BOISE BEER BUDDIES


Craft Beer News and Events
in Boise and Beyond

WEEKLY BEERMAIL


THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2019

to

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2019


NEW BUDDY HUB!




*** SOUTHFORK LODGE ***

7234 HWY 21
Lowman, ID


Beer Buddies Receive 
10% Off Food, Drink and Merchandise
All of the Time
BOGO on First Beer and Cider Pint
Friday and Saturday After 5pm!
(Limit One Per Card)

Eat, Drink, Play and Stay
in a Beautiful Setting!



FEATURED EVENTS



*** TAPHOUSE ***


Friday, December 13th
11:00 am - 12:00 am

Barrel-Aged Beers!

Please do your best to wear all black. Those that do will receive a super sweet customized glass. Those who don't will not. Supplies are limited so please dress to impress! 

Barrel-aged goodies and vintage bottles! 



*** CROOKED FENCE BREWING ***


Saturday, December 14th
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Local vendors and craft beer in the taproom!
Drink a beverage while you shop from a variety of vendors!

- Vendor List -

BusyBaskets208  - Client Appreciation Gifts
2 Pawz Up Barkery - Fresh Made & Organic Pet Treats
Ahizpak Designs - Jewelry, Art & Decor
Bella Modi - Handbags and Shoes - Customizable Handbags
Better Man Beard - Beard Balm & Oil Products
MGArnold Art - Local Artist
Ruins of Empire - Jeremy Jones - Local Author
Dogs Gone Local - Dog Lifestyle Blog
Boise Beer Buddies - Membership Discounts to Local Businesses


*** NEW BEER RELEASE ***

Camber Winter Warmer Ale!

An Amber Based Beer with a Warming Heat
Great for Gettin' Your Blood Flowing!
7.8% ABV and 30 IBU

Drink a New Release While You Shop!



*** BEAR ISLAND BREWING ***


Saturday, December 14th
12:45 pm - 4:00 pm

Come watch the Army vs. Navy game at veteran-owned Bear Island Brewing and enjoy COMPLIMENTARY BEERS, food, and custom "GO ARMY" or "GO NAVY" t-shirts for the first 100 people!  (Air Force and Coast Guard veterans are welcome but will be made to cheer for Army...)

Chapter 509 of the Military Order of the Purple Heart is honored to host this event as it seeks to bring veterans of together. No sign ups, no fundraising, no gimmick. Just like minded folk watching the game of games.



*** EDGE BREWING PUB ON 10TH ***


Saturday, December 14th
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

Live entertainment, all day drink and food specials, free raffle and prize giveaways as well as a chance to enter to win free beer for a year! 



*** BITTERCREEK ALEHOUSE ***


December 15th - December 22nd

Dark Days is the annual paring of the longest nights with the darkest beers. In addition to a boldly black tap list, this years Dark Days features stout friendly food, live music, a special barrel aged blend and a whiskey pairing to cap it off!

Idaho Ho Ho Live Performance
Women's and Children's Benefit
Idaho Musicians Performances

Barrel-Aged Blend with 
Woodland Empire Ale Craft 
and
Sockeye Brewing

Dark Days Beers
Stout & Whiskey Pairing
Food Specials


BUDDY HUB CHALLENGE!







Hey Beer Buddies! 

It's time for another Buddy Hub Challenge!

Now through January 30, 2020 there will be WEEKLY mini challenges! Each week we'll select FOUR qualifying Buddy Hubs.

Visit all four, take a photo, tag the Buddy Hub and @boisebeerbuddies on Facebook and/or Instagram, and get entered in a weekly drawing for a FREE one-year Beer Buddy membership renewal! 

Visit and tag these Buddy Hubs by Thursday, December 19th to be entered to win!









