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Old Schoolhouse Brewery in transition, will stay small 

Old Schoolhouse Brewery in transition, will stay small 

By Laurelle Walsh

Old Schoolhouse Brewery (OSB) has made the decision to stay small and focus on quality, said co-owner Casey Ruud. “Our next step would be …

Craft breweries gather in Winthrop

Craft breweries gather in Winthrop

By Laurelle Walsh
“Craft beer is exploding in the United States,” according to Old Schoolhouse Brewery’s Casey Ruud, and the Methow Valley is well positioned to provide microbrew enthusiasts with a “destination beer” experience, he said. “People want to come here and …
Hop Rendezvous brings brewfest tradition back

Hop Rendezvous brings brewfest tradition back

The Winthrop Hop Rendezvous Brewfest, which will offer samplings of craft beers from around the region on Saturday (June 21), is a reincarnation of sorts. Casey Ruud, co-owner of the Old Schoolhouse Brewery in Winthrop, said that the brewery’s predecessor — the Winthrop Brewing Company — used to host something similar called Octoberwest. Ruud said the idea to revive...
Old Schoolhouse beers win gold

Old Schoolhouse beers win gold

Old Schoolhouse Brewery of Winthrop won two gold medals at the North American Beer Awards last weekend in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Uncle Big’s Brown won the gold in the brown porter category and Brewer’s Reserve Imperial Stout took the medal in the imperial stout category. The event is conducted as a single blind sampling followed...

Community briefs: March 5, 2014

This week: Recycle some big metal, Beer and bikes and Options for long-term care

Community briefs: Feb. 29, 2014

Benefit dinner for Housers A benefit dinner, with a raffle and silent auction, will be held Saturday (Feb. 22) to raise funds for Tina and Keith Houser to help defray medical costs. The dinner will be from 4:30 – 7 p.m. at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp. Cost is $10 or $5 for children under...
Old Schoolhouse Brewery wins top state honor

Old Schoolhouse Brewery wins top state honor

Blaze Ruud, left, and Casey Ruud of Old Schoolhouse Brewery at the Washington Brewer’s Festival last weekend in Redmond. Photo courtesy Laura Ruud   The Old Schoolhouse Brewery in Winthrop was named Small Brewery of the Year at last weekend’s Washington Brewer’s Festival. The event, sponsored by the Washington Beer Commission and held over three days...