Since its founding in 1997, Belmont Station has become Portland's premier beer destination. The bottleshop features 1,200+ bottles that have been thoughtfully selected, meticulously rotated, and properly stored under UV-filtered light to maintain the freshest selection of beer in the region.The adjacent Biercafé features 20+ rotating taps and a cask "beer engine" pouring world-class brew on the cleanest draft system in Portland. Join us, and find out why we're the most award winning beer spot in the Northwest!
Famed homebrewer-turned-pro Jamil Zainasheff brings his Heretic Brewing beers to Oregon for the first time ever! Bottles will be available and Jamil will be on hand to chat, and even sign bottles you bought. Jamil is bringing in Evil Twin Imperial Red Ale, Evil Cousin West Coast Imperial IPA, Gramarye Rye Session Pale Ale, Chocolate Hazelnut Porter and Shallow Grave American Porter. In the biercafe, we will be pouring the Evil Cousin, Gramarye and Chocolate Hazelnut Porter, plus a special keg of Torment Dark Belgian-Style Ale.
Jamil's name might be familiar to many craft beer fans and homebrewers. He is the host of "The Jamil Show" and "Brew Strong" on The Brewing Network. What's more, Jamil has brewed every style of beer described in the Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP) Style Guidelines and contributed to the guidelines revisions of 2008. He has also co-authored two books on beer and homebrewing: "Brewing Classic Styles: 80 Winning Recipes Anyone Can Brew" (with John Palmer) and "Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation" (with Chris White).