Thursday, November 19, 2009

Weekly Beer Calendar Update: November 19th-November 25th

Stressful holidays are right around the corner. Take some time for yourself now by checking out one (or more!) of the many local Philadelphia beer events over the next week. Check out the entire November 2009 calendar over here. Some tastings, some free, some PAYG @Bridgid's, Philadelphia, PA--- Thu. 11/19 - Exit Night (8:00pm-10:00pm; PAYG to try all three Flying Fish Exit Series beers in the same night---the Exit 1 (Bayshore Oyster Stout); Exit 4 (American Trippel); and Exit 11 (Hoppy American Wheat)) @Devil's Den, Philadelphia, PA--- Tue. 11/24 - Great Lakes Brewery Night (7:00pm; PAYG for a draft list still under development) @Devil's Den, Philadelphia, PA--- Thu. 11/26 - Tap a keg of Southern Tier Pumpking (7:00pm; PAYG for this seasonal goodness) @General Sutter Inn, Lititz, PA--- Wed. 11/25 - Cask Ale Night (5:00pm; PAYG for November selections of Flying Dog Doggie Style, Gonzo, and Snake Dog) @Grey Lodge Pub, Philadelphia, PA--- Fri. 11/20 - Goody, Goody Two Shoos (6:00pm-9:00pm; PAYG for both Shoo-Fly Mild and Shoo-Fly Porter as Scoats does his best to put the 'ass' in 'molasses') @Grey Lodge Pub, Philadelphia, PA--- Mon. 11/23 - Monday's Sixtel (Great Divide 15th Anniversary Ale) (PAYG) @Grey Lodge Pub, Philadelphia, PA--- Wed. 11/25-Thu. 11/26 - Thanksgiving Eve and Thanksgiving Night: Dogfish Head Punkin Ale Tapping (PAYG for your share of one 1/2 barrel of Punkin on Thanksgiving Eve and one for Thanksgiving Night) @Sly Fox, Phoenixville, PA--- Fri. 11/20 - Cask Ale Series (all day; PAYG for November's Selection of Naked Wheat) @The Bards, Philadelphia, PA--- Thu. 11/19 - Yards Firkin (9:00pm-11:00pm; PAYG for a firkin of Thomas Jefferson Tavern Ale...and Quizzo too) @Villa Capri, Doylestown, PA--- Thu. 11/19 - Victory Night (8:00pm-10:00pm; $10) Iron Hill loves Homebrewers, again @Iron Hill Brewery, Lancaster, PA--- Thu. 11/19 - Homebrewers' Challenge (5:00pm-8:00pm; PAYG where during the night Paul Rutherford, head brewer, will announce the winner of the Homebrewers Challenge. The winner will have his/her beer brewed in house with Paul) Good reasons for a party...and a D.D. @Drafting Room, Exton, PA--- Fri. 11/20 - Belgian Beer Promotion (6:00pm; PAYG for Sierra Nevada Belgian Triple, Iron Hill "Heater Room", La Trappe Isid’or, Koningshoeven Dubbel, Victory 8, Saint Somewhere Lectino du Chene, Duvel Green, Saison de Cazeau, Blanche De Bruxelles, Coronado Happy Daze Belgian IPA, and a firkin of Heavy Seas "Yule Tide") @Iron Hill Brewery, Lancaster, PA--- Thu. 11/19 - Imperial Coffee Porter Release Party (5:00pm-9:00pm; PAYG for Imperial Coffee Porter on Nitro and Cask, Oatmeal Stout, Baltic Porter, and featuring Mini Dessert Pairings...also for purchase are 750ml bottles of Afternoon Delight) @Spinnerstown Hotel, Spinnerstown, PA--- Thu. 11/19 - "Meet the Firkins!" and Tapas Bar (7:00pm; $48 for, uh, firkins and tapas) @The Kite and Key, Philadelphia, PA--- Sun. 11/22 - Yards Tailgate Party (4:00pm-10:00pm; PAYG for all sorts of beer, food, and debauchery) @Union Jack's, Boyertown, PA--- Sat. 11/21 - Allagash Extravaganza (1:00pm-'til they kick; PAYG to drink White, Dubbel, Tripel Reserve, Curieux, Black, Four, Victor, Fluxus, Confluence, Hugh Malone, Grand Cru, Burnham Road, and (for the hopheads) Ballast Point Sculpin and Ithaca Flower Power) Beer makes Food better, Food makes Beer Better @Old City, Philadelphia, PA--- Sat. 11/21 - Craft Beer & Artisanal Cheese Tour (3:30pm-5:30pm; $45 gets you 15 minutes of walking, tasting of 8 craft beers, a selection of imported cheeses, and more) @Ron's Original, Exton, PA--- Thu. 11/19 - Blues Brews 'n' BBQ (PAYG featuring Jimmy's BBQ from Frazer and lots of big beer to accompany) @The Pour House, Westmont, NJ--- Thu. 11/19 - Stoudt's Four-Course Beer Dinner (details TBD) @Victory Brewing, Downingtown, PA--- Thu. 11/19 - Follow the Liter (6:00pm-8:00pm; PAYG for good ol' fashioned German fun with liters of Festbier, Oktoberfest Giant Pretzels, and a strongarm competition)

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