beer Tag

It’s about damn time. FEBRUARY 4, 2015. Pending approval from the King County Department of Health on our taproom occupancy, we intend to have the taproom open with four beers on tap, perfectly timed to counterbalance all those trying to do the post-holiday clean-out, exercise, budgetary...

What’s the Counterbalance name about? We chose the name Counterbalance for many reasons, but one of my favorites is the inherent confusion within the word itself. Literally, it tends to mean something along the lines of “a weight that holds another weight in stasis” or something similar....

As of this week, it's been a year since we sat down with our former employers and informed them of our plans to leave our productive, rewarding careers to brew beer professionally. It was a strange and difficult yet positive conversation. At the time, we...

We've been continuing to work through all of our licensing requirements and lining up our building permit, which is the current obstacle. Until we start building inside the space, we have limited things to squawk about. But it's coming soon, and then we'll blow this...