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WEEKLY BEERMAIL

THURSDAY, APRIL 20, 2017
to
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26, 2017


BREW NEWS


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*** PAYETTE BREWING CO ***
Announces an inaugural event at the brewery:

Saturday, April 29
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

$60 Ticket Includes:
* Unlimited small batch sour beer samples
* Sour beer seminars, information and visuals
* Small bite food pairings by local restaurant Juniper
* Payette Brewing Aura Sour Series commemorative glass
* Twenty-two ounce bottle of Aura: Guava & Hibiscus Sour Ale



*** FOR THE LOVE OF CRAFT ***
Saturday, May 20th
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Looking for Volunteers


*** MOTHER EARTH BREW CO ***
 
*** RANTS & RAVES BREWERY ***
(Moscow, ID)

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FEATURED EVENTS



*** BEAR ISLAND BREWING & EAGLE TRIPLE TAP ***
Saturday, April 22
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
at Eagle Triple Tap



*** MAD SWEDE & CAPITOL BAR ***
Saturday, April 22
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
at Mad Swede Brewing


BEER CALENDAR


Pints up, craft beer fans! April 2017 is Idaho Craft Beer Month, which means it's open season on Idaho's best brews. Throughout April, breweries, taprooms, restaurants and retailers from all over the Gem State will celebrate Idaho's booming craft beer industry, and you're invited. Enjoy hopped-up events, tap takeovers and specials on Idaho beers all month long. Raise your glass and share your #PintsUpIdaho pics with us as you celebrate Idaho Craft Beer Month! Video  Here

Check out the month-long event schedule Here  and  Here.  There are some tastings not included in the Beermail, so be sure to check it out. 

THURSDAY, APRIL 20:

* 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Special Sampler Paddle  @ BERTS GROWLER GARAGE - Ontario - Featuring  4 & 20 Black IPA from Culmination Brewing, Leefer Madness from Beer Valley, Waldo's Special Ale from Lagunita's and Breaking Bud from Knee Deep Brewing

* 4:20 pm - 10:00 pm: A Joint Effort  @ PREFUNK - Boise

* 4:20 pm - 10:00 pm: 4th Annual Lagunitas 4/20 Waldo Party  @ BREWER'S HAVEN - Vista:  Tapping the Waldo Keg at 4:20 on 4:20!! Get down here early and get some free swag!! Meet Adam the Lagunitas rep!

* 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm: Beer Tasting  with MOTHER EARTH BREW CO @ Boise Co-Op - North End Store

* 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm: Lagunitas The Waldos' Special Ale  @ BIER:THIRTY

* 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm: ALL IDAHO Pint Night  @ Homestead Bar & Grill: Come down to the Homestead and party with us for our ALL IDAHO Pint Night! There will be 12 breweries in house with free samples and swag to hand out. This will be our event for Idaho Craft Beer Month! Come down hunker up and get some new flavor in your mouth and support your LOCAL people! 

* 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Pint Night  Featuring Grand Teton Brewing @ The FRONT DOOR

* 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Melvin Brewing  @ PREFUNK - Nampa

* 6:30 pm: Welcome to Bocce Night  @ CROOKED FENCE BREWING: Spring Bocce League

* 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm: Luau for LLS  @ POWDERHAUS BREWING 

* 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Boise Classic Movies Featuring Caddyshack  @ Egyptian Theatre with Beer & Wine (21+ Only, Bring ID)

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

FRIDAY, APRIL 21:

* Hoppy Birthday Paige Coyle! 

