Stout Month is here! Avery Gauntlet at Star Bar is here! The Wagon’s birthday is.. almost here!
February is a good month. See below for the nitty gritty.
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See below for a detailed list for weekend events. Check out our full calendar to plan your events well into the future.
Vine Street, Mountain Sun, Southern Sun
It’s stout month! All month long, the Mountain Sun Family (Vine Street in Denver) taps their own and guest stouts, constantly rotating taps. Go in every night for a different treat!
Friday, Febuary 1
Alliteration leads to some fun weekly events. Firkin Fridays are a great way to wind down the week and enjoy a beer of different flavor. Many breweries put some of their normal and not-so-normal offerings in a cask and serve it to you right off the engine. The following breweries and bars tend to have something to offer on Fridays:
Hops & Pie – Crooked Stave Surette Saison (2/1)
Avery Gauntlet Series Kickoff Party with The Stilettos
6pm – 1:30am
Rockabilly with the Stilettos starts at 9 to kickoff running the gauntlet with Avery again this year! 30 beers in 28 days. Featuring the core beers, Dictators, The Holy Trinity, Seasonals, Specialties, Brews straight from the Tap Room, and Barrel Realease series beers.
Icelantic’s Winter on the Rocks
6:30pm – 12am
AEG Live and Icelantic are thrilled to announce the second annual Winter on the Rocks with Macklemore & Ryan Lewis live at Red Rocks Amphitheatre Friday, February 1, 2013.
Doors 6:30pm || Show 7:30pm.
Saturday, Febuary 2
8pm – 2am
City Hall Amphitheater
SNOWDOWN has become Colorado’s trademark winter sports celebration taking place during the largest snow industry sports convention in the world, SIA. Presenting top notch national brands and talent SNOWDOWN has a reputation for being one of the seasons biggest and best parties.
Golden Moon Distillery Grand Opening Party
12pm – 4pm
Golden Moon Distillery – 412 Violet Streete, Golden CO 80401
Our first open house at the distillery …
Whiskies of the World Dinner
6pm – 9pm
Ghost Plate & Tap
Hosted by Robert Sickler, Master of Whiskey. $69.00 per person (excludes tax and tip). RSVP at (303) 297-1810.
5 Courses & 5 Whiskies
Fire River Oyster on the Half Shell
with smoked sea salt and Oban 14 year from Oban, Scotland
Nantucket Bay Scallop Ceviche
with cara cara oranges, jalapeno, green onion, bell pepper, heirloom tomato, micro cilantro and Bushmills Blackbush from Bushmills, Northern Ireland
Maple Glazed Quail
with grilled frisee, granny smith apples, red onion, bacon, sherry vinaigrette and Crown Royal Maple from Manitoba, Canada
Free Range Venison Rib Chop
with parsnip horseradish puree, roasted mushroom salad, dijon dressing and George Dickel 12 year from Cascade Hollow, Tennessee
Pretzel Bread Pudding
with pecan ice-cream, salted caramel and Bulleit Bourbon from Lawrenceburg, Kentucky
Sunday, Febuary 3
Mega Pigskin Party
4pm – 7pm
A UNIQUE GAME-ORIENTED BEER DINNER
Party games and opportunities to win Avery beer and schwag!
Pints of Avery’s experimental 3Point5 Pale Ale available for $4 w/ your ticket!
Upscale versions of tailgate grub paired with amazing beers from Avery:
Truffled pretzel sticks with Ellie’s Brown Ale cheese sauce paired with
Lebeweizen ~ A dark wheat beer brewed in honor of Taylor and Danielle’s wedding. A fine Dunkeweizen with notes
of banana and rich malt.
Blood orange and candied walnut glazed pork wings with stilton cheese dressing paired with
Hog Heaven Barleywine ~ A hop lover’s delight, the intense dry-hop nose and the alcohol content are perfectly balanced
for a caramel candy-like malt backbone.
Captain’s crunchy quail with smoked cheddar biscuit with pear jam and maple butter paired with
Bolder Weisse ~ Tart and refreshing, Avery’s homage to the German sour beers of old. Aged for 6 mo. in oak barrels and
served with a side of pear syrup to add until you find your perfect balance of sweet and sour.
Dessert nachos: cheesecake plate with crispy pastry chips paired with
Odio Equum ~ Rare sour ale brewed with red raspberries and aged in Cabernet Sauvignon barrels.
Tickets Available Here: http://megapigskin.brownpapertickets.com/
Super Tailgate with Oskar Blues
4pm – 7pm
Sporting News Grill
Third Annual Super Sunday Tailgate with our friends at Oskar Blues Brewery. Gameday classics paired with Osker Blues Brews and the big game on our 17 HDTV’s.
To describe our Gameday Menu as delicious would be to describe Michelangelo’s Creation of David as “a good drawing,” Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina as “a nice read,” or Scarlett Johansson as “fetching.” That’s simply a disservice to humanity. You’re better than that.
The way our Signature Wings can balance a beautiful crispiness with supple moisture and are finished masterfully with a sauce with such depth of flavor, you can get lost in them. The Uber Nachos are larger than Bono’s ego, smothered in pork green chili, fresh guacamole and pico de gallo. The SNG Bloody Mary is blended with our house-infused cucumber vodka with a suspicion of smoke and a kiss of spice.
Pair all of this with an Oskar Blues Canned Beer Apocalypse, and we’ve got something special on our hands….