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WEEKLY BEERMAIL

THURSDAY, MARCH 2, 2017
to
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8, 2017


BREW NEWS



*** DESTINATION: BEER ***
In the words of  Steven Koonce:  "Big ups to  Sheila Francis  and  Idaho Brewers United  for knocking Destination: Beer  out of the park! Awesome turn-out, great beers and an unbelievable good time up in McCall! Cheers!"
Thanks to all the volunteers who helped make it happen, and here's hoping McCall will let us back in town again!


*** BOISE CLASSIC MOVIES ***
Banned from Selling Beer & Wine
via  Boise Weekly


*** PREFUNK BEER BAR BOISE ***
via CraftBeer.com


*** MOTHER EARTH BREW CO ***

*** PAYETTE BREWING CO ***

*** STUBS SPORTS PUB ***


*** 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



*** MAD SWEDE BREWING at MIXED GREENS ***
Thursday, March 2nd
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
237 N 9th Street
"Join us as we say goodbye to our current location and get ready to move next door. MAD SWEDE BREWING will be here with BEER samples. Come drink like a Viking!"



*** EDGE BREWING COMPANY ***
Tuesday, March 7th
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Emily Stanton Band will be entertaining from 630-830
There will be a Raffle on the hour every hour. (You will recieve tickets for every beer you buy!!)
Prime Rib Dinner and Prime Rib Finger Steaks will be available until all eaten up!
$3 Pints all day as well as a Special BEER Release of Barrel Aged Oud Bruin!!


BEER CALENDAR



THURSDAY, MARCH 2:

* 11:00 am - 2:00 pm: New Beer Release: Free Solo Loral Hop Pale Ale  @ SAWTOOTH BREWERY PUBLIC HOUSE in Ketchum and SAWTOOTH BREWERY TAP ROOM in Hailey

* 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Urban Outfitters 10 Year Anniversary  with BEER by BOISE BREWING

* 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Taste & Craft - Taster VI  @ Trailhead North

* 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Pasta Pop Up   @ BOISE BREWING with B-Town Bistro

* 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm:  First Thursday  in Downtown Boise: Art, Entertainment, Food, Wine, Cider & BEER Tastings
~ ~ Mixed Greens | Modern Gifts 237 N 9TH ST 
MAD SWEDE BREWING will be here  with BEER samples! This will be our last First Thursday  in this location before we move next door, so stop by and pack in to share a beer one more time! Skål!  344-1605
~ ~ City Peanut Shop 803 W BANNOCK ST
Nut and Beer Pairing  with COUNTY LINE BREWING and Taste & Craft
~ ~ Bittercreek Alehouse 246 N. 8th St 
We have a different DJ form Radio Boise every First Thursday with a dollar per beer sold during the set returned to Radio Boise!
~ ~ Trailhead  500 S 8TH ST 
Together with Wells Fargo and Mayor David Bieter, we'd like to invite you to join us for the grand opening of our new collaborative workspace, Trailhead North. Take a tour of the private offices, check out where the Code School is located, and stay for a drink.
~ ~ Meraki Greek Street Food  345 S 8TH ST 
$3 Local Draft Beers, $4 Local Wines, 20% off all bottled Greek Wine. $2 off all Appetizers like Spanikopita, Greek Cheese Sticks, and Baklava. We are also featuring local artists with Greek inspired art!
~ ~ Ale Tales 246 N 8TH ST
Join Alefort and Storyfort for Ale Tales , a brand-new collaboration event in the Red Feather's swanky cellar! Local brewers and beer-aficionados will be telling a few stories about brewing in Boise, beer history, and more (SOLD OUT)
~ ~ Angells Bar & Grill Renato  999 W MAIN ST 
Free Tapas!! Introducing the Best Tapas Lounge in Boise! Menu created by World Renown Chef Franck Bacquet! We will also have Barrique Wines on site for Free Tastings. Live music with Michael Laky. Starts at 5:00 pm! Fun!  Check out the Tapas Menu here   342-4900
~ ~ Chocolat Bar  805 W BANNOCK ST 
Spring is in the air! Join MERIWETHER CIDER and The Chocolat bar for cider and chocolate pairings-they are fantastic! Stock up on chocolates for all your spring hikes and gatherings! See you Thursday!  338-7771
~ ~ Spacebar Arcade  200 N CAPITOL BLVD 
7-10pm Pinball Tournament with Hop Valley Brewing!  918-0597
~ ~ Swell Artist Collective 404 S 8TH ST L105
Eyes on Conservation Art Scene Exhibit  with BEER by BITTERCREEK ALEHOUSE
~ ~ Payette Brewing Co 733 S PIONEER ST
~ ~ Even Stevens 815 W BANNOCK ST
~ ~ View the Complete First Thursday Event Guide and Map  Here  or Pick Up a Copy of This Week's  Boise Weekly  for a Printed Guide to Take With You

