BourbonBlog.com invites you to Alltech for Lexington, Kentucky for Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fest, one of the region’s largest craft beer and food festivals happening Saturday, May 17 at the Lexington Center on 430 W Vine St.
WHAT: More than 120 beers brewed by 41 breweries from across the nation. The beer will be served alongside artisan food samples from 13 local and international food vendors. Sensory sessions with master brewers and distillers will occur hourly.
The Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fest will serve as one of the culminating events for the 2nd Annual Lexington Craft Beer Week May 10-18, a celebration of Lexington’s craft beer culture and best brews.
WHO: Local and national breweries and food vendors.
Various collaboration brews between Lexington’s Country Boy Brewing, Blue Stallion Brewing, West Sixth Brewing, and Alltech Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co. including Kentucky Stallion Bourbon Barrel Maibock, Kentucky Boy, and Country Western Volume II. The newly-launched barrel–aged seasonal from Alltech, Kentucky Peach Barrel Wheat, will also be on tap.
Other breweries include:
Hammerheart, Victory, Deschutes, Stillwater Artisan Ales, Darkhorse Frewing Co, Cumerland Crews, Lagunitas, Dogfih Head, Falls City Beer, Goose Island, Bell’s Brewing, Sterling Beer, Smuttynose, Schlafly, West Sixth Brewing Company, Green Flash, Evil Twin, Apocalypse, Oskar Blues Brewery, Southern Tier, Sixpoint, New Holland, North Coast, Avery, Brookyln Brewying, Sone Brewing Co, BBC Brew Pubs, Sierra Nevada, Sweetwater, Against the Grain, Founders Brewing, Country Boy Brewing, Blue Stallion Brewing, Abita, BBC Beer Company, Highland Brewing Company, Great Lakes Brewing Co, Three Floyds, Rivertown Brewing, Left Hand Brewing
A few other special beers will include:
Bell’s Black Note Stout
3 Floyds’ Space Station Middle Finger
Evil Twin’s Imperial Biscotti Break
Brooklyn Brewery’s Cuvee La Boite
Rivertown’s Pomegranate Lambic.
Bites from Bourbon Barrel Foods, Kentucky’s Smokin’ Grill, Seymour’s of Cork, Enoteca, Dupree, and The Sweet Spot will be featured, along with several others. Local entertainment will be available all day, including performances by Coralee and the Townies, Jordan English, Ben Lacy, and the DeBraun Thomas Trio.
WHEN: Saturday, May 17, 2014, from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. EDT.
WHERE: Heritage Hall, Lexington Convention Center at the Lexington Center, 430 W Vine St, Lexington, KY 40507.
TICKETS: All tickets will include 15 3-ounce samples, a commemorative glass, food samples, and free entertainment. Designated driver tickets are available for $10. Tickets can be purchased online atwww.alltechbrewsandfood.com for $30 or at the door for $35. Attendees must be 21 to enter.
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