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WEEKLY BEERMAIL
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13TH - SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD

BREW NEWSBREWNEWS



*** THE MEN OF PAYETTE BREWING *** (Just Because...) 
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*** SOCKEYE BREWING *** New Fairview Location is NOW OPEN! Every day at 11am: Food until 9pm S-Th, 10pm on Fri-Sat. Offering the same happy hours as Cole Road (but no brunch, late night menu or live music at Fairview yet). The menu has had an overhaul with a few new items and some popular ones we have kept. There are 14 BEER taps (2 barrel aged and 2 nitro). We will honor our Brew Club and BOISE BEER BUDDIES Members at both locations! 
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*** POWDERHAUS BREWING *** Building has arrived! 
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*** HAFF BREWING *** Has BEER in the market, will announce their opening day soon, and are looking to staff someone experienced in the brew house. Any resumes should be emailed to brian@haffbrewing.com 
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*** BEAR ISLAND BREWING *** "We are set up and just waiting on our ingredients (grain, hops, etc) to arrive this week for our first production run. Start looking for our "dog tag" logo on tap near you! (don't worry, we'll give you all updates as to where we are distributing). Thanks for the support and see you soon!"
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*** LAUGHING DOG BREWING *** Has exciting news: "With increasing demand of our BEER we have outgrown our current space and are looking forward to breaking ground on a new production facility in the Spring! More details will follow as it gets closer. The brewery is open 7 days a week with tours being offered on Saturdays. Our current daily hours are posted on Facebook as well as our website."
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*** LONGDROP CIDER *** Will manufacture craft cider from 100% Northwest apples from its beautiful location at CROOKED FLATS in Eagle
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*** SOCKEYE BREWING *** Is headed to Utah More Info Here

*** HIGHLANDS HOLLOW BREWHOUSE *** Toys 4 Tots Drive: Bring in a New, Unwrapped Toy and Receive a FREE Pint of BEER

*** EDGE BREWING *** Stop in now and through the Holiday season for a gift for that craft BEER lover and get a little something for yourself. Get $10 in Brew Bucks for every $50 gift card purchase. Now that's the perfect gift!

*** SLANTED ROCK BREWING *** Is selling their Fall Seasonal Pumpkin Ale for $2 a pint, and $6 per growler fill for the rest of the month. It's a light bodied ale, that finishes with notes of Pumpkin Spice.

*** PAYETTE BREWING *** Looking for 3 volunteers for Black Friday at the Linen Building on November 28th: Featuring Dark BEERS from over a Dozen Local and Regional Breweries! More Info Here

*** 10 BARREL BREWING *** More on the sale to Anheuser-Busch via Jessica Murri @ Boise Weekly: HERE

*** BOISE BREWING *** BSU students and staff get happy hour pricing at the brewery for the entire month of November! Don't forget to bring your student ID.

*** MCCALL BREWING *** $1 Happy Hour Pints of BEER 4-6:30 Mon-Fri

*** BOISE BREW MINUTE *** Check out the latest interview by Woody Sobey with Matt Gelsthorpe from Boise Co-op HERE

*** IDAHO BREW MAGAZINE *** Has compiled a complete list of Idaho Breweries (including a map!) HERE

*** BREWERIES TO OPEN *** HAFF BREWING, POWDERHAUS BREWING, COUNTY LINE BREWING, BEAR ISLAND BREWING, AMAGI BREWING, BLACKBIRD BREWING, CLAIRVOYANT BREWING, ACCOMPLICE BREWING, SIMIAN BEER COMPANY & More! 

*** THANKS FOR SUPPORTING ALL OF OUR LOCAL BREWERIES *** 
POSTMODERN, BOISE, PAYETTE, HIGHLANDS HOLLOW, SOCKEYE, CROOKED FENCE, 10 BARREL, KILTED DRAGON, SLANTED ROCK, RAM, WOODLAND EMPIRE, EDGE, CLOUD 9, CRESCENT, BEER VALLEY, SAWTOOTH, SALMON RIVER, MCCALL, BROKEN HORN, SELKIRK ABBEY, LAUGHING DOG, GRAND TETON, MAD BOMBER, & More! 
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* Tuesday, November 18th from 11:00 am - 11:00 pm: 
25th Anniversary Party for ODELL BREWING CO @ BITTERCREEK ALEHOUSE! 
Festivities include ODELL BEER inspired food specials, vintage ODELL bottle tastings, 33 ODELL BEERS on tap, AND a social hour with founder/owner, Doug Odell, in the cellar from 7-8 pm! More Info Here
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NOVEMBER 1 - NOVEMBER 30: 
NINKASI NOVEMBER @ THE REFUGE RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE: 
$3 NINKASI's while they last! 
-Believer Double Red 
- Or - 
-Prismatic Octoberfest Dortmund style Lager. 
All Day!
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THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13TH:

* Hoppy Birthday Tylar Bell! 

