Bourbon isn't the only libation worthy of its own tourism trail and celebratory events. The craft beer movement is burgeoning in Kentucky. If you want to experience the pleasure of a finely crafted beer, knock back a pint from these establishments or attend one of our state's numerou
Lexington has seen the number of breweries triple during the past year, and another is about to open. Owners say business is growing faster than they expected, and there's every reason to think that more brewers will decide to follow suit.
NOVEMBER 8, 2012 AT 2:35 PM, BY MELODY BAETENS Last week, Big Rock Chophouse in Birmingham got rid of its 15-barrel, copper tank brewing system from the restaurant in anticipation of Griffin Claw Brewing Company. Griffin Claw, 575 S. Eton St. in Birmingham, will be the new home of Big
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2012, By The Lexington Streetsweeper Many of you know that I follow the happenings of the dining and entertainment scene, especially when it appears to bring new life to our downtown neighborhoods. Sometimes I get in on the early stages while other just transition
LOUISVILLE, Ky., (October 15, 2012) – by John Wurth LouisvilleBeer.com: Tell me a little about your team, and the experience behind them: Blue Stallion Brewing: We have 5 partners involved in the brewery; Jim Clemons – chemical and process engineer, Nico Schulz – food science pr
Published October 5, 2012 Written by Owen W. Over the past year, beer has become one of Lexington’s fastest growing industries. There has been some experimentation with beer in town before, and Alltech has managed to keep Kentucky Ale a viable and strong brand, but the new craft
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2012, By Kevin Patterson Beer is booming! But if you are reading this post, then that’s no surprise to you. With near fifteen percent growth for each of the last two years, many don’t know that the craft beer industry is one of the brightest sectors in a flimsy
Contact: Ruth Willoughby Non-Profit: Fayette Cooperating PreschoolFayette Cooperating Preschool is a non profit play based preschool in Lexington with a focus on parent involvement. We’ve discussed this event with Anna; We are excited to pair this mission Monday with trivia from Local Trivia Action that is Classic Children’s Educational Programing in theme AND it will be a parent’s night out event for the school as well.
Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1156565377843318/ It’s Fat Tuesday! We’re celebrating with the return of our Hot Peppered Helles AND the infamous Gastro Gnomes (yes, THOSE GNOMES!) crawfish boil reunion! Check out what we’ve got in store for you! All day: Hot Peppered Helles on tap! 11 am – 9 pm: Dad’s Favorites specials! 6:00 – ?: GASTRO GNOMES crawfish boil! Come say hello to our dearly missed friends! They’re sticking around until the food is gone! 6:00 – 9:00: Zydegators zydeco music! 9:00: UK battles Ole Miss on the big screens!