This coming weekend marks the start of the Winter Solstice aka the First Day of Winter aka "the shortest day of the year". One Nebraska brewery will be holding a unique themed event to celebrate the welcoming of the Winter season.
When: Sat, Dec 20, 2-10pm
Where: Scratchtown Brewing Company, 141 S. 16th St, Ord
From their press release----
Scratchtown Brewing Company is hosting the Darkest Day Dark Beer Fest this Saturday, December 20th at the brewery in Ord.
Eleven different dark beers will be tapped that day, with 7 dark beer favorites back on tap, 3 special releases, and one new beer: The Lord of Ord Imperial Oatmeal Stout.
SBC is also providing four different flavors of cupcakes to pair with beer that day. Beer pairing suggestions include:
- Dark chocolate with white chocolate frosting (Black Eye Imperial Porter or Sideburns' Milk Stout)
- Chocolate fudge with salted caramel frosting (Prairie Fire Smoked Schwarzbier or Trif3cta American Style Black Ale)
- Toffee crunch (MMR Brown Ale or 447 Maple Donut Porter)
- Mocha fudge (Lord of Ord Imperial Oatmeal Stout)
No tickets are required to attend this event.
For more details, visit their website or Facebook page