This Week in Beer: September 10 – 16, 2012

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, Sept. 10th – Beer of the Day Special at Rock Bottom Brewery
Each Monday, Mitch the brew master at Rock Bottom highlights a beer and you can enjoy it for just $3.25 all day.

Tuesday, Sept. 11th at 7:30pm – Goose Island Beer Dinner at Holler Hops & Grill
Featured beers include Harvest, Nut Brown, Honkers, 312 and Matilda. Cost is $30 per person.

Tuesday, Sept. 11th – 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.

Wednesday, Sept. 12th – Pint Night at UC’s Catskeller

Wednesday, Sept. 12th from 5:00 to 8:00 pm – Abbey Wednesday at Taste of Belgium
Every other Wednesday, Taste of Belgium will pick one abbey and offer a flights of the different beers they offer. The cost is $6 per flight, only one flight per person. This week’s abbey hasn’t been announced yet.

Wednesday, Sept. 12th from 5:30 to 8:00 pm – Beer Tasting at Marty’s Hops and Vines

Thursday, Sept. 13th at 5:00-11:00 pm – Founders Tap Takeover at the Moerlein Lager House
Beers will include Devil Dancer, KBS, Backwoods Bastard, Frangelic Mountain Brown, Red’s Rye and All Day IPA.

UPDATE – Thursday, Sept. 13th at 5:00 pm – Sierra Nevada Beer Camp Tap Takeover at Dutch’s
Beers on tap to include 2012 Beer Camp beers as well as Pale Ale, Tumbler, Torpedo, and Kellerweis.

Thursday, Sept. 13th at 6:00-8:00 pm – Burgers & Beers at the Party Source
This week’s pairing is double IPAs, imperial stouts and Belgian style Tripels paired with the “Mexican” burger: con queso cheese and pico de gallo.

Thursday, Sept. 13th 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: Covington – Sam Adams Octoberfest, Hyde Park – Three Floyds Munsterfest, and Glendale – Hofbräu Hefeweizen.

Thursday, Sept. 13th at 6:00 pm – Firkin Tapping at Rock Bottom Brewery

Thursday, Sept. 13th at 6:30 pm – Brew-Master Beer and Cheese Tasting at Listermann’s
From Facebook:

We are proud to announce a new event here at Listermann’s: Brew-Master Beer and Cheese Tasting! The event will take place on Thursday September 13th from 630 to 830. It will include 7 beer samples paired with 7 different gourmet cheeses.
Guests will also receive a pint of the beer they liked the most at the end of the tasting. Kevin will walk you though all of the nuances of our beers and why it goes well with the selected cheese. Price is $30 and limited to 20 people. For tickets please email Thanks and we hope you will be able to join us!

Friday, Sept. 14th from 6:00-7:00 pm – Friday Night Flights Beer Tasting at Party Town in Florence

Friday, Sept. 14th – Firkin Friday at Cock & Bull Hyde Park

Friday, Sept. 14th – Oktoberfest at Hofbräuhaus Newport

Saturday, Sept. 15th – Brew, ‘Breds and Brats at Turfway Park
See our earlier post for more information.

UPDATE – Saturday, Sept. 15th – Half Way to St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at The Pub at Rookwood Mews and The Pub Crestview Hills
$5 Guinness, Smithwicks and Harp, as well as $3 Green Beer (while it lasts)
For more information, go to for Rookwood
or for Crestview Hills

Saturday, Sept. 15th – Oktoberfest at Hofbräuhaus Newport

Saturday, Sept. 15th from 5:00-8:00pm – Beer Tasting at Ludlow Wines

Sunday, Sept. 16th – Oktoberfest at Hofbräuhaus Newport