* 11:00 am - 10:00 pm: Thirsty Thursday @ EDGE BREWING CO: Wear Your EDGE Gear and Receive 10% Off

* 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm: BEER Tasting @ Boise Co-Op

* 5:00 pm: LAUGHING DOG BREWING Football Night: 4 Big-Screens, BBQ, Prizes, and BEER!

* 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm: What's Brewing @ Whole Foods Market Boise: We know so many of you love the Boise store. As we get close to celebrating our second anniversary we want to take some time to hear from you directly about what you love or the things we can do to improve. Stop by Thursday evening for some lite snacks and great conversations! And join Mazama Brewing:

* 6:00 pm: MAZAMA BREWING in the RIVER ROOM at WHOLE FOODS MARKET BOISE: Meet the Brewer, Jeff Tobin, and taste some BEERS!

* 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Selway-Bitterroot Frank Church Foundation's Fundraiser @ The Linen Building with SOCKEYE BREWING's Special Brew 'Idaho Wild 50' More Info Here


* 7:00 pm: Pinball Tournament @ SPACEBAR ARCADE w/CROOKED FENCE BREWING: Prizes & CFB Specials More Info Here

* 7:00 pm: Boise Classic Movies @ The Egyptian Theatre Featuring 'To Kill a Mockingbird'; A Movie and Local BEER! More Info Here

* 7:30 pm: Da Vinci Dialogues: A Lecture Series @ Discovery Center; BEER & Wine & Light Appetizers Available; Doors @ 6:30 pm; More Info Here

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 14TH:

* 6:00 pm: LAUGHING DOG and SELKIRK ABBEY Tap Takeover @ THE CELT PUB in Idaho Falls More Info Here

* 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: MAZAMA BREWING Tap Takeover @ OLD CHICAGO Boise Mall

* 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Firkin Friday @ SOCKEYE BREWING COMPANY Featuring BIER:THIRTY's Anniversary Brew: Barrel Aged Belgian Triple!  More Info Here
What's a Firkin? Click Here

* 7:00 pm: CROOKED FENCE BARRELHOUSE Presents The Brewer and The Cook Dinner: 4 BEERS, 3 courses, 1 special experience. More Info Here Get Tickets Here

* 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Flats Fridays @ CROOKED FLATS: Live Music by 'Charlie Sutton'

* 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Live Music @ SOCKEYE BREWING: 'The Fabulous Blue Rayz' Perform

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15TH:

* Hoppy Birthday Beth Bechtel!

* 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Pint Night & Meet the Brewer Night: MAZAMA BREWING @ 13th St PUB & GRILL

* 8:15 pm: BSU Football: San Diego St @ Boise State: Football = Tailgating = BEER! Go Broncos! 

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 16TH: 

* Hoppy Birthday Ann Boyd! 


* 11:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Holiday Open House @ MIXED GREENS: Show Your BOISE BEER BUDDIES Membership Card and Receive 10% Off All BEER-Related Items More Info Here

* 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm: SPLIT RAIL WINERY Now Open Sundays! Offering Both Wine and BEER!

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 17TH:

 

* Hoppy Birthday Patricia Letelier! 


* 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Kegs4Kause @ PAYETTE BREWING: 50% of Proceeds from BEER Sales will be Donated Each Monday

* 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm: Monday Night Football Specials @ WHOLE FOODS RIVER ROOM: $3 Local BEER Pints & $9.99 Bucket of Wings

* 8:00 pm: Last Call Trivia @ BOISE BREWING

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 18TH:

* Hoppy Birthday David Henry! 

* Hoppy Birthday Kelly Larkin! 

* 11:00 am - 10:00 pm: Growler Fills for $8 on Tuesdays at CROOKED FENCE BARRELHOUSE


* 11:00 am - 11:00 pm: 25th Anniversary Party for ODELL BREWING CO @ BITTERCREEK ALEHOUSE! Festivities include ODELL BEER inspired food specials, vintage ODELL bottle tastings, 33 ODELL BEERS on tap, AND a social hour with founder/owner, Doug Odell, in the cellar from 7-8 pm! More Info Here

* 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Happy Hour @ BIER:THIRTY with Doug Odell of ODELL BREWING CO: Celebrating 25 Years! More Info Here


* 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm: 'Better Know a Brewery' Featuring HAFF BREWING @ BREWFORIA BEER MARKET BOISE: Haff Brewing's approach to their BEERS is "traditional beers with a nontraditional approach" More Info Here














* 5:45 pm: Boom Box Body @ 
WOODLAND EMPIRE ALE CRAFT: 
$5 for a Boom Box Body Keg Workout Followed by a WOODLAND BEER! 
Every Tuesday this Winter! 
"Handcrafted. Imaginative. Idahoan" 




* 7:00 pm: Free BEER Tasting @ BREWER'S HAVEN Nampa: Winter BEERS!

