:05:31 | More by strongaf
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4.5/5  rDev -1.5%

07-03-2014 03:27:41 | More by bret717
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British Columbia (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev -1.5%

07-02-2014 23:11:26 | More by bumchilly25
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4.25/5  rDev -7%

07-02-2014 03:33:54 | More by tobelerone
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4.75/5  rDev +3.9%

06-30-2014 04:37:48 | More by DrBier
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3.85/5  rDev -15.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | $$

This was stop #22 for my wife and I on a 21-day pub-crawl from Michigan to N. CA and OR. We stopped here on a Sunday afternoon to enjoy their beers. Before stopping here we were not very experienced in drinking sours (some non-sours are also available), so this was a unique learning experience. And learn we did. It was pleasurable.

The brewery is located along a busy street that appears to be mostly light industrial businesses, and the taproom is a partitioned area of the building. A large overhead door was open, and a number of picnic tables with umbrellas were situated in front of the building so as to enjoy the fine weather on this day (which we did).

We ordered samples of 8 of the 19 beers that were available that day, and without thinking, we ended up having three beers that we had already tasted at Raccoon Lodge. But we did have a mixture of sours with the non-sours, and we enjoyed every sip of them. The flavor combinations in the sours were astounding – who would have thought that a mixture of honey, ginger and lime would be so good? I can’t write in this review that these beers were made to style because I don’t know how to gauge that when evaluating sours, but if tastiness has anything to do with it, then the brewer is right on with these beers.

The outdoor surroundings on a nice day and to be able to drink these beers for a wonderful learning experience gave us great memories so that we’d go back to this brewery in a heartbeat when we’re in the Portland area again.

06-27-2014 14:43:57 | More by Mothergoose03
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4/5  rDev -12.5%

06-22-2014 08:51:09 | More by BryanCDM
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4.75/5  rDev +3.9%

06-07-2014 15:06:32 | More by KVNBGRY
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4.75/5  rDev +3.9%

05-29-2014 01:55:54 | More by ms333
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Cascade Brewing Barrel House in Portland, OR
100 out of 100 based on 94 ratings.