Widmer Brothers uses GrowlerWerks' uKeg to greet guests

April 03, 2017
Widmer Brothers Brewing wants guests visiting its Portland pub to get the full craft beer experience. That's become even easier with the uKeg, a pressurized growler made by GrowlerWerks. The young company is located minutes from the godfather of craft beer.
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Portland growler startup caps off $1.5M funding round

February 13, 2017
The first $1.5 million came pretty quickly for GrowlerWerks, the Portland startup that makes pressurized growlers for craft beer. The company launched a $75,000 Kickstarter campaign in October 2014. Less than two months later, it had raised more than $1.5 million.
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The GrowlerWerks uKeg: Brewery Fresh Even in the Middle of Nowhere

February 03, 2017
As a beer geek, this is one of the most exciting products I have gotten my hands on.  Far more than just a growler, the uKeg from GrowlerWerks assures you can have tap-fresh beer at home or on the go.   
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14 growlers tested and approved!

January 18, 2017
While Growlerwerks has angered some early Kickstarter supporters by pacing their shipments while continuing to market and sell new units, there’s a valid business reason behind the decision and there’s a reason folks continue to buy these in droves. The temperature performance we noted requires that you keep it on ice or refrigerated to maintain temp if you're going to take it out for longer periods of time, but the built-in CO2 pressurizer and tap are the most stylish we’ve seen.
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GrowlerWerks uKeg: The Growler Of Your Dreams

August 23, 2016
If you haven’t noticed from some of the things I write on Paste, I have news for you: I like beer. “Like” is actually not strong enough of a word. I love beer. My studio apartment in San Francisco has a dedicated beer fridge and a kegerator, both of which aren’t big enough for my beer collection, which has actually expanded now to include a bit of closet space. Some women collect shoes, I collect craft beer.
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Growlerwerks uKeg - A portable keg that keeps your beer bubbly

July 16, 2016
Craft beer has exploded, and so too has the craft-beer-container market. Our favorite thing about the Growlerwerks 64oz uKeg: it keeps your beer just as bubbly as a regular keg, thanks to forced carbonation. It’s also damn pretty, with its stainless steel body and golden pressure gauge... perfect for tailgating or a backyard barbeque. 
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For The Cool & Sporty Dad

June 08, 2016
For that beer lovin’ Dad who digs a cold frosty brew, this 64 oz. pressurized mini keg lets him pour perfect pub-quality pints right from the fridge. It keeps beer cold and fresh for weeks — at home or on the go.
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The GrowlerWerks uKeg is a Must Have for Beer Lovers

May 31, 2016
The complexity of craft beer has increased so much in the past few years that most of it needs to be enjoyed ice cold and as soon as possible. In order to do this, it requires the drinker to hang around bars and brewpubs or haul a cooler around with them wherever they go. 
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We Dig: How-to Beverage Gifts

April 10, 2016
There are a lot of beverage gifts out there. We’ve selected a few to help you learn how to drink better, fresher and smarter.
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Travel Kegs are Here for Better Beer on the Go

March 23, 2016
Last summer I had the opportunity to bring together some friends, a keg of beer, and a bunch of trail growlers which led to the now classic “Growlerpalooza." The timing was perfect for such an event as a bunch of different insulated growlers had just hit the market, it was summer, and I know a lot of us “Outdoorians” enjoy craft beer. 
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The Insane Beer Gadgets You Didn't Know You Needed

February 18, 2016
The problem with growlers is that they lose carbonation and are prone to oxidation right when they leave the tap line, causing cardboard-flavored flat beer. The Oregon-based GrowlerWerks may have cracked the code.
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5 Accessories Every Beer Lover Needs

December 24, 2015
The uKeg 64 Pressurized Growler is a standard beer vessel turned small keg, complete with tap and carbon dioxide. Its replaceable CO2 cartridges prevent oxidation and keep up to half a gallon fresh for weeks. The brass-trimmed sight glass lets you monitor your beer supply.
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How This Beer Growler Went From Concept to Market

October 04, 2015
The founders—who are based in Portland, Ore. (where else?)—were lovers of craft beer but not of traditional glass growlers, which can let brews go flat, warm and stale, leading to the discarding of limited-edition IPA (the dreaded “drain pour”). The team searched in vain for a pressurized growler that would keep beer fresh and cold.
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3 reasons why Portland should be called Sud City

July 20, 2015
Finally, leave it to a Portland company to invent a pressurized, insulated growler (right)—it’s almost like carrying your own tap. A  Kickstarter project, the uKeg is supposed to be ready this month. (Even if it’s not, you won’t go thirsty.)
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23 reasons Portland is still the world's best beer city

November 19, 2014
Speaking of growlers (large, re-fillable bottles that allow you to take large amounts of freshly tapped beer to go), the Portland-designed, Steampunk-styled uKeg keeps beer cold and carbonated and people love the idea: Growlerwerks LLC hoped to raise $75,000 in its Kickstarter campaign and so far nearly 5,000 people have donated $665,000 -- with about three weeks to go.
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