This Week in Beer (and Beverages): May 28, 2024

Posted by Carla Gesell-Streeter on May 28, 2024 at 3:24 PM

Cheers and here's to better beer (and beverages)!


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Monday, May 27th to Sunday, June 2nd - First Anniversary Party at Fabled Brew Works
Tuesday, May 28th from 4:00-9:00 pm: Cellar Sale
Wednesday, May 29th: Guest Taps from Arkane Aleworks, Butchertown Brewing, Hidden Springs Ale Works, RAR Brewing, More Brewing Co., 450 North Brewing Company, Phase Three Brewing Company, Corporate Ladder Brewing Company, Xul Beer Company, Modern Times Beer. (Taproom only, no crowlers)
Thursday, May 30th: Guest Taps and Trivia Night (starts at 7:00 pm)
Friday, May 31st: Re-releases of some of their first year's "greatest hits," plus variants
like Barrel-aged Blood of an Englishman, Fee, Fi, Fo, and Fum - Batch 2, Friar Tuck and more
(Taproom-only, no crowlers).
Saturday, June 1st at 10:30 pm: Bottle release - Barrel-aged Marshmallow Humbaba: Imperial Stout with Coconut, Coffee, Marshmallow, and Vanilla, aged in bourbon barrels and Barrel-aged Ol' Blue Eyes: Mead with Blueberry and Vanilla, aged in maple barrels.
Sunday, June 2nd: Leftovers Day - see whatever they have left of their guest taps, re-releases, and variants.

Wednesday, May 28th at 6:30 pm - 17th Birthday Beer Dinner at Taste of Belgium Fields-Ertel
Join the celebration of ToB's 17th anniversary with an evening of rare beers, exquisite dining, and special guests from Belgium: Pierre Mottet of Abbey du Val-Dieu and Amaury Kervin of Brewery Verhaeghe (maker of the famous Duchesse de Bourgogne).
The four-course meal includes Belgian mini meatballs, mussels, salad, and a choice of a traditional Belgian Jambonneau (Pork Shank) or Steak au Poivre (cream peppercorn sauce), paired with Val-Dieu and Duchesse brews. Also includes Val-Dieu 800 which is only available at Taste of Belgium in the US paired with Taste of Belgium's Birthday Waffle. The cost is $75 per person, tax and gratuity included. Reserve your spot at Open Table.

Thursday, May 30th from 4:00-7:00 pm - Brewing Heritage Trail Fundraiser at Urban Artifact
$1 from every full pour is donated back to the Brewing Heritage Trail. They'll raffle off some Brewing Heritage Trail door prizes for those in attendance including t-shirts, a 2024 Brewing Heritage Trail Membership, and tour tickets.

Saturday, June 1st from Noon to 9:30 pm - Missing Linck Festival at Humble Monk Brewing
The fourth annual Missing Linck Festival, hosted by Humble Monk Brewing Co. and Urban Artifact Brewery, features 15 breweries from three different states to celebrate the rich history of a 168-year-old yeast.
Noon: Food trucks start (Barbecue, chili, turkey legs, grouper, tots, and veggie options)
12:30 pm: Missing Linck Yeast Homebrew winner announced
1:00 pm: Beer and Cheese Tasting
1:30-4:30 pm: Live Music from Vehicle Rock Band
3:00 pm: Beer Tasting & Brew Tours
5:00 PM: Brewers Panel & Book Release
5:30-8:30 pm: Live Music from Closers Rock Band
6:00 pm: Stein Holding Contest
8:00 pm: Sasquatch Calling Contest