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WEEKLY BEERMAIL

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2017
to
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1, 2017


BREW NEWS





*** CLAIRVOYANT BREWING ***
Completing Finish Work and Inspections!
Planning a Spring Opening (Late April, Early May)
Watch for Official Updates on  Facebook
(and of course from Boise Beer Buddies!)



*** The GROWLER GIRLS ***


*** PAYETTE BREWING CO ***
One in the Chamber - Imperial IPA
"Dangerously Drinkable"



*** SOCKEYE BREWING ***
New Barrel Aged Rotating 750ml Bottle Series Release
and 
Best of Craft Beer Awards





*** The STIL ***
via BoiseDev
Who wants a Beer & Ice Cream Float? 



*** ALEFORT at BOISE BREWING ***




*** SCOTT ALLEN ***
Home Brewer Extraordinaire  and All-Around Great Guy
Can use your  Help  during this challenging time


*** EDGE BREWING ***
Love Edge beer? Want a shot at helping us grow here in Boise? We are looking for part time sales reps. Please email steve@edgebrew.com  with a resume and a short line about why you would be a great fit for this company. Cheers!


*** The LOCAL ***
We are looking for a cook who is a great team player, creative, punctual and can follow direction. Please drop by with a resume during business hours. 
5616 W State St., Boise, Idaho 83703


*** TAP & CASK ***
Now Accepting Applications for Boise's Newest Upscale Sports Bar
Line Cook & Server


* ** BEST OF TREASURE VALLEY 2017 ***
By Idaho Statesman
Nominations open  now through Tuesday, February 28
Be sure to nominate your favorites before voting officially begins!
Nominate  your favorite Buddy Hubs  and more!



*** ALEFORT ***
Check Out This List!
(We're just gonna leave this here until Alefort...)
March 22 - 26
 

*** BOISE BREWING ***
Sale of stock is now open to most residents in the state.
Initial Investment Deadline - April 30, 2017
For more info, please visit:  http://www.boisebrewing.com/ownership/


FEATURED EVENTS



*** DESTINATION: BEER *** 
Saturday, February 25th
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Depot Park - McCall
Idaho Breweries & Special Beers!
Beer List and Event Details Here
Follow Updates on Facebook  Here

-You will need to show your email receipt on your phone or print off your tickets in order to get into the event (or pay at the door if not sold out.)
-PLEASE bring your ID! Even if you think you easily pass for above the legal age, please have your ID with you and be ready to show it. 
-Depot Park is located behind Hotel McCall and Salmon River Brewery. Hotel McCall's address is 1101 N. 3rd if you need to plug it into navigation. We will have directional signage and will be the only giant white (heated!) tent so we hope you don't miss us! 
-Beer will start flowing at 2pm! 
-Appetizers are provided. No other food is available on site. There are lots of great restaurants within walking distance of Depot Park for post-event dinner
-Event is 21+ only. No exceptions. 

Idaho Brewers United is a non-profit organization whose mission is to protect and promote Idaho's craft beer industry.
 
If you have any questions, please email us! We will do our best to get back to you as quickly as possible. We're really looking forward to Saturday and can't wait to share amazing beers with you.    Email:  IdahoBrewersUnited@gmail.com 


BEER CALENDAR



THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23:

* 11:00 am - 10:00 pm: New Beer Release: Bluebird Skies DIPA  Collaboration with SAWTOOTH BREWERY and MOTHER EARTH BREW CO: The brewers at Mother Earth Brew Co. in Nampa and Sawtooth Brewery in Hailey both spent time at Stone Brewing. They both missed the sun and wanted to add hops to a beer together, so they did on a snowy day in Hailey! The result is a Double IPA, Double Dry Hopped with plenty of Amarillo, Waimea, Mosaic, and Idaho 7.

* 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Pint Night / New Beer Release : Irish Red @ EDGE BREWING

* 4:00 pm: LongDrop Cider Co  New Cider Release: Cafe Mule cold brewed coffee infused with LONGDROP's Semi Sweet

* 4:00 pm: Patron Tasting  @ STUBS SPORTS PUB: Great selection of BEER available also! 

* 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm: Beer Tasting  @ Boise Co-op - North End Store with Full Sail Brewing

* 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm: McKenzie Brewing Tap Takeover  @ BERTS GROWLER GARAGE in Ontario: We will be hosting a Tap Takeover with McKenzie Brewing Company  from Eugene. Come enjoy some of their six amazing BEERS that we will have on tap and get some free Mckenzie merchandise! Cheers!!

