This Week in Beer: January 25 – 31, 2010

Monday, January 25th – Nicholson’s (downtown): Robert Burns Night
Trying to get more information on this, but we’re hearing that the night includes bagpipes, a special menu, fresh Scottish beer on tap and live music.

Monday, January 25th at 6:00 pm – Half Price Pint Night at JeanRo Bistro

Wednesday, January 27th at 6:00 pm – Catskeller (UC Campus): Pint Night Wednesdays

Wednesday, January 27th at 6:00 pm – Monthly Keg Tapping at Hofbrauhaus Newport
This month’s beer is Adulterator, “a rich, complex, full bodied Doppelbock with hints of chocolate, coffee, caramel and a bit of a hop presence in the finish.”

Thursday, January 28th at 4:00-7:00 pm – Christian Moerlein Emancipator Tapping and Happy Hour at Arnold’s

Thursday, January 28th at 5:00-8:00 pm – Party Source: Cincy Winter Beerfest Pre-Party
From the Party Source email:

As a major sponsor to the Third Annual Cincy Beerfest, we have to get this celebration started right; so, we are having a Pre-Party here at The Party Source. Come join us as we unveil our second Quaff Bros. release, Tripel Rot, a Belgian Style Tripel that has been aged in an iconic Californian Boytrytzed Dessert Wine barrel.

Thursday, January 28th at 6:00-10:00 pm – Cock & Bull: Pint Night (Covington) Thursdays
This week, it’s Warsteiner Dunkel.

Thursday, January 28th at 6:00 pm – Firkin Tapping at Rock Bottom Brewery

Friday, January 29th from 4:00-7:00 pm – Flowing Fridays Beer Tasting at Cork ‘N Bottle (Covington and Buttermilk Pike-Crescent Springs)

Friday, January 29th from 4:00-6:00 pm – Beer Tasting at D.E.P.’s Fine Wine and Spirits in Fort Thomas (formerly Liquor Direct)

Friday, January 29th from 5:00-7:00 pm – Beer Tasting at Main Street Wine and Spirits (Amelia)
This week, they’re pouring Dogfish Head.

Friday, January 29th from 6:00-7:00 pm – Friday Night Flights Beer Tasting at Party Town in Florence

Saturday, January 30th from 2:00-5:00 pm – Sipping Saturdays Beer Tasting at Cork ‘N Bottle (Covington and Crescent Springs)

Saturday, January 30th from 5:00-8:00pm – Ludlow Wines: Beer Tasting

Saturday, January 30th from 7:00-11:00 pm – Cincy Winter Beer Fest
VIP tasting begins two hours earlier, after party starts at 11:00 pm at Rock Bottom. For tickets, go to