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1890 Productions Trailer

1890 Productions Trailer

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Thanks to 1890 Productions for such a great Trailer (see below and turn on the sound)! Also, special thanks to Red Chair Lavender and Wagner Farms! Bear Island Brewing We've spent the last couple of weeks teaming up with the amazing people at Bear Island Brewing Co. to learn how they make some of the best damn beer in the … Read More

The New Craft Brewers official seal!

The New Craft Brewers official seal!

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Now we can officially differentiate between true craft brews and ‘crafty’ that are really just the big brands trying to make it look like they are independently owned. This is going on our labels asap! Thanks to the Brewer’s Association for doing this, another great example of our industry at work. Cheers! NEW CRAFT BREWERS SEAL

Happy Summer!!!

Happy Summer!!!

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Introducing our Newest Summer Seasonal proudly brewed with local “Super Blue” lavender from our friends at Red Chair Lavender in Eagle, ID. Check out our “Bear Hunter” tab for where you can find it!

Dog Etiquette Article

Dog Etiquette Article

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BringingYourDogtoaBreweryCanBeaHitButOnlywithGoodEtiquette_BearIsland -Article written and provided by Dog Ettiquette. http://www.dogetiquette.info/

Yah, we have hats!! Check out our online store!

Yah, we have hats!! Check out our online store!

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Just in time for Alefort Fest!!! Show off your Support for “Boise’s Biggest Little Brewery” by sporting our new hats! And once we sell enough, we’ll start adding more cool items to the store! For those of you attending Alefort Fest this weekend, select the “Alefort pickup” option and we’ll have em ready for you to pickup this weekend thus … Read More

FIRST EVER BOTTLE RELEASES!

FIRST EVER BOTTLE RELEASES!

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That’s right, we’ve finally done it! We’re starting our bottles off with our LIMITED series and they are just that so get ’em fast! They’ll be released to you officially today (small business Saturday) for our 2nd Anniversary at Homebrewstuff Bottle Shop and Taproom at 6pm. Come celebrate with us and try what is also not tap. Thanks Boise (and … Read More

The Bechtover Beer Scale

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A scale created by us to utilize when tasting beer and to communicate what the flavor of that beer is. If you’d like a blank copy to use for beer tastings please contact us with your email and we’ll send you the file. Cheers! PS- Why call it Bechtover?? Bechtel + Westover = “Bechtover” (this is what our friends called … Read More

Welcome to Bear Island’s New Site!

Welcome to Bear Island’s New Site!

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Here is our new site. You’ll find that we did a lot of updating and are very happy with it. We will continue to make additions, especially as we get on tap at more locations (check out ‘bear hunter’) and add more events to the calendar. Also, Beth is going to start blogging her beer geekery! Please feel free to … Read More