This Week in Beer
Beer is a big deal in the Valley. From tastings and tappings to pairing dinners and more, there's a different beer event to attend pretty much every night. Every week, we curate upcoming brew-related goings-on and lay them out for you here. Your calendar will be as full of beer as your belly.
Try Sucaba Thursday at OHSO
Wednesday, June 13 Pitcher of Nectar's Tap Takeover - Boulders on Broadway 6-8 p.m. Pitcher of Nectar distributing shows off some of the brews in their portfolio at this tap handle takeover. Beers: Borderlands - Noche Dulce, Prickly Pear Wheat, 'Ol Loco IPA Rubicon - Monkey Knife Fight, Hopsauce, Purple Mai Bock Rock Art - The Vermonster
Thursday, June 14 Firestone Walker/ASH Speakeasy - OHSO 6-9 p.m. Join the Arizona Society of Hombrewers and Firestone Walker Brewing Co. for a special happy hour. Reps from Firestone will tap Sucuba -- the last keg in the state until February -- as well as a firkin of unfiltered Pale 31. Proceeds from each pint sold support the Arizona Society of Homebrewers. Use the speakeasy phrase, "ASH sent me" to get the goods. Beers: Firestone Walker - Sucaba, Pale 31
Sierra Nevada Beer Dinner - Down Under Wines 6:30 p.m. $35 gets you a seat during this five-course beer-pairing dinner. Reps from Sierra Nevada will be there to give away prizes and educate on their product while the Vandall-Hancock duo plays music. RSVPs required; email firstname.lastname@example.org for more.
Mischief Brewing Co. looks to close out a successful Kickstarter campaign on Saturday.
Saturday, June 16 Mischief Brewing Co. Kickstarter Extravaganza - OHSO All day Saturday, 20 percent of sales and $1 of every pint from a special keg will go to support the Kickstarter fund for Mischief Brewing Co., an upcoming brewery in Peoria. There will also be raffles and prizes and all kinds of tomfoolery.
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