Category Archives: Le Merle

Join North Coast Brewing June 6 through 8 at Houston’s Big Beer Week

North Coast Brewing’s Texas Sales Manager, Audrey Kiefer, has a busy week coming up in Houston! She’ll be representing NCBC at Wine & Food Week, pouring beer at the Wine Walk on Thursday, June 6 from 5 to 8:30 pm … Continue reading

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Craft Beer Replaces Wine as Young Women’s Drink of Choice

  Detroit Free Press By Kathy Flanigan Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Photo of Melissa Modlinski of Paramount Merchants and a Rep for North Coast Brewing in Chicago. Meagan O’Brien sipped her beer and bit her tongue as the man next to … Continue reading

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North Coast Brewing Events From May 13 Through May 16 During Seattle Beer Week 2013

If you live in Seattle and love craft beer, you are in luck! Seattle Beer Week has four events featuring North Coast Brewing Beers. Monday May 13th 6:00 – 9:00 pm The Latona Pub 6423 Latona Ave NE, Seattle WA … Continue reading

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North Coast Brewing Beers Featured at The Backdoor During Seattle’s Beer Week

Seattle might be a city known for brewing up a lot of coffee, but May 9th through 19th is “Seattle Beer Week” spotlighting another kind of brewing and beverage. North Coast Brewing beers will be a major highlight of the … Continue reading

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Le Merle Belgian Style Farmhouse Ale and Salmon Make a Great Pairing

Adapted from a recipe on CraftBeer.com The mix of rich Gorgonzola cheese with warm balsamic dressing, the crunch of caramelized onions, a hint of lemon, and the aromas of tropical fruit from  Le Merle Belgian Style Farmhouse Ale make this … Continue reading

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Reviewers on Le Merle

“More than a serious beer, it is outstanding…. Dizzying, appetizing, refreshing.” –The Beer Hunter, Michael Jackson “Congratulations, your beer is really amazing and you deserve your gold medal in a truly classic Belgian style.” –Luc De Raedemaeker, co-founder and tasting … Continue reading

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Food Pairing: Le Merle and Wild Mushroom Pizza with Arugula and Fresh Goat Cheese

Mushroom season still reigns on the northern coast of California. We offer some suggestions on food pairings that we like, based on a sold-out dinner this past November. North Coast Brewing’s Brewmaster Mark Ruedrich joined Loretta Evans, Food & Beverage … Continue reading

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Neon Signs Now Available!

Just in time for holiday celebrations, we have added nine neon signs to our store! Pick them up at our store in Fort Bragg, or find them in our online store here.

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Audio Interview with Brewmaster Mark Ruedrich on Beer Obsessed

Thanks to BeerObsessed for posting his great interview with Brewmaster Mark Ruedrich! Here’s an excerpt from his blog post. Thanks to Mark Ruedrich and North Coast Brewing Co. for taking the time to do the interview and for his hospitality in general. … Continue reading

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Le Merle Wins Gold at Brussels Beer Challenge

Is the best saison in the world made in Fort Bragg, California? A panel of international judges at the Brussels Beer Challenge awarded the Gold Medal for Belgian Style Saison to an American beer—Le Merle from North Coast Brewing Co. … Continue reading

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