A few things going on around town. Read on for details about events, releases and news for our local craft beverage scene for the upcoming week in the Northern Nevada region. Cheers!

Upcoming Events

Beer NV is having an IMBĪB Custom Brews tap takeover. While the lineup can always change, this is what they’re expecting on tap:  Playa Dust,-Scwarzbock, Snow Flower, Bourbon Barrel Russian Imperial, Abiogenesis, Freshy Pow, Blonde Crush, Boysenberry NV Weisse.
Thursday, April 11 starting at 4 PM.
15 Foothill Rd., Reno

Final Draught Bottles and Taps is having a Pizza Port tap takeover.
Friday, April 12 from 6 PM to 8 PM
5318 Sparks Blvd Ste., Sparks

The Eddy is hosting YAPPY Houra fundraiser for the Nevada Humane Society. Yappy Hour is a fun opportunity for pet-loving individuals and their furry companions to spend a day at a favorite local hangout enjoying a delicious pint for a great cause. Drinks, raffle prizes, adoptable dogs, great food, and more. Volunteers from the Humane Society will be on site at the event with adorable adoptable dogs that need a loving home!
All monetary donations drink ticket proceeds, and 50% of the total raffle ticket sales go directly to the Nevada Humane Society to help with the costs of caring for the homeless injured animals.
Saturday, April 13 from 11 AM – 6 PM
16 South Sierra St., Reno

Piñon Bottle presents another Ladies Tasting event with 10 Torr Distilling & Brewing bringing you 8 fun local beers perfect for spring drinking. They will also be exploring food pairings. 10 Torr will be on hand to talk beer and answer questions.
This event is limited to 20 ladies. $30 to save your spot, first come first serve. Please include your name and “Ladies Beer Tasting” with your payment. Go HERE for details.
Sunday, April 14 from 1 PM – 3 PM.
777 S Center St., Reno

We have added a couple of new happenings to our EVENTS page! Just in case you wanted to plan ahead…

Releases

Trip In The Woods series Chocolate Chipotle Stout from Sierra Nevada Brewing is a Bourbon barrel-aged stout with cocoa and chipotle peppers. It is on tap at Sierrra Tap House. 10.9% ABV.

Nevada Sunset Winery will release 2016 Primitivo on Friday, April 12. The grapes come from El Dorado COunty (Apple Hill area). This classic Italian Primitivo is complex with low acid and medium tannins. Aromas and flavors of blackberries, plum and pepper. It pairs amazingly well with pizza and pasta.

10 Torr released Wicked Witch of the NE Hazy IPA. The brewery’s kickass lady brewers along with the rest of the lovely ladies at 10 Torr brewed up this witchy concoction on International Women’s Collaboration Brew Day. Available for a limited time in cans and on draft in the taproom. 7.6% ABV.

Can/Bottle Releases

South Lake Brewing released Questing: Citra Single Hop Hazy IPA, 16 oz. 4-pak.

News

Jack’s Bar, the landmark watering hole on South Carson Street across from the state capitol is being transformed into Bank Saloon. That’s the original name of the bar, which opened in 1899, was damaged in a fire in 1998 and has been closed since 2002. Read the RGJ article HERE.

We also have an EVENTS page!

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