BREW NEWS 


*** HOLIDAYS ***
Holiday Party Venues, Holiday Shopping Specials, Holiday Events, Annual Memberships...Too Many to List! 
Support Your Favorite Locale, the Check Out the Others Here:



*** 2C FAMILY BREWING - Nampa ***
Shelter Donations with West Valley Humane Society

*** BARRELHOUSE ***

*** BEAR ISLAND BREWING ***
Saturday, December 14th is the last day to drop off a household good donation for the six veteran families receiving a Bear Island Christmas tree



*** BOISE BREWING ***
with Women's and Children's Alliance
and Idaho Food Bank

*** IT'S ALL BEER ***
Podcast   
Ballast Point 
Anderson Valley

*** MERIWETHER CIDER ***
by Cidercraft Magazine

*** MAD SWEDE BREWING ***
by Michael Deeds @ Idaho Statesman

*** FIRKIN FROLIC BEERFEST ***
Tickets Now On Sale

*** DESTINATION:BEER ***



*** IDAHO BEER GEAR ***


Beer Buddy Members:
Use Promo Code BoiseBeerBuddies
for 10% Off Orders!

Beer Gear is the Best Holiday Gift!










BEER CALENDAR


NOVEMBER 30 - DECEMBER 28:  Soul Kitchens  @ CHOW PUBLIC MARKET AND EATERY

DECEMBER 9 - DECEMBER 15: Holiday Can Sale  @ PAYETTE BREWING

DECEMBER 13 - DECEMBER 14: Comedy  @ CRAFT BREWERS OF BOISE:  Three great comics, two great nights, hundreds of great beers!

DECEMBER 15 - DECEMBER 22: Dark Days 2019  @ BITTERCREEK ALEHOUSE

DECEMBER 17 - DECEMBER 21: Idaho Veterans Art Show  with The LOUNGE AT THE END OF THE UNIVERSE at The Gem Center For The Arts

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12:

* 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm:  Pint Night  with Tricksters Brewing @ BIER:THIRTY

* 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Pop-Up Book Store Local Authors  @ COPENROSS GROWLERS

* 6:00 pm: Rib Night  with Grand Teton Brewing and Distal Provisions at CAPITOL BAR

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 13:

* 11:00 am - 10:00 pm: Beer is Back: Aprés Hazy IPA  @ PAYETTE BREWING

* 11:00 am - 12:00 am: 6th Annual The Darkest Night  @ TAPHOUSE

* 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm: A Modern Yule Walk  with HOPS & BOTTLES

* 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Pint Night  with MAD SWEDE BREWING @ ROOM & BOARDS CAFE

* 5:30 pm: Emilee's Candees Pop Up Shop  @ A NEW VINTAGE WINE SHOP

* 5:30 pm: Chase Sanborn Day Potluck  @ WALLACE BREWING - Wallace

* 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Ugly Sweater Party  with MOTHER EARTH BREW CO @ PREFUNK - Nampa

* 8:00 pm - 1:00 am: Ski-N-Swill Party  @ WILDLIFE BREWING - Victor

* 9:00 pm - 2:00 am: Friday the 13th Horror Show  @ The LOUNGE AT THE END OF THE UNIVERSE

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14:

* 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Holiday Hip Hop  @ BELLA BREWING

* 10:30 am - 1:30 pm: Beercamp  with Nexus Fitness @ WHITE DOG BREWING

* 11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Paint Party  @ LOCKING HORNS RIVERSIDE RESTAURANT - Horseshoe Bend

* 11:00 am - 11:00 pm: Grand Opening Party  @ EDGE BREWING PUB ON 10TH

* 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Holiday Cookie Decorating  @ BOISE BREWING

* 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Holiday Market Pop-Up Shops  @ CROOKED FENCE BREWING
 
* 12:45 pm - 4:00 pm: Army-Navy Game  @ BEAR ISLAND BREWING

* 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Gingerbread House Building Party  @ HOPS & BOTTLES

* 2:00 pm - 12:00 pm: Spread The Cheers  Chili Cook Off and Fundraiser @ The TURN

* 4:00 pm - 12:00 am: The Christmas Bar Crawl  with DOC'S LODGE

* 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm: Usman vs Covington Title Fight  @ BEER GUYS SALOON

* 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm: Vivid Roots Holiday Party Fundraiser  @ PAYETTE BREWING

* 6:00 pm: Beer Tasting  with Grand Teton Brewing @ HOMEBREWSTUFF - Craft Bottle Shop & Taproom 

* 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Holiday Swap  @ WOODLAND EMPIRE

* 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Wallace Holiday Poker Crawl  with WALLACE BREWING - Wallace
* 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm: The Idaho Pun Slam  @ The LOUNGE AT THE END OF THE UNIVERSE

* 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm:  Southern Idaho Jazz Club  @ 2C FAMILY BREWING - Nampa

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 15:

* 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm:  Brunch and Bluegrass  @ POWDERHAUS BREWING

* 2:00 pm - 7:30 pm:  Morrigan & Elixir 3 Year Vertical Pairing Dinner  @ BARBARIAN BREWING - Chinden

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16:

* 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm:  Kegs 4 Kause  Benefiting Catch @ PAYETTE BREWING

* 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm: Monday Fun Night  @ WHITE DOG BREWING

* 7:00 am - 4:00 pm:  The Impossible Donut  @ GURU DONUTS: Gluten-Free / Vegan Donut!