* 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm: REFUGE Restaurant & Lounge: 2 for 1 Tuesdays on BEER: Great Local Craft BEER Selection!

* 7:30 pm: Trivia Night @ SAWTOOTH BREWERY: Teams of 1 - 6 People; $20 per Team; Trivia and BEER! 

* 8:00 pm: BEER & Comedy @ CRESCENT BREWERY in Nampa

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH:     

* 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm: Live Music @ PAYETTE BREWING Featuring Haven Snow                                                                                                                                  
* 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: 
A Brewery & BIER:THIRTY 
Featuring LAUGHING DOG BREWING: 
Fred and crew are coming back to Bier:Thirty for 
the Seasonal Release of The Dogfather!
We'll be pouring: 
Laughing Dog Dogfather
Laughing Dog 14 Dogs of the Apocalypse 
Laughing Dog De Achtste Hond Sour Peach 
Laughing Dog IPA
Laughing Dog Two-One Niner Pilsner


* 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: UINTA BREWING @ PRE FUNK BEER BAR NAMPA: Brewery Rep Kurt will be here with their special brand of awesome and amazing BEER. Tasting cost is $5 and there is a chance to win some swag!! More Info Here

* 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm: Live Music @ HIGHLANDS HOLLOW: 'Zak Shaffer' from Nashville Performs

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH:

* 11:00 am - 10:00 pm: Thirsty Thursday @ EDGE BREWING CO: Wear Your EDGE Gear and Receive 10% Off

* 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm: BEER Tasting @ Boise Co-Op Featuring LAUGHING DOG BREWING

* 5:00 pm: LAUGHING DOG BREWING Football Night: 4 Big-Screens, BBQ, Prizes, and BEER!


* 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Adult Night @ Discovery Center of Idaho: The Science of Sustenance: Calling all foodies - this one is for you! Come explore the science related to growing, harvesting, composting, preparing, eating and enjoying what we eat. Remember, when you purchase a ticket to this event, you get to see the da Vinci exhibition too! Live Music, Food Trucks, Wine, & BEER by CROOKED FENCE and PAYETTE! More Info HERE; Tickets HERE

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST:

* Hoppy Birthday Donny Jones! 

* 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Flats Fridays @ CROOKED FLATS Featuring Live Music by Scott Knickerbocker

* 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Live Music @ SOCKEYE BREWING: 'The Like Its' Perform

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND:

* Hoppy Birthday Chris Hillman! 

* Hoppy Birthday Heather Driscoll! 

* 12:00 pm: Boise Cranksgiving 2014 with CROOKED FENCE BARRELHOUSE More Info Here


* 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm: 2nd Annual Pray For Winter Ale Fest will include: 35+ breweries, whiskey/cigar tents, Gateway Parks rail jam/contest, Kidz Korner/arts & crafts, live music, local food/wine and Tamarack Resort FREEBIES! Last year was unreal, we can't wait for this year! Free admission, unless you want an ALL YOU CAN TASTE beverage wristband for only $30! ($25 in Advance) More Info Here


* 7:00 pm: The Fall Folk Fest: Featuring Shook Twins @ The Visual Arts Collective:
7PM Doors / 8PM Show / 21+ ONLY / $12 Advanced / $15 Door
The Fall Folk Fest (FFF) features phenomenal folk music, local art, local beverages and BEER, and local food. Performances by SHOOK TWINS, ZACH HECKENDORF, & HILLFOLK NOIR. More Info Here

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD: 

* 11:00 am - 11:00 pm: DESCHUTES BREWERY @ BITTERCREEK ALEHOUSE for the Release Party of 2014 The Abyss: 5 Year Vertical Abyss Tasting

* 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm: SPLIT RAIL WINERY Now Open Sundays! Offering Both Wine and BEER!
SAVE THE BEER DATESAVETHEBEERDATE

 

* November 24th: Boise Classic Movies @ The Egyptian Theatre Featuring 'Planes, Trains, & Automobiles' More Info Here

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* November 28th: Black Friday @ The Linen Building with Imperial Stouts & Porters from 20+ Local and Regional Breweries More Info Here

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*** BOISE BREWS CRUISE *** Coming Soon! 
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*** IDAHOBREWMAG *** November Issue Available Now  http://www.idahobrewmag.com 

*** TIDBITS *** by Steven Koonce More Info Here

*** BERT'S GROWLER GARAGE *** For BEER Lovers in the West End of the Valley @ 1635 SW 4th Ave, Ontario, OR: BEER Growler Fill Station, BEER Tasting Room Featuring Craft BEER & Cider; More Info HERE
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