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Beer Food Pairing

Beer Food PairingOur friends at McKnight’s Irish Pub see the value in pairing Colorado craft beer with delicious food and who are we to argue? So allow us to cordially invite you down to McKnights to sample in insanely tasty concoctions alongside our smooth drinking beer.

Here’s what you can expect from these 5 courses of goodness:

Course 1: Rob’s Blonde (American Blonde Ale) with salt cod fritters / white bean puree / roasted chili aioli

Course 2: Butcherknife Bavarian Hefeweizen with baby back ribs / fried banana / bbq sauce

Course 3: The Bridge (Belgian Specialty) with confit duck / mirepoix / red chili mole / parsley salad

Course 4: Amputator (American Pale Ale) with orange roasted pork belly / hazelnut risotto / persillade

Course 5: Morningside Porter (Dark) with panna cotta / dried cherries / red chili

Tickets are $65 for one or $100 per couple and available to purchase in the Butcherknife Tap Room or McKnight’s. For questions about this very special event, call 970-879-7881.

Butcherknife Beer Samples

Food and Beer PairingIf your mouth isn’t watering yet, keep reading. We’ve partnered with Chef Greg Smith of Fireside Catering to host a very special food & beer pairing event. Here’s what you need to know:

When: Thursday, October 30th ~ 5-8pm
Where: Butcherknife Brewing Tap Room (directions)
Cost: $13 per person, includes food and beer

Butcherknife Beer SamplesYou can expect nothing short of a gourmet menu specifically prepared to suit the subtle flavors of the season along with the varieties of beer we craft. On the menu will be:

  • Wild Mushroom Pin Toast, paired with The Bridge (Belgian Style Ale)
  • Grilled Fish Tacos with Fennel Strawbanero Slaw, paired with the Butcherknife Hefeweizen
  • Pork Medallion Crostini with Cranberry Pesto, paired with the Amputator IPA
  • Gourmet Grilled Ham and Smoked Gouda Sandwich with Dijon Mustard, paired with the Morningside Porter

The complete pairing is just $13 per person and includes these four menu items and four 5oz pours of beer. You can’t beat that for this quality of food.

And for those who want to join us in the tap room and simply sample a few bites here and there, Greg will be selling small portions a la carte until the food is gone. So come early and come hungry. This is a tasting event that will tingle your tongue for weeks to come.

See you Thursday!


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