Yakima Washington

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Yakima’s Fresh Hop Ale Festival

Certain locales lend themselves to be a perfect host for specialty events; from cheese festivals in Wisconsin to a pizza competition in New York and Chicago or BBQ cookoffs in Kansas City, Memphis or pretty much anywhere in the great state of Texas. None of those...

Northtown Coffeehouse Yakima, Washington Day 25 of The 100 Cups of Coffee in 100 Days Project

Drink coffee get hitched. Northtown Coffeehouse in Yakima is in the historic Yakima Train Depot. When Edie and I arrived on a sunny Saturday afternoon the shop was busy with several people enjoying coffee and conversation. There was also passionate Dungeons and...

Mak Daddy Coffee Roasters Yakima, Washington Day 4 of the 100 Cups of Coffee in 100 Days Project

Mid Afternoon Coffee Break. I started my day early and had put a couple of hundred miles in already when I arrived at Mak Daddy Coffee. It was mid afternoon and I needed a pick me up. Walking into the shop I was impressed with how clean and inviting it was. There were...

Hoppiest Town in Washington

Hops, the main component in flavoring beer, is a sun loving plant. Requiring between six and eight hours of sunlight per day, these vertically growing flower buds are used all over the world. But, did you know that in 2016, Yakima surpassed even Germany in the hop...