The pursuit of hoppiness at Imagine Nation

The pursuit of hoppiness at Imagine Nation

What you're drinking: Last week, Imagine Nation Brewing tapped its latest India Pale Ale, and it's a humdinger.

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Take a spin to Tequila Wednesdays at Al's and Vic's

What you're drinking: Pick your poison.

(Happiest Hour)   Oct 12, 2017

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Celebrate Lake Missoula Tea Company's 5th anniversary with a sip

What you're drinking: The Sweet Colombian at Lake Missoula is a black tea with almost no bitterness.

(Happiest Hour)   Oct 5, 2017

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It's PSL season. Don't act like you don't know what that means.

What you're drinking: I saw a Starbucks advertisement in an airport recently that just said "PSL" in big sleek letters.

(Happiest Hour)   Sep 28, 2017

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Three new brews: Western Cider hits the bottles

What you're drinking: Three of Western Cider's most popular varieties are now available in 500-milliliter bottles and 12-packs: Sour Cherry, McIntosh, and Whiskey Peach.

(Happiest Hour)   Sep 21, 2017

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Montgomery Distillery says cheers to the Hotshot

What you're drinking: Last week, Montgomery Distillery unveiled its latest specialty cocktail.

(Happiest Hour)   Sep 14, 2017

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Happiest Hour: It was a Dark and Stormy day...

What you're thinking: Everything's terrible.

(Happiest Hour)   Sep 7, 2017

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Griz Lager vs. Bonner Logger—an Indy taste test

What you're drinking: This summer, two Missoula breweries associated with dueling amphitheaters released dueling versions of an American classic: the Lager.

(Happiest Hour)   Aug 31, 2017

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Saying so long with a 'sidewalk slammer'

What you're drinking: The sidewalk slammer is a combination of life's two greatest pleasures: malt liquor and fruit-flavored malt liquor.

(Happiest Hour)   Aug 24, 2017

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Happiest Hour: Hitting the road for radlers

The scenario: You and some friends hatch a plan to hit all six Bitterroot Valley breweries in a single day.

(Happiest Hour)   Aug 17, 2017

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Happiest Hour: A touch of pineapple at Great Burn Brewing

What you're drinking: A pineapple American wheat concocted by Lolo homebrewer Clint Nissen and on tap for a limited time at Great Burn Brewing.

(Happiest Hour)   Aug 10, 2017

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Happiest Hour: Throwback Thursdays at Al's and Vic's

Where you’re at: Al’s & Vic’s, home of the stiff pour and favorite old-school watering hole for townies, college students and creative artists alike.

(Happiest Hour)   Aug 3, 2017

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No more pole dancing at the Union Club

Why you're there: The Union Club got itself a facelift.

(Happiest Hour)   Jul 27, 2017

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Soaking up the Cherry Sour at Plonk

What you're drinking: For most Missoulians, summertime means beer time.

(Happiest Hour)   Jul 20, 2017

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Draught Works' Blood Orange Gose: a burst of summer sour in a can

What you're drinking: If you're unfamiliar with the sour ales that Draught Works has been cranking out, it's about time you tried one.

(Happiest Hour)   Jul 13, 2017

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Celebrating Brasilience at Imagine Nation Brewing

What you're drinking: They're calling it Brasilience, which isn't necessarily the easiest portmanteau ever to trip off a tongue, but Jesus Jumping H. Christ the Redeemer on a pogo stick, it's hot out—give your friendly neighborhood portmanteauer a break.

(Happiest Hour)   Jul 6, 2017

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Espresso milkshake at Butterfly Herbs

What you're drinking: Loyal Indy readers will note from the title that, for the second straight week, this column features a cold, non-alcoholic, coffee-based drink.

(Happiest Hour)   Jun 29, 2017

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Cold brew shows its minty side at Black Coffee Roasting Company

Why you're drinking: With the mercury steadily climbing toward "oh crap, it's July" levels, it's getting a lot harder to justify that piping hot cup of morning joe.

(Happiest Hour)   Jun 22, 2017

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Turning 21? Burn, baby, burn with Feruqi's Flaming Lamborghini

What you're drinking: the Flaming Lamborghini at Feruqi's

(Happiest Hour)   Jun 15, 2017

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Sunday brunch at Draught Works

What it is: For the month of May, Draught Works and Burns St. Bistro teamed up for Sunday brunch.

(Happiest Hour)   Jun 8, 2017

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What you're drinking: the Grapefruit Sunrise at Rattlesnake Creek Distillers

Where you're drinking: With this crazy hot weather?

(Happiest Hour)   Jun 1, 2017

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The Meagher Bar Mules

What it is: I thought I'd start the column off with the origin story of the beloved Moscow mule, but the story isn't all that interesting, really.

(Happiest Hour)   May 25, 2017

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Happiest Hour: The Forest Lounge

Why you're here: You don't want to run into anyone you know.

(Happiest Hour)   May 18, 2017

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Draught Works' Blackberry Gose takes a bow for the sours at BrewFest

The weekend couldn't have been more validating for Draught Works.

(Happiest Hour)   May 11, 2017

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Specialty espresso at Drum Coffee

What you're drinking: One of the classic Italian-style espresso shots at Drum Coffee, where the phrase "unicorn frappuccino" does not exist (though Drum owner and Fitz and the Tantrums drummer John Wicks did start his barista career at Starbucks.)

(Happiest Hour)   May 4, 2017

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Running dry, or sweet, at Western Cider Co.

Where you're at: The owners at Missoula's new cidery seem a little dazed right now.

(Happiest Hour)   Apr 27, 2017

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