Thursday, January 20, 2011

Weekly Beer Calendar Update: January 20 - January 26

It's all beer all the time with at least one scheduled event somewhere in or around Philadelphia every day in the coming week. Check out the entire January 2011 calendar over here. If I'm missing any that you feel should be on here, let me know. Tastings, samplings, parties, and festivals @Devil's Den, Philadelphia, PA--- Wed. 1/26 - Stillwater Night @Devil's Den, Philadelphia, PA (7:00pm-9:00pm; PAYG for Stateside Saison, Saison Darkly, and Existent) @Fork & Barrel's Cask Saloon, Philadelphia, PA--- Thu. 1/20 - Sly Fox Night (7:00pm-11:00pm; PAYG for tastings from three different firkins of Sly Fox beer) @Island Pizza, Birdsboro, PA--- Fri. 1/21 - Meet the Brewer and Pint Night (7:00pm-9:00pm; PAYG for two of Stoudt's beer on tap, five in the bottle, and Eddie Stoudt to talk shop) @Starlight Ballroom, Philadelphia, PA--- Sat. 1/22 - Winter Beer Fest (1:00pm-5:00pm, 6:00pm-10:00pm; $35/$40/$50 for unlimited free samples all session long from over 30 breweries) @The Drafting Room, Exton, PA--- Fri. 1/21 - Presenting Long Trail Brewing Co. (6:00pm; PAYG for a lineup due to include Brewmaster Coffee Stout, Brewmaster Imperial Porter, Brewmaster Imperial Red, Hibernator Scotch Ale, Pale Ale, Unfiltered IPA, Double Bag Strong Ale, and Long Trail Ale) Other big and fun tastings @Johnny Brenda's, Philadelphia, PA--- Sat. 1/22 - The Trouble with Tripels II (11:00am; PAYG for a lineup due to include Allagash Tripel, Brew Works Triple, Dock Street Prisoner of Hell, Flying Fish Exit 4, River Horse Triplehorse, Stoudt's Abbey Tripel, Victory Golden Monkey, Weyerbacher Merry Monks, and more to be announced) @Sly Fox, Phoenixville, PA--- Fri. 1/21 - Bobbie Burns Birthday Bash (6:00pm-11:00pm; PAYG for a night of Gang Aft Agley Scotch Ale and Burns Scottish Ale, bagpiping, haggis, Celtic Rock, and more) @The Belgian Café, Philadelphia, PA--- Sat. 1/22 - Philadelphia Beer Experience – Fairmount Edition (11:30am-5:00pm; $35 and you'll get beers and snacks starting at The Belgian Café, then walking on to Jack’s Firehouse, London Grill, and Bridgid’s) @TJs, Paoli, PA--- Sat. 1/22 - Belgian Beer Paradise (12:00pm; PAYG for way too many fine Belgian beers to list) @Tria Café, Philadelphia, PA--- Fri. 1/21 - Beer 101 (6:30pm-8:00pm; $50 for a tasting, discussion with Jon Myerow, and cheese and light snacks) Boot Camp, where only the strong survive @Sly Fox, Phoenixville, PA--- every Wednesday 1/12 through 3/16 - St. Patrick's Day Boot Camp (5:00pm-11:00pm; PAYG for a night of beer, dinner, and live music) @Sly Fox, Royersford, PA--- every Thursday 1/13 through 3/17 - St. Patrick's Day Boot Camp (5:00pm-11:00pm; PAYG for a night of beer, dinner, and live music) Beer Dinners @Chifa Restaurant, Philadelphia, PA--- Thu. 1/20 - Brooklyn Beer Dinner with Garrett Oliver (7:00pm; $85 for a six-course meal paired with Sorachi Ace, Local 2, East India Pale Ale, Dark Matter, Black Chocolate Stout ['03], and Black Ops ['09]) @Iron Hill, Wilmington, DE--- Wed. 1/26 - Brewmaster's Winter Beer Dinner (7:00pm; $60 for a five-course meal paired with Saison, Smokin' Blonde, Belgian Quadrupel, English Barleywine, and Afternoon Delight) @Monk's Café, Philadelphia, PA--- Tue. 1/25 - Brooklyn Beer Dinner with Steve Hindy (7:00pm; $65 for a six-course meal paired with Local 1, Sorachi Ace, Local 2, Black Chocolate Stout, Monster ['01], and Black Ops)


KL said...

That Sly Fox evennt at F & B was postponed -!/event.php?eid=134636536590107&index=1

Also, you've got Blue Dog's (Lansdale) Imperial IPA Winter Fest tomorrow night -

Bryan Kolesar said...

Thanks, KL. Your comments prove out a conversation that we were having at dinner last night: keeping up with the Philadelphia region's calendar of beer events is no simple challenge.