Archive for March 12th, 2007

Winston-Salem: Foothills Second Anniversary

Posted by Pop The Cap on March 12th, 2007

From Jamie and Scott of Foothills…

Come celebrate inside and out with a 20′x50′ tent outside/ Fourth St blocked, tent pouring from approx. 4:00. Come help us set a record–can we beat the 2500 pints we poured on March 17,2005??? 10 beers will be flowing all night inside with four outside.

Foothills Brewing

DURHAM: PTC’s “Beer 201″ for the Duke Class of 2007

Posted by Pop The Cap on March 12th, 2007

Attendance mandatory for graduating seniors. No, not really! But we do expect up to 300 Duke seniors at this fun, informative seminar and tasting. We’ll cover some myths about beer, sample some great local beer as well as a few international favorites.

Lesson 1: Fresh and local is always a solid choice
Guilford Golden Ale
Natty Greene’s Pub & Brewing Co., Greensboro, NC

Lesson 2: Beer is a seasonal beverage
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery, Milton, DE

Lesson 3: Canned beer can be great beer
Old Chub Scottish-Style Ale
Oskar Blues Brewery, Lyons CO

Lesson 4: Great food deserves a great beer
Saison duPont
Brasserie Dupont, Tourpes-Leuze, Belgium
Courtesy of Vanberg & DeWulf and All Good Brands

Lesson 5: Know your hops
90 Minute IPA
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery , Milton, DE
– or –
“Heavy Seas” Loose Cannon Hop3 Ale
Clipper City Brewing Company, Baltimore, MD

Lesson 6: Shock your boss…order a beer for dessert
Storm King Imperial Stout
Victory Brewing Company , Downingtown, PA
– or –
Kalamazoo Stout
Bell’s Brewery, Kalamazoo, MI

Huge thanks to the following North Carolina distributors and importers:
Tryon Distributing
All Good Brands
Long Beverage

And, of course, major props to the breweries themselves. They deserve your support.