HooDoo Update on Dr. Fermento’s Blog

HooDoo Brewing Co. Bobby Wilken - Fairbanks, Alaska2300 miles. 50mph. We made it up the Cassiar Highway and the Alaska Highway in one piece. Well, our muffler is in three pieces, and our starter is in about eight pieces, so lets just call it a bakers dozen. Our malt is dry, no flat tires, plentiful beer, and good weather. It’s good to be back… Dr. Fermento called in curiosity…
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Drink Local: A resolution that goes down easy, By Dr. Fermento

HooDoo Brewing Co. Fairbanks Alaska - Local Fresh BeerIn another great article for the Anchorage Press, Dr. Fermento writes about the importance of drinking local beer whenever possible. Here’s a snippet:

Finally, almost without saying, you should be resolved, easily enough, to expose your out-of-state visitors to the most local beer they can tolerate during their stay. Just in Anchorage, with awesome local venues like Glacier Brewhouse, The Snow Goose Restaurant and Sleeping Lady Brewing Company, Midnight Sun Brewing Company’s Loft and the world famous Moose’s Tooth Pub and Pizzeria within easy distance. Watering and dining your visitors and plying them with everything local is a breeze. Run them out to experience Eagle River Alehouse or Pizza Man nearby, or if they have aspirations to experience Talkeetna, Denali Brewing Company and the attached Twister Creek Restaurant, with all of Denali’s fine beers on tap, is easy pickings. Further north, there’s the great pub at Silver Gulch Brewing Company in Fox, and by mid-2012, drag them through what’s perhaps Alaska’s upcoming newest brewing company, HooDoo in Fairbanks.

For the whole article, read it here.

Alaska Brewery News, By Dr. Fermento

HooDoo SteelDr. Fermento, on his blog Last Frontier Beer, gave HooDoo a little shout out last winter in an article talking about all the new breweries in our great state.

We are very fortunate to have a bevy of great brewers and breweries here in Alaska. This post focuses on two new breweries in the Anchorage area, but recognizes that a brewery in Fairbanks is a welcome addition to the Fairbanks community.

Read the whole article at his blog.