The acclaimed Melvin Brewing, which has a large Seattle following, opens a brewpub in Bellingham.
Melvin Brewing, the Wyoming brewery with a local cult following, is now open in Washington state, but not in Seattle. Bellingham, you lucky duck.
The much-loved brewery, a big hit every year during Seattle Beer Week, is having a grand opening Monday (June 19) for its 160-seat pub in Bellingham. The seven-barrel brewhouse will focus on experimental and Scandinavian-style beers, trying things like brewing with juniper branches. Those experimental brews will be available only at its Bellingham location. Melvin’s stouts and porters, which were available only in Wyoming, will now be available across Washington state.
The news is a bit heartbreaking for its local fan base, which was hoping Melvin would open in…