We hope that all of you awake daily and prepare your spirit for what surely will be a week( a brewer’s week i.e 10days) to remember. We have a few events during Seattle Beer Week:
Friday, May 11th @ 11 am…Back in Black Stout Fest. We will be pouring 35 or more delicious dark malt beverages, including, a few Firestone Beers, Nectar Black Xantus, Green Flash Double Stout ’10, Great Divide Espresso Yeti, Evil Twin Yin Imperial Stout and Avery Mephistopheles to name a few.
Monday, May 14th @ 6pm Big Sky, Ride the Bull night. It is exactly like it sounds, we will have a mechanical bull in the middle of the floor and you will be able to ride it if you so desire. Look for cans of Ipa along with a few draft beers. We encourage you to wear your best western getup.
Tuesday, May 15th @6pm Beer and Burger Battle. 5 breweries are tasked with creating a Burger with a beef patty as the base, and bring 4-5 beers to go along with it. The winner is determined by sales. Reigning Champs Fremont Brewing take on challengers, 21st Amendment, New Belgium, Hair of the Dog, and Black Raven. We look forward to this event every year.
Wednesday, May 16th Sean Paxton collaborates with our Chef Bob and Firestone Walker for an evening not to be missed titled ‘Now for Something Completely Different.” 10 courses, with at least 12 beers. David Walker will be on hand as well. Sean and Bob have some great ideas for this English Pub Food meets Brouwer’s Cafe food. Tickets are available for $125 tax and gratuity included through Brown Paper Tickets.
Thursday, May 17th @ 11am. Sour Fest. Look for Russian River Supplication, Temptation, Several Cantillions, Cascade has something in the works, as does New Belgium, Double Mountain Devil’s Kriek, and many more.
We hope you are planning ahead and taking time off from work so that you can join us in this celebration of all things beer in Seattle.
Attention, Attention!!!”I already tried that” , (you haven’t), “Give me something new!!!” (no problem) and “What would you drink?” (This One) People….
Brouwer’s Cafe will be tapping the only two kegs from the Evil Twin Brewery that came to Washington State.
We will have:
Soft Dookie Imperial Stout
Before, During and After Christmas Imperial IPA
In addition we will be offering Yin and Yang a blended black and tan that is sure to make you say Holy Crap!!!
All of these beers are rare and I can say most of you have never had them. So come on down on Sunday, we will be tapping them at 6pm.
Seattle Beer Week is upon us! It starts in just 2 days. Are you ready? Have you been training your liver? We have many, many events plannned…Starting with Kulture Freaks, brought to you by Shmaltz Brewing, on Friday, May 20th. This is the third year that Donny Vomit will be here to meet all your Freak Show needs. Show starts around 10.
Back in Black Stout Fest courtesy of Underberg, Saturday, May 21st, starts when the doors open. Look for Green Flash Silva Stout, Hair of the Dog Matt, Fremont Kentucky Dark Star, Hales Machete, HUB Brouwer’s 6th Anniversary and many more.
Sunday Night, May 22nd we have a special treat, stay tuned for more info on that.
Monday, May 23rd, We will be closing at 3pm for the The Firestone Walker and Sean Paxton Dinner. Tickets are going fast and available through Brown Paper Tickets. Dinner starts at 6pm.
Tuesday, May 24th, It’s the Beer and Burger Battle. Fremont, HUB, Port/ Lost Abbey, Skagit River and Sierra Nevada battle for beer and burger supremacy. Event starts at 6pm.
Wednesday, May 25th, Hopworks Urban Brewing teams up with Brewing up Cocktails for a special event exploring the art of crafting unique and original cocktails with craft beer as a prime ingredient. Brewing up Cocktails mixologists will present a special menu highlighting various Hopworks beers and premium spirits. Hopworks beers will also be available standalone on draft.
Thursday, May 26th Sour Fest…Sour Beers all day long.
Friday, May 27, we breath for the first time in a bit…
Saturday May 28th, Industry Vinyl Night with Ben Love from HUB and Jamie Mastin from New Belgium…These two bring in their records and turntables.
Seattle Beer Week is about a week away. 10 or is it 11 days of celebrating Seattle’s fantastic beer culture. We have a lot of events planned. We hope to see you here and out enjoying all that this city has to offer.
Seattle Beer Week
Friday May 20th
Kulture Freaks courtesy of Shmaltz Brewing
Saturday May 21st
Back in Black Stout Fest brought to you by Underburg
Monday May 23nd
Firestone Walker and Home Brew Chef Sean Paxton Dinner
$100 per Ticket via Brown Paper Tickets
Tuesday May 24th
5 Guys Burger Battle
Thursday May 26th
Sour Beer Fest
Saturday May 28th
Industry Vinyl Night Brought to you by
New Belgium and HUB
The Blind Lion Scotch and Cigar night is coming, this is a not to be missed event. www.brownpapertickets.com for tickets in advance or just stop by and get them here. They are $100 dollars in advance or $120 at the door.
In other news we have most of our Seattle Beer Week events planned:
Friday, May 20, 2011 Kulture Freaks sponsored by Shmaltz…Donny Vomit does what he does best, show starts at 10pm.
Saturday, May 21st Back in Black Stout Fest sponsored by Undeburg...starts when the doors open at 11am…
Monday, May 23rd Firestone Walker and the Homebrew Chef Sean Paxton Dinner…10 course meal with beer pairings…this is $100 dollars, tickets will go fast and are available at www.brownpapertickets.com
Tuesday, May 24th Beer and Burger Battle…HUB returns to defend their title against a great list of contenders. Each Brewery designs a burger and showcases their beer…the winner is the one that sells the most of each.
Thursday May 26th Sour Beer Fest…Just what it sounds like, starts when the doors open.