Corks, Kegs and Commentary

Events, news and musings from the crew at Hayden Beverage Company. Information on beer, wine and events in the state of Idaho

St. Patricks Day with Guinness cake

Linda Richcreek - Friday, March 16, 2018

A special thank you to Gina Walters (her husband DJ in photo) for making her annual Guinness cakes for the Hayden crew to enjoy in celebration of St. Patrick's Day. YUM! ..

An Insiders Perspective with Karen McMillin

Kyle Basile - Monday, January 22, 2018


Red Cross Blood Drive at Hayden Beverage

Linda Richcreek - Wednesday, January 10, 2018
The Red Cross will have a Blood Drive next Wednesday, Jan. 17th from 11 am to 5 pm at the offices of Hayden Beverage - 2910 E. Amity Rd. Boise.

Dawson Taylor a proud new BFB member

Kyle Basile - Monday, January 08, 2018

Dawson Taylor Coffee Roasters is now a League of American Bicyclists recognized Silver Designation Bicycle Friendly BusinessSM (BFBSM)!

Dawson Taylor Coffee Roasters joins a cutting-edge group of over 1,100 local businesses, government agencies, and Fortune 500 companies across the United States that are transforming the American workplace.

“The League of American Bicyclists is excited to recognize this latest group of new and renewing Bicycle Friendly Businesses for making their workplaces and their communities safer, happier, healthier, and more sustainable through bicycling,” said Amelia Neptune, Director of the Bicycle Friendly America program. “We applaud these businesses, including Dawson Taylor Coffee Roasters, for leading the charge in creating a more bicycle-friendly America for everyone.”

Learn more about the League’s Bicycle Friendly Business program at

Bicycle Friendly Business is a Service Mark of the League of American Bicyclists; used with permission.


Dawson Taylor and Cinder Wine sweep The Washington Post off their feet

Kyle Basile - Friday, December 15, 2017
Downtown and North end as seen by John Briley  ..

Joseph Carr on Josh Cellars

Kyle Basile - Tuesday, November 07, 2017


Crafty Canned Cocktails

Kyle Basile - Friday, October 20, 2017

Cutwater Canned Cocktails!  ..

Blood Drive at Hayden Beverage

Linda Richcreek - Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The Red Cross will have a Blood Drive set up at Hayden Beverage on Wed. Oct. 11th from 11am - 5pm.  Go online to  to schedule an appointment and use sponsor code HBC. ..

Serving up beer and coffee: Unique partnership benefits two local Boise companies

Kyle Basile - Tuesday, October 03, 2017

A little sit down with Dodds Hayden and Dave Ledgard on the recent sale of Dawson Taylor Coffee Roasters ..

Hayden Beverage to Purchase Dawson Taylor

Kyle Basile - Thursday, September 28, 2017

Dawson Taylor Coffee Roasters will soon have a new owner: Hayden Beverage..