Tapped Thoughts

Tapped Thoughts: A Blog


Coming Soon — Seattle Beer Week 2018!

Kickoff Event The 10th Annual Seattle Beer Week kicks off Thursday, May 10 with the tapping of the official Seattle Beer Week beer and the ritual reading of the proclamation at Georgetown Brewing. This year's official beer, Citrus Galaxy, was brewed by Georgetown....

Hopportunist Club Standings: April 2018

Leaderboard Standings Six members became part of the elite bicentenary club in March, but only one member achieved this lofty goal by April's close. Member #60 drank 20 beers in April to join the rest of his craft beer peers in the 200-beers-consumed club. Nice work!...

Hopportunist Club Standings: March 2018

Leaderboard Standings With June fast approaching, we had a whopping five members join the 200-beers-consumed club. Members #10, #15, #22, #27, and #48 all reached liver-busting status in March. And members #48 became the first couple to reach frothy greatness in 2018....

Hopportunist Club Standings: February 2018

Leaderboard Standings The shortest month of the year did not keep member #4 from reaching his personal beer goals and becoming the tenth member to join the 200-beers-consumed club. Twenty-two beers in 28 days is quite an accomplishment! Check out the leaderboard...

Hopportunist Club Standings: January 2018

Leaderboard Standings Members #51 and #52 started their new year's resolutions with a bang by becoming the eighth and ninth members to join the 200-beers-consumed club. They laughed in the face of Dryuary and achieved frothy greatness. Check out the leaderboard charts...

Hopportunist Club Standings: December 2017

Leaderboard Standings Before closing out 2017, member #64 became the seventh hopportunist to join the liver-busting club. The new year is sure to bring many new and exciting beers so don't participate in Dryuary, rather, participate in Tryuary and make it your mission...

Hopportunist Club Standings: November 2017

Leaderboard Standings Better late than never, right? The total amount of members in the liver-busting club has doubled with members #32, #34, and #36 reaching 200 beers consumed by November's end. It seems that the holidays have brought out the best (or worst?) in our...

Hopportunist Club Standings: October 2017

Leaderboard Standings Member #66 is now the third Hopportunist to join the bicentenary club. Slow clap, #66, slow clap. Check out the charts below for the full standings through October 31, 2017. Member Savings Through four months of imbibing, members have saved an...

Hopportunist Club Standings: September 2017

Leaderboard Standings Member #2 impressively drank 45 beers during the month of September to join member #35 in the elite bicentenary club. Who will take the third spot? Members #36 and #66 are very close. Check out the charts below for the full standings through...

Hopportunist Club Standings: August 2017

Leaderboard Standings At the close of August, the race for #2 is still ongoing. Member #2 has a commanding lead over member #36 with 155 beers consumed. Both members have consumed over 70 beers each last month as they continue their pursuit of greatness! Check out the...

Hopportunist Club Standings: July 2017

Leaderboard Standings Like Michael Phelps, member #35 keeps shattering his own records. What took him 5 months to achieve last year took only 2 months this year. This is not an alternative fact -- in 61 days he has consumed 200 beers! Who will be the next bicentenary...

Hopportunist Club Standings: June 2017

Final Standings | June 2016 - June 2017 Another year of imbibing is in the books. Even with the goal raised to 200 unique beers consumed, many of you rose to the challenge and achieved frothy greatness. We had a grand total of 14 Hopportunists reach bicentenary status...

Hopportunist Club Standings: May 2017

Leaderboard Standings Feeling the pressure of another year coming to a close, the total number of liver busting members nearly doubled with six more Hopportunists achieving bicentenary status in May. Members #15, #27, #43, #51, #64, and #66 combined to drink 148...

Hopportunist Club Standings: April 2017

Leaderboard Standings As we approach the final lap, members #10 and #61 have reached bicentenary status by drinking an astounding 66 unique beers combined! Cheers to your determination and neglect for your liver as your shatter your personal beer goals. Check out the...

Coming Soon — Seattle Beer Week 2017!

Kickoff Event It's almost that time again. The 9th Annual Seattle Beer Week kicks off Thursday, May 4 at Flatstick Pub in Pioneer Square where the first official SBW #9 beer, brewed by Bale Breaker, will be tapped. Fresh Off the Farm IPA was brewed in a hop field just...

Hopportunist Club Standings: March 2017

Leaderboard Standings We now have another bicentenary beer drinker among us. Member #4 did some work and added a whopping 33 unique beers to his total in March to join the ranks of greatness with members #35, #52, #50, and #60. Cheers to you, member #4! Check out the...

Hopportunist Club Standings: February 2017

Leaderboard Standings With only 28 days to work on your personal beers goals, members #50 and #60 rose to the challenge and achieved bicentenary drinking status. We're not worthy! That makes four members in total who have achieved frothy greatness. Check out the...

Hopportunist Club Standings: December 2016 – January 2017

Leaderboard Standings As we round into the new year and on the downward trajectory to the finish line, many of you are close to bicentenary drinking status. About one-third of members have consumed at least 100 unique beers and have a substantial shot at 200 by June....

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