* 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm: Treefort Warmup Party with Country Lips  and Free PAYETTE BEER @ The Record Exchange

* 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm: Anderson Valley Brewing Pint Night  @ Homestead Bar & Grill

* 6:00 pm: Trivia with Rants & Raves Brewery  @ EAGLE TRIPLE TAP

* 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Payette Brewing Pint Night  @ The FRONT DOOR

* 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Mother Earth Brew Co - Tap Takeover  @ Wingers - Nampa

* 6:30 pm: Italian Wine Flights and Small Bites  @ The LOCAL

* 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm: PopUp Studio  @ MERIWETHER CIDER

* 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Bumpershoot Pinball Tourney w/Hop Valley Brewing  @ SPACEBAR ARCADE

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

FRIDAY, MARCH 3:

* 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Bottle Release Party  @ COUNTY LINE BREWING

* 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Friday Night Flights  @ BOISE HOTSPOT

* 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm: "Friday Nights at The Tower" with Gumbo @ The Tower Grill  in Nampa w/  Recoil IPA from Payette and Red Chair NW Pale from Deschutes until it blows, then we tap a fresh keg of Lush IPA from Fremont!

* 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Anderson Valley Tap Takeover  @ Taphouse

* 9:30 pm - 12:30 am: Spring Ski Awareness Concert  @ WARFIELD DISTILLERY & BREWERY in Ketchum

SATURDAY, MARCH 4: 

* 9:00 am - 10:15 am: Yoga and Brew  @ PAYETTE BREWING 

* 10:00 am - 6:00 pm: Sports Cards & Collectibles Show  with Jerry's Rookie Shop  @ POWDERHAUS BREWING

* 11:00 am - 11:00 pm: A Grand Teton Barrel-Aged Saturday   @ BIER:THIRTY: Join us for a day of barrel-aged beers from Idaho's own Grand Teton Brewing! 

* 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm: 3rd Annual Brewski  @ Tamarack Resort with PAYETTE, SALMON RIVER, BROKEN HORN, CROOKED FENCE, POWDERHAUS, SOCKEYE, and COUNTY LINE

* 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: New Beer Tasting  @ HOMEBREWSTUFF - Craft Bottle Shop & Taproom:  February was a huge month for craft beer in Boise. Not only did Founders enter the market, but lesser known breweries Occidental and Wild Ride arrived as well. The result was a virtual flood of new and exciting offerings all over town. Drop by the HomeBrewStuff Tap Room and Bottle Shop to see what's new in Boise.

SUNDAY, MARCH 5:

* 10:00 am - 2:00 pm:  March's 1st Sunday Brunch  @ MERIWETHER CIDER with Cidermosas and  B-Town Bistro

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

MONDAY, MARCH 6:

* 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Pint Night  with SOCKEYE BREWING @ TAP & CASK

* 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Kegs 4 Kause  @ PAYETTE BREWING Benefiting Aquarium of Boise

TUESDAY, MARCH 7:

* Hoppy Birthday Devin Kemp!

* Hoppy Birthday Lisa Haff!

* 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Park City Brewery Launch Party  @ The GROWLER GUYS - Meridian

* 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Cider Pairing Dinner  @ MERIWETHER CIDER with  My Family Tradition Sauce and Rub Company

* 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm:  3 Year Anniversary Party  @ EDGE BREWING: Live Music, Raffles, Food & BEER Specials, $3 Pints All Day

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

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8:

* Pink Boots Society  Big Boots Brew Day Big Boots Brew Day was born from Pink Boots Society members' desire to take part in International Women's Day to raise the profile of women in the beer industry and to raise the profile of beer to women. On Big Boots Brew Day, Pink Boots chapters, members, breweries, and supporters all get together, don their pink boots, and get brewing!

* 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Brews and Burgers  @ BOISE BREWING with  Burgerlicious  Benefiting The American Cancer Society

* 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Science Pub: Air Quality  @ SAWTOOTH BREWERY PUBLIC HOUSE in Ketchum

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


SAVE THE BEER DATE


* March 9: Barley Brown's Tap Takeover Celebrating Bert's 3-Year Anniversary @ BERTS GROWLER GARAGE: Come help celebrate Bert's Growler Garage's 3 year Anniversary! Barley Brown's will have over 11 different beers On Tap! We will have food and drink specials, giveaways, and some specialty Barley Brown's beers! More Info Here

* March 9: MOTHER EARTH BREW CO - Brewer's Dinner @ The Front Door:
 We encourage reservations as these dinners sell out quickly. Call (208)287-9201 or stop in. Price is $40 for all.

* March 9: Plates and Pints: How to Pair Food and Beer with BOISE BREWING @ JUMP Boise

* 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!

* April 1: Grand Re-Opening of the Tap Room @ Laughing Dog Brewing in Ponderay

* May 15 - 21: American Craft Beer Week

* June 11: Savor Idaho 2017


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