* 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm: National Chili Day Chili Cook Off  @ BOISE BREWING with Contenders B-Town Bistro Wetos Locos  and  Genki Takoyaki

* 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm: Occidental Brewing Market Release Party  @ NORTH END PIZZA: Occidental Brewing out of Portland, Oregon will be releasing its beer into the Boise market for the first time! We will be helping them get their name out there. First customers here on the 23rd who order a pint of Occidental Beer will get a free pint glass while supplies last. Come by and try some unique draft offerings from Occidental and grab some pizza while you're at it! For more information about the brewing please visit 

* 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm: Sierra Nevada Brewing Pint Night  @ Homestead Bar & Grill

* 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Taster IV   by Taste & Craft  @ BARBARIAN BREWING

* 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm: National Chili Day w/EDGE Brewing Co  @ PREFUNK - Nampa

* 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm: BJCP Style Class  @ HOMEBREWSTUFF - Craft Bottle Shop & Taproom

* 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Karaoke @  Crescent Brewery

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24:

* Hoppy Birthday Sara Meyers!

* Hoppy Birthday Denise Lee!

* Hoppy Birthday Dave Brown!

* 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Pint for a Pint Blood Drive  @ PAYETTE BREWING CO

* 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Growler Station Tap Takeover  w/SOCKEYE BREWING @ Legacy Feed & Fuel

* 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm: "Friday Nights at The Tower" with BEER and Chicago Dogs at The Tower Grill  in Nampa

* 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Beer Yoga  with CROOKED FENCE BREWING @ Essential Hot Yoga

* 8:00 pm: Fourth Friday Comedy  @  Crescent Brewery

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25: 

* Hoppy Birthday Amanda Cardon! 

* 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm: Gelande Quaffing: #2  with PAYETTE BREWING @ Parrilla Grill

* 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Destination: Beer  @ Depot Park in McCall

* 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Sockeye Brewing Barrel-Aged ODT Vertical  @ BIER:THIRTY 

* 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Lewiston Brewfest 2017  in Lewiston, ID: Over 30 craft beers, ciders and more! Free ride home in Lewiston/Clarkston. Live music and food from Happy Day Catering. 21 & over only Bus Transportation Available  from Moscow or Pullman; Tickets Available at Rants & Raves Brewery

* 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm:  Salty Bear & Sour Puss Beer Release Party & Food Pairing  @ SOCKEYE BREWING - Both Locations

* 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Lagunitas Tasting  @ HOMEBREWSTUFF - Craft Bottle Shop & Taproom:  We've got a special guest for our Saturday Tasting this week: Adam Nobel from Lagunitas Brewing will be in our taproom and bottle shop and we will be pouring samples from their impressive line-up including a couple special releases. Drop by the HomeBrewStuff taproom for a lil' sumpin' sumpin'.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26:

* 9:00 am - 2:00 pm: Brunch @  Murph's Corner Brew  with Great Food plus  Mimosas, Red Beers and Bloody Marys

* 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Trivia Night w/Grand Teton Brewing  @ SPACEBAR ARCADE

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27:

* Hoppy Birthday Laura Kiehl!

* Hoppy Birthday Kevin Bolen! 

* 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Pint Night with Powderhaus Brewing Company  @ TAP & CASK:  Stop in and grab a pint with Powderhaus and take a glass home to remember us with!

* 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Kegs4Kause  @ PAYETTE BREWING

* 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Buy Idaho NetWorkShop  @ SOCKEYE BREWING - Fairview

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28:

* Fat Tuesday: Mardi Gras Celebrations via Boise Weekly  and  Idaho Statesman  Plus  Gator Nuggets & More  @ CRESCENT "No Lawyers" BAR & GRILL

* 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Rise Up Launch Party  @ PAYETTE BREWING CO

* 7:00 pm: Free Beer Tasting  w/GRAND TETON BREWERY @ BREWER'S HAVEN - Nampa

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1:

* Hoppy Birthday Erika Thornton! 

* 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm:  Mad River Mini Pint Night  @ Homestead Bar & Grill

* 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Free BEER Tasting @ Brewer's Haven - Vista  with Three Creeks Brewing


SAVE THE BEER DATE


* March 9: Barley Brown's @ BERTS GROWLER GARAGE

* March 17: A Brew With Sue Adult Night @ Discovery Center with POWDERHAUS BREWING

* March 18: Sour Bottle & Draft Release @ BARBARIAN BREWING

* March 22-26: Treefort Music Fest 2017 with 411 Bands in Five Days!

* April: Idaho Craft Beer Month!

* May 15 - 21: American Craft Beer Week


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