6:30 p.m., Barley Island
Islandin Broad Ripple guest brewery tapping: Founder's Nemesis, Double
Trouble Imperial IPA, Red's Rye.
March 10, 6:00 p.m., New Brewhouse Party at Sun King
installed is the 30 bbl brewhouse specifically designed for Sun King by Newland
Systems Inc. of Abbotsford, BC, Canada. Left Lane
Cruiser is performing live and food from Fat Dan's.
Firefighters Survive Alive program to educate children about fire and life
safety. Since 1997, Fire Chief Ale has raised over $1 million dollars for local
fire departments and related charities.
March 12, noon, Broad Ripple Brewpub
Ripple Brewpub, tapping Indiana State Fair Brewers Cup Best of Show "How
Now Brown Cow," a Northern English Brown by homebrewer John
Mills of Evansville. Mills brewed the 'commercial release' with BRBP head brewer Kevin
Matalucci as part of the award.
New on tap
Brewpub's "JD [Jack Daniels] Bourbon Barrel Porter" is a 6- months-aged richly
nuanced version of BRBP's Monon Porter. Its ruby color, creamy head,
ever-present lace and fresh chocolate coffee aroma starts the layered
experience of the warming first mouthfeel with sparking bursts of vanilla for a
smooth nutty finish.
"Ring of Dingle Irish Stout," [a.k.a. dry stout or "black ale"] is an extremely dark, roasty style
popularized worldwide by Guinness.
Island's "Whose Ear Double" is a malty, hoppy balanced big Red Ale.
"Wee Mac Scottish Ale" was named one of "5 Canned Beers That Just Might
Change The Way You Think About Craft Beer." More
the Sun King/Indianapolis Indians Naming Contest announced March 4 at the Rathskeller.
was held by the Indianapolis Indians and the beer will be on tap in Captain
Morgan's Cove, the new outfield bar at Victory Field, during the first home
stand of the 2011 season.
Dark Lord Day 2011 is on Saturday, April 30. Details at www.threefloyds.com.