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Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Firkin Fest Lineup

The first annual Firkin Fest (can we get a few more "f" words in there for alliterative purposes?--the Fantastically Fine Firkin Fest, say) is a mere four days hence. To whet your appetite, here are the entrants

Beer A.B.V. I.B.U.'s Priming Info/Firkin Hopped
BJ's Lasto's Oatmeal Stout 5.4% 45 NA
BridgePort ESB 6.0% 33 Sugar/Styrian Golding
Double Mountain IRA 6.5% 60 Krausened
Full Sail Imperial Stout 8.5% 50 Krausened
HotD Organic Doggie Claws 11.5% 85 Keg Conditioned
HUB Organic Velvet ESB 5.2% 30 Cane Juice/Glacier and Ranier
Laurelwood Magnum P.A. 5.5% 57 Dextrose/Magnum
Pelican India Pelican Ale 7.5% 85 NA
Rock Bottom Org. Amber 5.9% 30 Turbinado Sugar/Simcoe

First Annual Firkin Fest
Date
: Saturday, February 24
Location
: Victory Bar, 3652 SE Division
Times: fist session, 12 - 2:30 pm; second session, 3:30 - 6 pm
Cost: $25, includes commemorative glass, 8 drink tickets and two food tickets
Tickets: available at the Oregon Brewers Guild website
FYI, each session is limited to a mere 60 people, and they're more than half gone, so best not to fool around if you are making plans.

2 comments:

ryan hirscht said...

BP firkins are primed with dextrose (if you wanna know the specific sugar).

Michael Richardson said...

It's on Sunday, not Saturday.

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