Posted by hilda on September 12, 2014
Ever thought about building your own home bar, but didn’t know where to start?
The authors of the 12 Bottle Bar will be visiting Powell’s Bookstore on Hawthorne and Bazi Bierbrasserie on Thursday, September 18th starting at 7:30 PM.
Pick up your copy of the 12 Bottle Bar at Powell’s Bookstore on Hawthorne (SE 37th Ave – available now), meet the authors David and Lesley for a book signing on Thursday, September 18th at 7:30 PM and then head over to Bazi Bierbrasserie (32nd Ave & Hawthorne) at 9 PM where host bartender Jacob Grier and El Dorado Rum brand ambassador will be highlighting some of our favorite cocktails from the book.
The 12 Bottle Bar begins with one irresistible idea—you need only twelve bottles—and shows how, with this versatile but select liquor pantry, anyone can make over 200 delicious, classic, budget-friendly mixed drinks, including sours, slings, toddies, and highballs, plus the perfect Martini, the perfect Manhattan, the perfect Mint Julep, and more.
Developed by two passionate cocktail lovers and written in a smart, compelling voice, The 12 Bottle Bar is a tool kit, a recipe guide, a secret arsenal—all in one.
Visit www.12bottlebar.com for more information.
Posted by hilda on September 12, 2014
The US Women’s National Team kicks off a final pair of matches against Mexico in preparation for the Women’s World Cup Qualifiers to begin in October. Due to an overlap with the Timbers match and your desire to follow both, we’ve added a third TV inside to live stream the USWNT match. When making reservations, please let us know if you want to follow both. We’ll do our best to accommodate your requests! RCTID – Unite & Strengthen
Posted by hilda on September 5, 2014
On Sunday, September 7 at 7 PM join Bazi and Bag & Baggage Productions for the “Crucible Cocktail Collection,” an evening of delicious terror-suppressing original cocktails inspired by B&B’s production of Arthur Miller’s The Crucible!
Meet the cast and crew of the show at Bazi to try a variety of original cocktail creations, brewed up by B&B Resident Acting Company Member and Bazi Bartender Cassie Greer, all while enjoying the truly terrifyingly bad performances of Winona Ryder and the disgusting teeth of Daniel Day-Lewis in the 1996 film of Arthur Miller’s classic tale of witchcraft, mob mentality and persecution!
A Hangin’ Error
A Proper Lawyer
A Charm to Kill Goody Proctor
The Kept Poppet
God’s Icy Wind
10% of all food and beverage sales will be donated to B&B. Movie starts at 7:30 PM.
Posted by hilda on August 30, 2014
Our other favorite green team - Oregon Ducks – season is here. Staying true to our commitment to soccer and our contractual obligations, please note our policy when there’s an overlap between games and matches. Timbers matches must be on the big screen with sound, followed by women’s soccer. If there’s an overlap between soccer and American football, the Ducks game will be played on the bar TV. You must be over 21 to sit in that area. We appreciate your understanding! GO DUCKS! RCTID!
Posted by hilda on August 24, 2014
SEATS AVAILABLE. Please note that there are plenty of seats still available for the 2 PM match against Seattle today. Our online reservation system was down, but has been fixed. Thanks to those who called and made us aware of it. RCTID
Posted by hilda on August 18, 2014
THORNS RESERVATION UPDATE: Reservsations are now closed. All remaining seats at the bar will be 21+. We’ve added a 3rd TV outside. We do have a 5 minutes to kick off policy so any unclaimed tables at 9:55 AM will be made available for walk-ins. We recommend that you arrive at 9:30 AM if you did not have an opportunity to make a reservation.
The week of August 18 will be filled with many soccer viewing options. We will be streaming and televising all Concacaf Timbers matches beginning on Tuesday, August 19, USWNT international friendly on Wednesday as they gear up for World Cup Qualifiers, opening at 9:30 AM on Saturday, August 23 for our favorite Women in Red – Portland Thorns and at 1:30 PM Sunday as the Timbers take on Seattle in a Cascadia Cup match. Please note that we’re expecting to be packed for Saturday’s NWSL Semifinals so reservations are highly encouraged, especially if you want to have brunch with us. Bar area is available for walk-ins and a third TV will be added outside (weather permitting) #BAONPDX
Posted by hilda on August 10, 2014
In a world full of Double IPA’s and Imperial Stouts a hero will rise to stand up for the small, lighter, sessionable beers of equal flavor and tastiness. Faster and tastier than a can of Silver Bullet, The Mighty Mites session beer fest is back.
Featuring beers that fall under the “Session” style category as defined by being 5% abv or below The Mighty Mites presents a selection as varied as they are flavorful from single hopped IPA’s to tart refreshing Berliner-Weisse’s and Lagers and even a session Cider our taplist has multiple Great American Beer Fest medal winning beers.
This family friendly event will run from 11AM-7PM on Sunday, August 17 as part of the annual Hawthorne Street Fair and features ice cream from Salt & Straw and the Timbers No Pity Van. To keep the party going DJ Phil will be spinning World Music. Tickets are $10 for the cup and 4 – 7 oz beer tasters.
At the bar Bazi has created a special (non-sessionable) beer cocktail for the occasion dubbed the Aquamighty for $5, it contains vodka, wheat beer, orange juice, demarara syrup, tiki bitters, served on the rocks with an orange zest. There will also be a full menu available inside Bazi with Happy Hour specials all day!
10 Barrel German Sparkle Party
Burnside Brewing Lowercase IPA
Breakside A Saison in Hell
Fort George Divinity
Gigantic Rooie Dop
Lompoc Blueberry Tea beer
Double Mountain Una Mas
pFriem Session IPA
Posted by hilda on July 27, 2014
Kick your way through a 9-hole fut-golf challenge on Sunday, August 3rd from 11-6 PM! Think Putt Putt, but with soccer balls. Come for the game…stay to shop, dine, and explore the iconic Hawthorne Boulevard in Portland, OR.
Kick Kick Score is an official 2014 MLS All-Star Game Event hosted by the Hawthorne Boulevard Business Association (HBBA) made possible by a grant from Venture Portland. All proceeds will go to Girls Inc. of the Pacific Northwest.
Register now for this family affair at www.kickkickscore.com
Posted by hilda on July 26, 2014
In an effort to help us prepare for a Portland Thorns and Portland Timbers Double Header with a one hour overlap, we ask that you do the following when making reservations:
- Thorns fans – make reservations for the starting time 4 PM. Our doors open at 3 PM, so you are welcomed to arrive any time before the match. If you’re not staying for the Timbers match, please note that there will be Timbers fans standing around waiting for a table.
- Thorns/Timbers fans – in the comments section of your reservations, let us know if you’re staying for both games. This will ensure that you maintain your same table for both matches.
- Timbers fans – make your reservation at 5 PM. You are welcomed to arrive any time before that.
- 5 Minutes to Kick Off Policy - any reservations not claimed 5 minutes to Kick Off for either match are up for grabs.
- No Reservations Required - seats at the bar and any non-reserved seats on the main floor are first come as well as all outdoor seating.
- Screening – the Thorns match will be played on a screen to the right of the big screen. Only the first hour will be available with sound due to contract obligations as a Timbers pub partner.
We appreciate your assistance as we try to keep everything orderly during these game transitions!
Posted by hilda on July 15, 2014
Celebrate Belgian Independence Day all day on Monday, July 21st with a featured import taste tray for $12 (4 – 5 oz pours).
T-shirts, keys and other cool swag will be given away during the course of the evening.