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Craft your Climb (full video)

Posted by Jason Trueblood on Feb 23, 2017 5:13:01 PM

There is not much better then heading out on an adventure with your friend, enjoying some good times outdoors and wrapping it all up with a cold craft beer.  This is the first video in our new "Craft your days" series.  Watch the full video below to see how Sam is crafting his Friday.

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Topics: Craft Beer

20 Signs You're a Craft Beer Drinker.

Posted by Jason Trueblood on Feb 1, 2017 2:35:32 PM
  • The best gift you have ever received is a full growler.
  • Beer tasting is your favorite hobby.
  • Every vacation consists of multiple brewery tours.
  • If you consider large craft breweries to be to mainstream to drink at.
  • If “craft beer connoisseur” has its own section on your resume.
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Topics: Craft Beer, Craft Breweries

Top 4 Coolest beer growlers

Posted by Jason Trueblood on Jan 12, 2017 2:41:19 PM

The craft beer growler is a basic part of every craft beer fans life.  As the craft beer industry has exploded over the last few years the number of growlers on the market have also expanded.  I always like the feeling of someone asking me where I got my gowler when I head into a brewery for a refill.  It makes me feel as if I have some kind of cool piece of history that others are interested in.  When in reality I just searched the web to find a unique growler that I had never seen before.  There are plenty of websites out there selling craft beer growlers and we wanted to help narrow the field on the subject. 

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Gift ideas for the craft beer lover in your family

Posted by Jason Trueblood on Dec 20, 2016 1:00:49 PM

The holidays are right around the corner and the gifts will soon by swapped and unwrapped.  For the craft beer fan in your life it may not be easy to find craft beer related gifts so we put together a short list of unique beer gifts that can help you narrow the search.

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Topics: Craft Beer, Craft Breweries, holidays

What Glass do you drink from?

Posted by Jason Trueblood on Dec 9, 2016 1:11:57 PM

 With an endless amount of vessels for beer what is a specific beer actually supposed to be drank from?  We have compiled a list of the major beer glasses and what beers are supposed to be consumed from them.  

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Behind the bar at Neptune's Brewery.

Posted by Jason Trueblood on Nov 16, 2016 2:01:28 PM

When you take your first step into Neptune’s Brewery in Livingston, Montana, you are quick to realize it is not your typical craft brewery.  The tasting room is filled with sea, fish and water related décor.  After all Neptune is the God of freshwater and the sea so the décor is fitting.  Neptune has embraced the name and created a unique experience for visitors.  Their beer selection is vast and they have a beer to fit just about anyone.  Along with the great beers, Neptune’s also serves up some great sushi.  We sat down with the owner Jon and got a behind the brew look at their brewing operations.  Check it out!

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Topics: Craft Beer, Craft Breweries, breweryspotlight

Brewery Spotlight: Ten Mile Creek Brewery.

Posted by Jason Trueblood on Jul 19, 2016 11:50:53 AM

The craft beer community is full of different stories, brewing styles, and atmospheres.  PintPass brewery spotlights are a way to share each breweries unique story and brewery.  Ten Mile Creek Brewery is located in Helena, Montana and is owned and operated by a crew of young do’ers chasing the craft beer dream.  The team at Ten Mile Creek let us behind the bar to take a look at what goes into the beer and how it was all created.  Let’s take a look inside this "somewhat organized community".

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Topics: Craft Beer, Craft Breweries, breweryspotlight

6 San Francisco Craft Beer Joints to Please Your PintPass Palette

Posted by Jason Trueblood on Jul 7, 2016 9:57:54 AM

Clocking in at 29 breweries, San Francisco is currently one of the country's most happening hubs for craft beer. In addition, the Bay Area boasts a deep brewing history thanks to forerunners like Anchor Brewing that paved the way for the modern day craft beer movement we see today.

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Topics: Craft Beer, Craft Breweries

(Video) Gloves off Beer Tasting.

Posted by Jason Trueblood on Jun 24, 2016 6:00:31 PM

PintPass hosted 8+ breweries providing 80+ beers for a Gloves Off Beer Tasting. Everyone who came participated as a judge and individually scored their blind taste tests to help determine the winners in each category. *This was a fun event with 83 people signed up as judges. The judges were made up of professional brewers, home brewers, craft beer enthusiasts, and avg. joe beer drinker.  

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Topics: Craft Beer, Craft Breweries

2016 GLoves Off Beer Tasting: Results

Posted by Jason Trueblood on Jun 10, 2016 6:30:00 PM

The 2016 Gloves Off Beer Tasting event was a sucess thanks to all the great breweries that participated and all who attended.  Everyone at the event was a judge and picked the beer styles they wanted to taste and score.  After totaling all the scores we have compilied a list of the different winners for each beer style.

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Topics: Craft Beer