Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Blind Lion Scotch Night

A friendly reminder to all you Scotch and Cigar lovers. We are hosting another Blind Lion Scotch and Cigar event on Saturday, April 16th. Tickets can be purchased here at the bar or from Brown Paper tickets. Tickets are $100 in advance or $120 at the door. Your entry gets you a Cigar, 2 hours of unlimited Scotch Tasting and a Food from a Buffet. This is a not to be missed event.

In other news HUB is brewing a Big Bad Imperial Oatmeal Stout in honor of our 6th Anniversary, that according to the gentleman above will "have the body of Robitussin." We can't wait.!!! This beer will be released Friday, April 15th at 6pm. Come out and celebrate our 6th Anniversary with us.

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Lucas Cates Band live and more Hardliver footage

We are please to announce that on next Saturday, March 26th we will have the Lucas Cates Band playing here at 10pm, Thanks to Dicks Brewing. Look for some newly released beers from the brewery to be on draft.

For those of you that have not gotten enough of Matt Bonney and New Brew Thursday's here's another clip from Hardliver about the winners.

We would also like to take this time to apologize that the Draftlist, and Food Menu have not been updated lately online, we are experiencing some technical problems and hope to have them resolved sooner than later. We know this could be an inconvenience, and hope that you decide to come on in knowing that we will certain have something that will quench you thirst and fill your stomach.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Blind Lion Scotch and Cigar Night and New Brew Thursday Episode

Another Blind Lion Scotch and Cigar night is coming up. Saturday April 16th at 7:00 pm we will close our doors for this closed door event. Tickets cost $100 and include a buffet, unlimited Scotch tasters for 2 hours, and a hand rolled cigar. If you are interested in obtaining tickets, contact Matt Bonney at mattb@brouwerscafe.com. For those of you that have not attended it is a not to be missed event. What more could you want than great food, amazing Scotch and the chance to enjoy a hand rolled cigar.
New Brew Thursday was here during Hardliver and did an interview with Matt Bonney, watch the episode below. We hope you enjoy it.

March 17 : Brouwer's Cafe : on location with special guest Matt Bonney from New Brew Thursday on Vimeo.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

And the Winners are:

This year at Hardliver more Barleywines were judged than in years past, and the winners are:
1. Anacortes Old Sea Bass 2010
2. Anderson Valley Horn of the Beer 2009
3. Glacier Brewhouse Old Woody 2010

A crowd favorite seemed to be Firestone Walker's Abacus as well as Lost Abbey's Angels Share.
We would also like to thank everyone for coming out to enjoy our festival. Everyone appeared to have a great time.

If you didn't get your fill over the weekend or were hesitant to come out, we still have quite a few barleywines on draft. Additionally Today we are also having a mini Stone Old Guardian Vertical....We will be pouring 5 years starting with 2007 thru the current year. Look for them all to be on draft around happy hour.

Thanks again, and Cheers.

Saturday, March 5, 2011

The New Hardliver List.

Now that Pliny the Younger has passed its on to Hardliver 9....here is what we will be pouring.

Hardliver 2011

Flying Dog Horn Dog 09

Fishtail 10 squared

Red Hook Trouble Hook 10

Alaskan Golden Nugget 10

Victory Old Horizontal 10

Sierra Nevada Big Foot 08

Sierra Nevada Black Barleywine 10

Avery Hog Heaven 10

Boulder Killer Penguin 10

Great Divide Old ruffian 10

Southern Tier Black Burner 09

Anchor Old Foghorn 10

Dogfish Olde School 10

Lost Coast Fog Cutter 10

Pike Old Bawdy 07

Anderson Valley Horn of the Bear 09

Ninkasi Critical Hit 10

Speakeasy Old Godfather 09

Stone Old Guardian 09

Stone Belgo Barleywine 10

Lagunitas Gnarleywine 10

North Coast Old Stock ale 10

Anacortes Old Sea Bass 10

Dick’s 05

Hales Rudyard’s Rare 07

Hood Canal Breidablik 10

Deschutes Mirror Mirror 08

Mad River John Barley Corn 09

Mad River Wheatwine 08

Hair of Dog Doggie Claws 10

Boundary Bay Old Bounder 10

Glacier Brew House Old Woody 10

Lost Abbey Angel Share 10 Brandy

Lost Abbey Angel Share 10 bourbon

Black Raven Old Birdbrain 09

Big Time Bill’s Bearded Wonderfulness 09

Big Time Bill’s Bearded Wonderfulness 10

Elysian Cyclops

10 Ram Mall Walker 10

Fullsail Old Board Head ??

Hub Noggin Floggin 10

Bigsky Old Blue Hair 10

Bigsky Old Blue Hair 10 Cask

Firestone Abacus 11

Smaltz Jubilation Blend 14

7 Seas Wheel Chair 10

Moylan’s Old Blarney 10

Marin Old Dipsey 10

Scuttlebutt Old No. 1 09

Naked City Cluster Cuss 10

Eel River Triple Exultation 10

Snipes Roza 10

Old Lampoc Tavern Rat 09

Old Lampoc Unsettler Belgo Barleywine 10

Laurelwood Old Reliable

Port Towsend 10

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Pliny the Younger!!!!

If you haven't already tasted it, or missed an opportunity, or just want to drink more of it, We Will be tapping Pliny the Younger at 10pm tonight, Tuesday March 1st. As I am sure you are all aware it won't last long. We will not be selling tickets.

Also don't forget Wednesday Night at 6pm we will be pouring :
Contreras, Valeir Extra-Belgian IPA 6.5%
t'Gaverhopke, Extra-Quadruple 12.5%
Hof Ten Dormaal, Winter-Belgian Strong 8%
De Dochter Van De Korenaar, Embrasse-Dark Strong 9%

Emelisse, Imperial Russian Stout 11%
Emelisse, Espresso Stout 10%

Hantverksbryggeriet, Kosacken-Stout 7.5 %

Seven total drafts spanning three countries from six breweries.
The website for 12 percent is: 12percentimports.com

We look forward to seeing you.