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    Thu, 25 Aug 2011 09:43:09

    Tickets Now Available For First Annual "Brooklyn Pour" - It's the Village Voice's first craft beer Festival

    Tickets for the first annual Brooklyn Pour craft beer Festival are officially on sale on the Village Voice website, which you can visit here. The Village Voice's Brooklyn Pour craft beer festival, featuring dozens of tri-state area craft beers along with food and entertainment will host its inaugural event on Saturday, Oct. 15 in Fort Greene, Brooklyn at Skylight One Hanson, formerly the Williamsburg Savings Bank.

    Also announced today are the first round of beers for "Brooklyn Pour." The event will feature a sampling of beers from: The Alchemist, BOMB Lager, Brooklyn Brew Shop, Empire Brewing Company, Keegan Ales, Kelso Beer Company, Lake Placid Craft Brewing, Peak Organic, Samuel Adams, Saranac Brewing Company, Thomas Hooker, Tiger Beer and more to come.

    The Village Voice's Brooklyn Pour craft beer festival will keep in the true form as its sister tasting event, Choice Eats, by curating local beers unique to New York City, mixed with a portfolio of beers from the East Coast craft beer community all under one roof for one afternoon. "Brooklyn Pour is our chance to create a unique beer tasting event for both the beer connoisseur and those just diving into the world of craft brews," said Event Director Rosemary Raposo. "Not just a tasting event, Brooklyn Pour will offer all attendees the opportunity to learn about the world of craft beer and the people who create it."

    Brooklyn Pour will offer all guests a complimentary tasting of all beers, a souvenir glass, entertainment and live onsite beer demonstrations from the area's top brew masters. VIP guests will be offered a special private tasting and demo room in the mezzanine along with a gift bag and surprise guests. Local fare from New York City's top restaurants will also be available for additional purchase. Proceeds from the event are going to Brooklyn Pour's charitable partner Brooklyn Food Coalition, a grassroots organization committed to the vision of a just and sustainable food system in Brooklyn. How could you miss this event?

    Here are the crucial details:

    Saturday, Oct. 15
    VIP Hour: 2:00 - 3:00PM, Ticket Price $60
    General Admission: 3:00 - 6:00PM, Ticket Price $40

    Are you a New Yorker planning to attend the Brooklyn Pour? What is your favorite beer?

    —Amy Sciarretto

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