Brouwer’s Cafe 2017 Big Wood barrel-aged Beer Festival

Seattle’s famous Brouwer’s Cafe celebrates their annual Big Wood festival of barrel-aged beers this Thursday thourgh Sunday, December 7 – 10th, 2018. This great mini-fest features over fifty barrel-aged beers of all kinds, no tickets necessary, no glassware purchase needed and you can order multiple beers at once!

TAPLIST (subject to change):

Alesong Cherry Parliament Pinot Noir Bbl-Aged Wild Red Ale (7.4%)

Alvinne/ Naparbier Gentleman Sour Oak-Aged Oud Bruin (11.5%)

Anderson Valley Grand Cru Port Bbl-Aged Sour Blend (9%)

Bear Republic Old Baba Yaga Cognac-Bbl Aged RIS (13%)

Belching Beaver Smoldering Pirate Bbl-Aged Sour w/ Tropical Fruit (6.5%)

B.F.M. Abbaye De Saint Bon Chien (11%)

Black Raven La Mort Rouge Wine Bbl-Aged Strong Dark ‘15 (9.3%)

Boundary Bay Bretta Whiskey Fever ’16 (9%)

Cascade Cranberry Sour (6.4%)

Crux Fermentation Project Tough Love Bbl-Aged Imp Stout (11.5%)

De Garde/ Jackie O’s With Friends Like These Oak-Aged Wild Ale(6.4%)

De Proef Préaris Grand Cru Maker’s Mark Bbl-Aged Quad ’15 (10%)

Birrificio Del Ducato/Drie Fonteinen Beersel Mattina (6.2%)

Dirty Couch Plausibility Whiskey Bbl-Aged Sour Porter (6.3%)

Ecliptic Falling Asteroid Whiskey Bbl-Aged Imp. Porter w/ Cocoa (12%)

Elliot Bay Ambrosia Kriek w/ Raspberries & Cherries (5.3%)

Engine House #9 The Duel Raspberry & Cherry Sour Ale(5.9%)

Epic Brewing Big Bad Baptist 53 Bbl-Aged Imp Stout w/ Coffee (12.5%)

Finnriver Sour Plum Cyser ’16 (7%)

Firestone Walker Stickee Monkee Bbl-Aged Central Coast Quad ‘15(13.4%)

Fort George/Finnriver Shady Grove Sour Cider & Saison Blend (6.5%)

Founders Brewing CBS Maple Syrup-Bourbon Bbl-Aged Stout (11.7%)

Fremont Coffee Cinnamon B-Bomb Bbl-Aged Winter Ale (14%)

Goose Island Foudre Project Bbl-Aged Flanders Red Ale (6.7%)

Hair of the Dog Jim ’17 BBl-Aged American Strong Ale Blend (11%)

High Water West Meets East Bbl-Aged Golden w/ Kiwi & Kumquat (6%)

Hanssens Oude Lambic (6%)

Holy Mountain Bbl-Aged King’s Head Double Brown ‘16 (9.2%)

Holy Mountain Volume 12 Golden Sour w/ Black Raspberries (5.5%)

Lagunitas Willet Whiskey Bbl-Aged Imperial Stout (11.7%)

Little Beast Dream State Foeder-Aged Ale w/ Strawberries (7%) *

Logsdon Kriek Vier Bbl-Aged Sour Quad w/ Cherries (9.2%)

Lost Abbey Framboise de Amorosa Wine Bbl-Aged Raspberry Sour (7%)

Matchless Big Wood Bar Variant Imperial Stout

Mazama Barrel-Aged Sour Sunset (8%)

Millstone Ciderberry Cider w/ Raspberries & Cranberries (8%)

Mission Trail Fairyland Port Bbl-Aged Pluot Cider (14.8%)

New Belgium Decennium Dark Sour Ale ‘15 (7.6%)

North Fork Electric Cherryland

Oud Beersel Bersalis Sourblend Sour Blonde Ale (6%)

pFriem Flanders Red Sour Ale ’15 (7%)

Propolis Pi Strawberry Rhubarb Bbl-Aged Golden w/ Brett (7.5%)

Reuben’s Brews something

Rodenbach Alexander Foederbier w/ Sour Cherries (5.6%)

Schneider Aventinus Cuvée Barrique Wine Bbl-Aged Doppelbock (9.5%)

Skookum Barrel-Aged Breakfast Stout

Standard Heschen Whiskey Bbl-Aged Imperial Stout (9%)

Stoup Rum Barrel-Aged Strong Dark

Structures Carcosa Wine Bbl-Aged Raspberry Sour (7.1%)

Telegraph Obscura Fortis ’14 Bbl-Aged Sour Belgian Strong Ale (9%)

The Ale Apothecary JW Lees Bbl-Aged Loganberry La Tache Cask(7.88%)

The Commons Bourbon Little Brother Bbl-Aged Quad ’16 (10%)

Three Magnets B.i.L. Barleywine Aged on Whiskey-Soaked Oak Chips (11.9%)

Trinity Damn, It Feels Good to be a Gangsta’ Dark Sour Ale (8.1%)

Urban Family Again & Again Oak-Fermented Saison w/ Grapes (6.9%)

Wander Foeder Phor Oak-Fermented Strong Dark w/ Cherries (10.8%)

December 7-10th, 2017
Brouwer’s Cafe
400 N 35th St, Seattle, WA 98103

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