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 17: 

* 11:00 am - 11:30 am:  Storytime with Santa  @ PADDLES UP POKÉ 

* 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm: Asanas & Ales  @ WALLACE BREWING - Wallace

* 6:00 pm: Ugly Christmas Sweater Party  with PAYETTE BREWING @ The Harp

* 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm:  Brushes & Brews  Christmas Wreath Workshop @ 2C FAMILY BREWING - Nampa

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18:

* 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm:  Beers and Brushes  @ WALLACE BREWING - Wallace

* 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm:  Did You Save Your Raffle Ticket?  @ HILLTOP STATION: If you bought a Glass of Abyss 2018 during the release party, you were entered into a raffle to win various beers from the cellar. So bring those tickets you've been saving to Hilltop! Prizes include 2017 Velvet Merkin from Firestone Walker, 2017 Sins of the Fathers Stout from Crooked Fence, and the Grand PooBah: a bottle of 2011 Abyss from Deschutes! Ten bottles will be released. Only 75 raffle tickets were issued. Must be present at drawing to win. Also featuring live music from Briar Boots!

* 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm: The Brewery Comedy Tour  @ CRESCENT BREWERY - Nampa

ALL WEEK LONG: Game Night Live Trivia


BEER BUDDY BIRTHDAYS 



Hoppy Birthday Nick J, Corinne G, Josh H, Lance D, Amanda W, Lindsay D, David W, Dallas V, Cory T, Jason R, Lynne G, Kati S, Corey H, Toni H, Benjamin P, Alex G and Jerry T! 


BEER BUDDY PACKAGE DEALS 


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HOLIDAY MARKET POP-UP SHOPS


* December 14: Holiday Market Pop-Up @ CROOKED FENCE BREWING

* December 21: Christmas Craft Market @ CRAFT BREWERS OF BOISE

* December 22: Procratiganza Holiday Market @ MAD SWEDE BREWING

* December 22: Fa La La La La Pop Up Market @ LOST GROVE BREWING


SAVE THE BEER DATE


* December 19: Ugly Sweater Contest and Pint Night with Firestone Walker @ COPENROSS GROWLERS

* December 19: Old School Christmas Movie Night @ BARBARIAN BREWING - Chinden

* December 20: Pint Night and Ugly Sweater Party with Roadhouse Brewing @ The GROWLER GUYS - Meridian 

* December 21: Winter Solstice Ceilidh @ MAD SWEDE BREWING

* December 21: Winter Doe Cake Decorating Class @ AMARU CONFECTIONS

* December 21: A Festivus Miracle @ WOODLAND EMPIRE

* January 2: Girls Night Out @ The BACK 9 INDOOR GOLF

* February 13, 2020: Firkin Frolic Beerfest with Rotary Club of Boise @ The Basque Center

* February 29, 2020: Destination:Beer in McCall


NEW YEAR'S EVE






JOBS


*** MOTHER EARTH BREW CO - Nampa ***

*** SPRING CREEK BREWING COMPANY ***
Hiring an  Assistant Brewer


DD'S


When 'One' Becomes 'One Too Many' 
Call a Designated Driver
to get YOU  and YOUR CAR Home Safely

SHOW YOUR BEER BUDDY CARD FOR $2 OFF AT THESE DRIVER SERVICES:




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208-353-7345
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BEER MISC

 
*** BUDDY HUB DISCOUNT REMINDERS ***

* May not be combined with any other offer 
(such as mug clubs or happy hour)

* Some exclusions may apply

* Discounts may be changed or discontinued at any time


*** BOISE BEER CULTURE ***
 
*** CRAFT BEER FANS ***
 
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Every little bit helps! 
 I appreciate every one of you! 

Thank You and Cheers!


  
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