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2017 Sun King Brewing Gen Con Beer Naming Contest

It’s time! The naming contest for Sun King’s Official Beer for the historic Gen Con 50 has begun! The Gen Con and Sun King teams need your help to come up with a signature name for an all-new, amazing brew.

If you’ve never participated before, this naming contest will determine the Official Beer name for the brew created in collaboration with Gen Con and its Promotional Partner, Sun King Brewing.

Will your submitted names have what it takes to join former winners? Past winners include 20-SIDED RYE, DRINK ON AND PROSPER ALE, FROTH OF KHAN, FLAGON SLAYER, and ALE OF DESTINY.

Help the Sun King and Gen Con teams come up with the perfect name for this year’s beer, and you can win the Grand Prize of two (2) complimentary badges to your choice of Gen Con 50 or Gen Con 2018. PLUS- $100 in Sun King Brewing Gift Cards and an official Sun King t-shirt. You’ll have a lifetime of bragging rights and will be able to buy a can of a beer that you named. This contest is only available to US residents, ages 21+. Additional rules can be found at the contest link.

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John Daly Tees Off a Beer Can While Barefoot & Smoking. Then Chugs it.

In a world overran with “PC”, it’s nice to have John Daly around to go against the grain.

Watch as John Daly tees off a beer can, while barefoot & smoking. Then he chugs the beer. Classic!

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Bockbier Fest at the Indianapolis Liederkranz Saturday Night

Bockbier fests are a spring tradition in Germany, and to join in the fun you can join the Naptown Buzz crew at the Indianapolis Liederkranz (1417 East Washington Street) this Saturday night for some beer, music, food and dancing… it’s what (German) life is all about!

Local Indianapolis favorite, Alpine Express, will be providing the entertainment for the evening and Bier Brewery will be providing the local craft brew this year!

Menu to include (but not limited to): wurst, potato salad, kraut, smoked pork chops.

Featured craft beer: Roggenschnizzle by Bier Brewery in Indianapolis.

Featured bottled beers: Paulaner Salvator,  Spaten Optimator,  Ein Becker Mai Bock &  Augustiner Bräu Maximator.

Admission to this event is FREE! Bring your friends! Buy some food and drink! Make a donation to the club if you desire.

For more information please visit http://indyliederkranz.org/event/bockbier-fest/.

FREE tickets can be reserved at Eventbrite https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bockbier-fest-tickets-31383120759?ref=ebtn.

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Indiana City Brewing’s Roulette Available February 11th

Indiana City Brewing‘s “Roulette” is available Saturday, February 11, 2017.

Roulette

Russian Imperial Stout
10.0% ABV | 80 IBU

“Good times are good times, but a hangover is rough.”

Limited bombers & draft in their brewery taproom.

22 oz. bomber • $16
Snifter • $8

Select distribution locations TBA via Facebook.

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Indiana City Brewing’s Roulette Available February 11th

Indiana City Brewing‘s “Roulette” is available Saturday, February 11, 2017.

Roulette

Russian Imperial Stout
10.0% ABV | 80 IBU

“Good times are good times, but a hangover is rough.”

Limited bombers & draft in their brewery taproom.

22 oz. bomber • $16
Snifter • $8

Select distribution locations TBA via Facebook.

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Indiana City Brewing’s “Boom Juice” Available Today

Indiana City Brewing‘s “Boom Juice” is available today.

Boom Juice
Northeastern Style IPA
7.0% ABV | 40 IBU

Limited release pint cans
4-pack 16oz can • $18
Pint • $8

Copious amounts of dank Mosaic, Eureka and Idaho 7 hops create huge tropical fruit flavor and herbal aroma evoking memories of revered times with your finest buds.

Don’t Bogart! This surprisingly crushable tropical fruit forward IPA is brewed to be shared, so practice a little restraint and crack, sip, give.

Indiana City Brewing Co. is located at 24 Shelby Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202.

Taproom Hours are:

Mon – Thu: 3 – 9 pm
Fri – Sat: 12 – 10 pm
Sun: 12 – 6 pm

Phone: (317) 643-1103

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Death & Taxes Day with Taxman Brewing Co. April 22nd


Death & Taxes Day – April 22nd, 2017 – 12:00pm – 4:00pm
13 S. Baldwin St. Bargersville, IN 46106

“…in this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except Death & Taxes.” Death & Taxes Day is an outdoor bottle release and tasting festival, featuring 30+ Indiana-proud breweries, select wineries, live music and local food trucks. We’ll open up our brewery and production space during the event, allowing guests to take a tour while sampling some of the finest beers from around Indiana! Taxman Brewing Co. will release a special beer for the event, Evasion (formerly known as Death & Taxes). Evasion is a rich, roasted and robust Belgian-style stout aged with Indonesian vanilla beans and rested several months on Kentucky-whiskey barrels.

*$40 General Admission ticket:*
– Commemorative snifter glass
– One 22oz bottle of Evasion
– Two (2) sample pours of Evasion and one (1) sample pour of Cocoa Vanilla Evasion
– Open sampling from the other breweries and wineries during the festival
– Ability to purchase up to three (3) carryout bottles of Evasion (while supplies last)
– Ability to purchase one (1) carryout bottle of Cocoa Vanilla Evasion

*$10 Designated Driver ticket:*
– Non-alcoholic refreshments
– Ability to purchase up to two (2) carryout bottles of Evasion (while supplies last)

Bombers of Evasion (22oz) will be available for purchase exclusively at Taxman on the day of the festival for $20 per bottle (subject to the limitations above). 22oz bottles Cocoa Vanilla Evasion will be available for $25 per bottle in a very limited quantity. Any remaining bottles will be sold at Taxman, no bottles will be sold through third party retailers. All attendees MUST be 21+ years of age. A valid 21+ ID will be required for entry regardless of type of ticket purchased.

Tickets are available at http://www.etix.com/ticket/p/4716564/death-taxes-day.

SOURCE: Taxman Brewing Co.

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Indiana City Brewing Co. to release Double Uddercut January 27

On Friday, January 27, Indiana City Brewing Co. will be releasing their “Double Uddercut”, a 10% ABV, 62 IBU, Double Milk Stout.

“Double Uddercut packs twice the punch. A bold stout with added lactose makes it both sweet & satisfying.”

Limited 22oz bombers and limited draft in their brewery taproom, located at 24 Shelby Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202, and at select local retailers.

Find Double Uddercut ON DRAFT here:

  • Indiana City Taproom • Downtown (24 Shelby Street)
  • Ruth’s Chris • Downtown
  • The Legend • Irvington
  • Granite City
  • Fat Dan’s Deli • Mass Ave
  • YATS • Hamilton Towne Center
  • Ruth’s Chris • Downtown
  • Jockamo’s Pizza • Greenwood
  • Tappers Arcade Bar • Fountain Square
  • Bazbeaux’s Pizza • Mass Ave
  • Pint Room • Carmel

Find Double Uddercut IN BOTTLES here:

  • Indiana City Taproom
  • Stoney’s Liquors • Irvington
  • Parti-Pak Liquors
  • Kahn’s Fine Wine & Spirits
  • Big Red Liquors Cask Strength • Greenwood
  • Vine & Table • Broadripple
  • Payless Liquors • Carmel, Zionsville
  • Crown Liquors • Noblesville, Fishers

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Official Beer of Gen Con 2016…

After thousands of votes in the contest for the winning beer name of Gen Con 2016, one choice built upon its early voting lead and has been selected as the name of the Official Beer of Gen Con 2016.

Brew Bracket V – AMBERS December 8, 2012

Craft Brew Tournament Tasting Event

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