This Week in Beer: Dec. 9 – 15, 2013

We frequently get updates for our This Week in Beer post after our regular 9:00 am publishing time. Any edited listing will have UPDATE at the beginning of the listing.

Monday, December 9th – 1/3 off Craft beer bottles at Moerlein Lager House

Monday, December 9th – Beer of the Day Special at Rock Bottom Brewery
Beer of the day is $3.25 all day.

Monday, December 9th from 4:00-7:30 pm – Craft Beer Night at Market Wines

Monday, December 9th from 8:00 pm to close – Pint Night at Incline Public House

Tuesday, December 10th – Tappa Keg Tuesday at Dingle House

Tuesday, December 10th – $7 Growler Fills at Moerlein Lager House

Tuesday, December 10th – Pint Night at Rock Bottom Brewery
Purchase a logo pint glass filled with your favorite Rock Bottom beer for just $5.95, refills are only $3.00 and you keep the glass.

Tuesday, December 10th at 6:00 pm – Saigon Sap Tapping at Moerlein Lager House
This collaborative beer by Triple Digit Brewing and Moerlein Lager House is “infused” with Saigon cinnamon and locally sourced apple cider.

UPDATE Tuesday, December 10th at 6:00 pm – Tuesdays on Tap at Whole Foods Mason
Six drafts, six bites, $6. This week’s beers include Anderson Valley Highway 128 APA, Dogfish Head Hellhound Ale (brewed with Lemons), Fat Head’s Brewery Holly Jolly, Ithaca Flower Power, Oskar Blues G’Knight and Kona Pipeline Porter.

Wednesday, December 11th – Second Annual Dark Days of December at Zip’s
On tap will be: From Great Lakes Brewing – 2012 Black Out Stout, 2013 Black Out Stout, Edmund Fitzgerald, Engine 20 (smoked pale ale) and Christmas Ale. From Fifty West – Coffee Please and Christmas Cookie (on nitro. And both breweries – their Ale of Two Cities (their collaboration beer).

Wednesday, December 11th – Select Craft Beers for $2 at Molly Malone’s Covington

Wednesday, December 11th – Bell’s Pint Night at Rail House
First pint is $5 – Keep the glass and get refills for only $3.

Wednesday, December 11th – Pint Night at UC’s Catskeller

Wednesday, December 11th from 5:00 to 8:00 pm – Take Home the Glass Night at Taste of Belgium OTR

Wednesday, December 11th from 5:30 to 8:00 pm – Bell’s Stout Tasting at Marty’s Hops and Vines
Five different Bell’s stouts paired with stout braised pork tender loin.

Thursday, December 12th from 4:00 pm to close – Take Home the Glass Night at Taste of Belgium Short Vine
This week’s beer is Troubadour Imperial Stout on Nitro.

Thursday, December 12th from 5:00 to close – CannonBLOG at Fifty West Brewing
See our earlier post for more information.

Thursday, December 12th from 5:00-11:00 pm – Thirsty Thursday at Kingsgate Marriott
Food pairings: Pork Belly Slider with Cranberry Relish; Puff Pastry with Brie Cheese, Apple Gastrique, Craisins and Spiced nuts; Assorted Cheese Platter and Sticky Toffee Pudding. Beers (5 oz pours): Angry Orchard Cinnfull Cider, Rivertown Winter Ale, Mt. Carmel Amber Ale & Great Lakes Christmas Ale. Cost is $12 per person. Free parking for attendees.

Thursday, December 12th at 5:00 pm – Special Olympics Benefit at Rivertown Brewing Co.
See the Facebook event page for more information.

Thursday, December 12th at 6:00-10:00 pm – Pint Night Thursdays at Cock & Bull (all three locations)
The beers for this week’s Pint Night Thursdays are: Main Strasse Covington – Breckenridge Christmas, Glendale – Rivertown Winter and Hyde Park – Breckenridge Christmas.

Thursday, December 12th at 6:00 pm – Firkin Tapping at Rock Bottom Brewery

Thursday, December 12th at 7:00 pm – Founders Beer Dinner at Lavomatic
$40 per person for four courses with beer parings. Space is limited and reservations required. Call (513) 621-1999 to make reservations. Check their Facebook event page for more information.

Thursday, December 12th at 7:00 pm – Beer Dinner at Izzy’s Fort Wright
Beers include Redhook Winterhook, Widmer Brothers Brrr and Kona Pipeline Porter. Price includes one of each beer, appetizer, dinner and dessert for $19.99 per person. Pint glass available for an additional $2.50. Call 859-331-4999 to make a reservation.

Friday, December 13th – $7 Growler Fills at Moerlein Lager House

UPDATE Friday, December 13th at 5:00 pm – Saigon Sap Tapping at Moerlein Tap Room

Friday, December 13th at 5:30 pm – Beer and Wine Tasting at Everything’s d’ Vine
$10 per person to taste five beers and four wines. $5 to taste just beer or just wine.

Friday, December 13th from 6:00-7:00 pm – Against The Grain Back Room Brawl at Party Town in Florence
An all draft event with several rare and one time only beers including 70k Bourbon barrel double milk stout, Ky. Ryed Chiquen, Double Ryed Chiquen, Citra Ass Down, Citra Wet Ass Down, Santa Came Early (Randalled through candy canes), and Bo & Luke plus a one time only Bo & Luke variant (TBD). Holler Hops & Grill will be bringing their beer brined wings. Regular flight is $2. Additional charge for by-the-glass beers (Bo & Luke and B & L variant – 9 oz. pour).

Friday, December 13th from 7:00-9:00 pm – The Twelve Beers of Christmas Beer Tasting at Jungle Jim’s
The cost is $25.00 per person.

Saturday, December 14th – Gramps Barleywine “Ugly Sweater” Party at Rhinegeist
From Facebook:

We’ll be releasing our big old grandaddy barleywine “Gramps” and to celebrate we’ll be donning our favorite/ugliest sweaters and hoisting goblets in the direction of a jolly Holiday Season…

Saturday, December 14th from 5:00-8:00pm – Beer Tasting at Ludlow Wines
The cost to taste four beers is $6.00 per person.


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One comment on “This Week in Beer: Dec. 9 – 15, 2013
  1. Josh Jansen says:

    Tapping Saigon Sap at Moerlein Brewery Taproom December 13th @ 5pm


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