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Smoke & Barrel + BeerAdvocate Present - Ballast Point & Firestone Walker Tap Takeover 03/26

Discussion in 'Mid-Atlantic' started by Jason, Mar 5, 2013.

  1. Jason

    Jason Founder (1,475) Massachusetts Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member Verified Subscriber

    Tuesday March 26th starts at 5pm
    http://beeradvocate.com/events/info/59981

    Yes, we are part promoting a tap takeover regardless of our feelings about them. ;)

    S & B will also have some beer cocktails on hand.

    Do it!
     
  2. Drafts:
    FW Parabola
    FW Sucaba
    FW 16
    FW DDBA
    FW Velvet Merkin on Nitro
    FW Pivo Pils
    FW Pale 31
    FW DBA
    FW Union Jack
    FW Double Jack
    FW Wookey Jack
    FW Velvet Merlin
    Ballast Point Sculpin
    Ballast Point Dorado
    Ballast Point Thai Chili Wahoo Wheat
    Ballast Point Victory at Sea
    Ballast Point Longfin Lager
    Ballast Point Calico Amber
    Ballast Point Big Eye
    Ballast Point Indra Kunindra

    Cask: Ballast Point Sculpin
     
  3. Awesome.
     
  4. FrankH

    FrankH Zealot (85) New Jersey Mar 6, 2013 Verified

    Thai chili whaaaat. Sounds amazing.
     
  5. Jason

    Jason Founder (1,475) Massachusetts Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member Verified Subscriber

    It is ... had it at the brewery several month ago.
     
  6. gillagorilla

    gillagorilla Champion (870) Maryland Feb 27, 2013 Verified

    Why couldn't all these events/CBC be this week when I am off for break? UGH! There is no way I can get to DC during the week.
     
  7. Jason

    Jason Founder (1,475) Massachusetts Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member Verified Subscriber

    Update ... they'll have four beer cocktails. Hell Yeah!

    Gordian Knot - An imperial-porter-and-gin-based cocktail

    Ward 5 - A Ward 8 variant with featuring DC Brau's Public

    Sprung! - A helles lager cocktail flavored with honey, back pepper, and a caraway-anise aquavit

    Beer Mail - A wheat beer drink with lime, honey, and ginger-snap liqueur named
     
  8. dhartogs

    dhartogs Savant (410) Virginia Apr 29, 2010 Verified

    How long are guys guys planning on staying? Would be cool to meet you guys, but I won't get there until 7. Awesome week to live in DC for sure with all the events.
     
  9. Jason

    Jason Founder (1,475) Massachusetts Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member Verified Subscriber

    We won't be closing the place out, though I am sure we'll make it there for 5pm and won't be leaving for a while. If it is well past 7pm we might end up at The Black Squirrel or something else close by. So many events this week ... :eek:
     
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  10. ao125

    ao125 Savant (335) Virginia Dec 1, 2010

    The dry-rubbed ribs at Smoke and Barrel are awesome.
     
  11. Jason

    Jason Founder (1,475) Massachusetts Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member Verified Subscriber

    Even better with a side of bourbon and a beer of course. ;)
     
  12. ao125

    ao125 Savant (335) Virginia Dec 1, 2010

    What isn't? ;)
     
  13. Nice avatar - that's one of my favorite movies.

    See y'all for some Velvet Merkin today!
     
  14. jaheussner

    jaheussner Aficionado (235) District of Columbia Dec 25, 2008 Verified

    Great seeing the Bros last night. Hats off to Jace and the guys at S&B- absolutely packed and I never waited for than 2 minutes for a beer. Also, Thai Chili Wahoo Wheat ain't nothin to mess with.
     
  15. Jason

    Jason Founder (1,475) Massachusetts Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member Verified Subscriber

    Awesome party ... thanks to everyone for coming out. Word is that it was their busiest night ever.
     
  16. Busiest night, busiest week! Thanks to everyone who came out!