* 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm: RtRtR Riding to Raise the Roof Expansion Unveiling & Celebration  @ Boise Bicycle Project

* 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Return of the Lizard of Koz  @ HOMEBREWSTUFF Craft Bottle Shop & Taproom: It has been slumbering in our cellar for months and this Friday April 21st, it will rise again. We'll be tapping this wonderfully sweet-tart sour stout from Founders at 3:00pm. We will also have a special 15% off all founders 6-packs and Founders give-aways

* 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Bourbon Barrel Slow Draw Release  @ COUNTY LINE BREWING

* 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Beer Tasting  with Grand Teton @ Boise Co-Op - North End Store

* 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Tap Takeover @ Albertsons - 16th & State - with BOISE BREWING & POWDERHAUS BREWING

* 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Tap Takeover @ Albertsons - 36th & State - with GRAND TETON BREWING & MOTHER EARTH BREW CO

* 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Tap Takeover @ Albertsons - Columbia Village - with WOODLAND EMPIRE & EDGE BREWING

* 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Tap Takeover @ Albertsons - Lake Hazel - with MAD SWEDE BREWING, SOCKEYE BREWING & BEAR ISLAND BREWING

* 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Tap Takeover @ Albertsons - Eagle - with CROOKED FENCE BREWING & SLANTED ROCK BREWING 

* 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Tap Takeover @ Winco - Downtown - with BOISE BREWING, POWDERHAUS BREWING & GRAND TETON BREWING

* 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm:  Record Store Day Exclusives Listening Party  with BEER by PAYETTE BREWING

* 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm: "Friday Nights at The Tower" @ The Tower Grill  in Nampa: Burger Night  with Recoil IPA from PAYETTE BREWING and Broad Street Blonde from BOISE BREWING 

* 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm: All About the Beer  - Friday Night Flight @ BOISE HOTSPOT

* 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm: Seafood Festival on the Patio  @ ANGELL'S Bar & Grill Renato: Lots of delicious seafood, family style on the patio! Checkered tablecloths, seafood bibs, firepits (if it's cool), Live Music and a bar outside just for Seafood Festival guests! 

* 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm:  Pelican Brewery Night  @ PREFUNK - Nampa

* 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm: Prime Rib and Barton & Bollar  @ The REFUGE RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE

SATURDAY, APRIL 22: 

* Hoppy Earth Day!

* 10:00 am - 6:00 pm: Earth Day Sidewalk Sale  @ MIXED GREENS

* 11:00 am - 12:00 am: $1 Off Pints @ PreFunk  with Record Store Day receipt

* 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Beer Carnival  @ SOCKEYE BREWING - Fairview

* 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Stop by HILLTOP STATION before and/or after viewing the Rooster Tail Display at Lucky Peak  and receive 50% off the first pint for each Beer Buddy cardholder

* 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm 1st Anniversary  @ Post Falls Brewing - Post Falls

* 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Beer Sampling @ Whole Foods with BOISE BREWING

* 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Brews for Brave Hearts  with BEAR ISLAND BREWING @ EAGLE TRIPLE TAP: Raising awareness and funds for the Brave Heart charity. The funds go directly to veterans at the V.A. Hospital to help make ends meet. We will be honoring Keith Perkins, a Veteran that was killed in action in Vietnam. Help us support our local veterans by drinking some brews and celebrating our freedoms

* 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Mad Swede & Capitol Bar Spring Beer Dinner  @ MAD SWEDE BREWING: Enjoy four small plates with beer pairings. Mad Swede Brewing provides the excellent craft beer, Capitol Bar's Ryan Hembree provides the delicious grub. Purchase a $30 punch card that gets you four tastes, four pairings, plus a bonus pint at Mad Swede on a return visit and a bonus cocktail, beer or wine at Capitol Bar. #buddyhubatabuddyhub

* 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm:  Seafood Festival on the Patio  @ ANGELL'S Bar & Grill Renato: Lots of delicious seafood, family style on the patio! Checkered tablecloths, seafood bibs, firepits (if it's cool), Live Music and a bar outside just for Seafood Festival guests! 

* 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Wild Ride Tasting  @ HOMEBREWSTUFF Craft Bottle Shop & Taproom: W e will be featuring Wild Ride Brewing, a relative new-comer to the Boise beer scene. This Redmond, Oregon brewery had a successful launch in January and continues to bring in spectacular beer. 

