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Battle of the Breweries
May 11 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
When three of the best breweries in the Midwest compete for the spotlight during Madison Craft Beer Week, you win. Join us as our charismatic brewery representatives from Founders Brewing Co., MobCraft Beer and Lakefront Brewery bring out their best brews and face off in a series of contests designed to test their strength, wit and salesmanship. The top brewery will win the opportunity to hold a stand-alone tap feature at HopCat. Between contests, representatives from each brewery will be available to answer questions and give away prizes!
Founders Brewing Co.: Nitro Rubaeus, 5.7% ABV, nitro raspberry ale; Red’s Rye, 6.6% ABV, American rye IPA; Green Zebra, 4.6% ABV, Gose with watermelon; Solid Gold, 4.4% ABV, American lager; KBS, 11.8% ABV, bourbon barrel-aged American Imperial stout with chocolate and coffee.
MobCraft Beer: Batshit Crazy, 5.6% ABV, American brown ale with coffee; Hoppy Hoppy Pants Pants, 9% ABV, American Double IPA; Ahopalypse, 6.7% ABV, New England-style IPA; Gentlemen S-Tart Your Engines, 7% ABV, oak barrel-aged American sour ale with blackberries and blueberries; Sour on the Vine, 6% ABV, oak barrel-aged American sour ale with grapes.
Lakefront Brewery: Black Friday, 15.6% ABV, bourbon barrel-aged Imperial stout; My Turn: Latif, 10.4% ABV, double chocolate stout; Whizzo, 8.4% ABV, American double IPA; Eazy Teazy, 3.4% ABV, low-calorie green tea ale; Happy Glamper, 5% ABV, leisure ale.