Inaugural Champaign Craft Beer FestSaturday, August 22nd
Starting @ Noon!
The Blind Pig Brewery is proud to be a part of Champaign's Inaugural Craft Beer Fest. We have teamed up with Cowboy Monkey and Quality to feature all the local breweries in one big event. You will be able to try the Illinois Craft Brewer's Guild Replicales from all 4 local breweries. In addition we will be pouring cask beer in the beer garden and also feature a Randall-ized offering at all 3 bars. Local food trucks will also be on hand to provide awesome food options so you can stay all day eating and drinking!
2015 ICBG Replicales
The same base saison recipe w/ each brewery adding a personal twist
Blind Pig Brewery - Rhubarb
JT Walkers - Wet Hopped w/ cascade, lemon thyme & Thai chili peppers added
Tyiptych - peppercorn blend plus orange & lemon zest
Destihl - TBA
Flossmoor Station - Juniper berries & basil
Blind Pig Brewery - Golden Summer Ale dry-hopped w/ Cashmere & Triple Pearl
Triptych - Berliner Weisse w/ hibiscus
Destihl - TBA
Blind Pig Brewery - Belgian IPA through dried lemon & a mystery ingredient
Triptych - Smoke Me Out Porter through peppers
Metropolitan - Krankshaft Kolsch through peaches
The Replicales start pouring at noon, firkins tapped @ 2pm, and the Randalls go on @ 6pm. There will also be at least 2 special releases. The Blind Pig Brewery will be tappingFounders reDANKulous @ 8pm!
Firkin Friday @ 5 Friday, August 21st
Come and watch The Blind Pig tap a CASK conditioned ale right on the bar @ 5pm and be one of the first to try some of the freshest beer you can drink! This weeks CASK: None
"Happy Meal" Special
Every Sunday and Monday get $1 PBR pints and $2 Jameson shots @ The Pig