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So many breweries in PDX, what shouldn't I miss?

Discussion in 'US - Northwest' started by topgun23, May 25, 2012.

  1. topgun23

    topgun23 Aspirant (40) California Dec 1, 2010

    I'm going to PDX for 5 days in June (the week after the festival). What brews or breweries are a must visit?
     
  2. guajolote

    guajolote Savant (425) Oregon Sep 12, 2008

    In alphabetical order: Breakside, Cascade, Deschutes, Hair of the Dog, Upright for sure. Probables: Gigantic, Hopworks, Lompoc (especially Sidebar).

    Also, do a search in this forum, there are a bunch of "visiting PDX" threads that should give you tons of good info. I'd say that most of us beer geeks out here are pretty much in agreement regarding which places are the "must visits."
     
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  3. topgun23

    topgun23 Aspirant (40) California Dec 1, 2010

    Thanks!
     
  4. digita7693

    digita7693 Advocate (645) Germany Jan 19, 2010

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  5. boMD

    boMD Savant (325) Oregon Feb 8, 2009

    what he said. This is the exact list of definites and probables that I would post.
     
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  6. LScully02

    LScully02 Aspirant (40) May 28, 2012

    I agree HotD and Cascade were my two favorites when I visited early this year. Check with HotD, because last time they had a special bottle sale when I went but I didn't learn about it til the day after!