Got a newsletter from Syracuse’s Empire Brewing Co. with their events for Syracuse Beer Week, and I thought I would share them with you. I apologize for not getting this out Sunday for the official start of the week, but there’s plenty left to check out. Also, for all Syracuse Beer Week events, check out the official site. There are a LOT of them.
Empire Brewing Co.’s Beer Week Schedule:
sunday november 1st
9 PM BEER, CHEESE & CHOCOLATE
Brooklyn Brewery Brewmaster Garret Oliver will be hosting a Brooklyn beer, cheese & chocolate pairing, followed by a bottle & book signing.
monday november 2nd
6:30 PM EMPIRE BEER DINNER
A five course NYS farm produced food & Empire beer pairing. $45 per person (includes tax and gratuity). Seating is limited. Call 475-BEER for reservations.
tuesday november 3rd
BARLEY WINE RELEASE
Empire’s annual Election Day Barley Wine taps today.
wednesday november 4th
3-5 PM HOME BREW COMPETITION
Home brewers are invited to bring in their self-made microbrews. Winners announced at 5 pm.
thursday november 5th
6:30 PM BREWMASTERS DINNER
Empire’s beer featured at this five course beer & food pairing at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que.
friday november 6th
EMPIRE FIRKIN FRIDAY
Cask conditioned Maple porter & Amber Ale
saturday november 7th
2 PM BRATWURST EATING CONTEST
(featuring Liehs & Steigerwald Brats)
Music performed by The Enzian Bavarian Band