beer decalSummertime is just around the corner and so are a bunch of seasonal beers and old favorite. Time to check some of them out and what a better place than a beer tasting event. May 7th in Litchfield MN, The Eagles Auxillary is having a beer tasting event that is also a great charity fund raiser. The event is sponsored by Beer Guys TV, the Darwin Liquor Store and the Eagles Auxillary and is from 6 – 9p. It will be a really nice show with a very good selection of craft beers as well. Get your tickets now and don’t miss this first annual event.

The price is only $15 for participants and only $5 for DDs. For participants, the fee includes a commemorative glass to the first 200, a tasty variety of snacks and of course many beers  to sample. For DDs, it includes pop and/or water along with the snacks.

The snacks include Brat Pockets, a variety of wings, bacon wrapped cocktails weinies, pretzels and other items. Talk about some good snacks and included in the ticket!

There will also be a silent auction with lots of goodies including a couple items from ManCave, Buffalo Wild Wings, Sierra Nevada Brewing, Old Chicago, some NASCAR memorabilia and more. All proceeds from the auction and ticket sales will go to Make-A-Wish MN, Meeker County Hospice and the Eagles Memorial Fund, so everyone benefits.

Some of the beers being sampled include Walleye Chop and Rooster Lager from beerforwildlife, MGD 64 Lemonade, Alaskan Amber, Finnegans, Lake Front Wheat Monkey, Newcastle Summer Ale, Odell 90 Schilling and Cut throat Porter, Boulder Singletrack, Samuel Smith Oatmeal Stout, Blue Moon and Honey Moon, Sam Adams Summer Ale, Schells Zommerfest, Rush River Uber-Alt, Brau Brothers will have several of their tasty craft beers there plus several more. There will also be a some malt beverages to try. So, a great variety to sample and find a new favorite ot two! Participants can vote for their favorites too and the top three vote getters will be featured during a Rapid Brew Review on Beer Guys TV!

Speaking of BGTV, we will emcee the event as well as film, so come on out and maybe be on the show! Tickets are available at the Eagles in Litchfield or contact us and we can make sure you get some. Should be a great time and for some great causes as well. We will see you there and until then …beers to ya!

UPDATE: Here is the official list of beers to be samples (amounts could vary):

Granite City Brewery Northern Light Lager, Duke of Wellington Pale Ale and Brother Benedicts Bock

Viking Beverages –  Blue Moon, Blue Moon Seasonal, Rush River Uber Alt, Lake Front Wheat Monkey, Joose Malt Beverage and Four Loco Watermelon

Locher Bros Dist – Finnegans Amber Ale, Newcastle Summer Ale, MGD 64 Lemonade, Sam Adams Summer Ale, and Schells Zommerfest

C & L Distributing – Alaskan Amber Ale, Boulder Singletrack, Odell 90 Schilling, Odell Cut Throat Porter and Bacardi Razz

Beer for Wildlife – Walleye Chop and Rooster Lager

Phillips – Samuel Smith Oatmeal Stout, Tommy Knocker Butt Head Bock, Zatec Czech Lager, Ayinger Weizen Bock and Lindemans Framboise Lambic

Brau Bros Brewing – Moo Joos, Bancreagie, Old 56, Strawberry Wheat and Sheep Head

A great variety to sample and some great causes to support. don’t forget, ManCave will have a display there also! Don’t miss the fun!

Schells Zommerfest Beer
Schells Zommerfest