SUNDAY, APRIL 23:

* Hoppy Birthday Fred Colby! 

* 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm:  Cheers for Charity  @ CROOKED FENCE BREWING Benefiting the FIMRC

* 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm:  Cider and PiYo Class  @ MERIWETHER CIDER CO

* 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm: Sunday Beer Brunch @ Whole Foods with SLANTED ROCK, GRAND TETON & SOCKEYE BREWING

* 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm:  Barbarian Feast & Pairing Party  @ BITTERCREEK ALEHOUSE: Join the co-owners of Barbarian for a pairing of their beers with bites from Bittercreek or grab a seat for the family-style feast

* 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm:  Crayons and Craft Beers  with Boise Girls Pint Out @ POWDERHAUS BREWING

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

MONDAY, APRIL 24:

* 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Mad Mutt-Love Monday  @ MAD SWEDE BREWING

* 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Pint Night @ Tap & Cask

* 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Kegs 4 Kause  Benefiting Junior Achievement @ PAYETTE BREWING CO 

* 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Heretic Brewery Night  @ PREFUNK - Nampa

TUESDAY, APRIL 25:

* April 25 - April 29: Flights & Bites Idaho Craft Beer Month Pairing  @ SOCKEYE BREWING

* 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm: 2017 Strengthen Idaho's Economy - One Glass at a Time  with Buy Idaho @ A New Vintage Wine Shop

* 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm: Pasta Tuesday  @ ANGELL'S Bar & Grill Renato

* 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Free Tasting at  Brewer's Haven - Nampa


* 7:30 pm: Comedy Night @ Crescent Brewery

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26:

* 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm:  Beer Tasting  with WOODLAND EMPIRE @ Boise Co-Op - North End Store

* 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Idaho Outdoors  @ PAYETTE BREWING CO

* 6:00 pm: Wednesday Wing Thing  @ CAPITOL BAR: Wings & Craft BEER!

* 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Specialty Tap Takeover  with BEAR ISLAND BREWING @ BIER:THIRTY

* 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Mother Earth Brew Co - Tap Takeover  @ Heritage Hop Haus - Meridian

* 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm:  April Winemaker's Dinner  @ ANGELL'S Bar & Grill Renato

* 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Free BEER Tasting @ Brewer's Haven - Vista



SAVE THE BEER DATE


* April 29: Aura: Sour Beer Experience @ PAYETTE BREWING CO

* April 29: Hyde Park Beer & Wine Expo Hosted by 13th St Pub & Grill 

* May 6: AHA Big Brew Day and Scratch & Dent Sale @ HOMEBREWSTUFF

* May 15 - 21: American Craft Beer Week

* May 19: The Sandbar Patio Bar & Grill & Pool Bar - Opening for the Season

* May 20: For the Love of Craft @ Cloud 9 Brewery: More Details Soon!

* May 21: Community Launch Party @ SPRING CREEK BREWING COMPANY

* May 27: Timber vs. Sounders Viewing Party + Timbers Ticket Give Away with Widmer Brothers Brewing @ NORTH END PIZZA

* May 28 to June 3: Idaho Beer Week

* June 3: Mountain Brewers' Beer Fest in Idaho Falls

* June 11: Savor Idaho 2017 (SOLD OUT)

* August 5: Magic Valley Beer Festival @ Twin Falls City Park

* August 12: Tour de Fat @ Idaho Botanical Garden


BEER MISC


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

 

*** SPRING CREEK BREWING COMPANY ***
For more information about investing, contact Marc Grubert at (208) 350-3815 or email  invest@springcreekbrewing.com 



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*** ALASKA BEYOND ***
Featuring Boise Beer Buddies, PreFunk Beer Bar, Barbarian Brewing, Meriwether Cider Company, Bar Gernika and Idaho Craft Beer Month!
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