• ‘Battle of the Belgians’ on Saturday

02 Dec

NEW YORK — Are you a fan of Belgian and Belgian-style beers? Do you have $60 and time to be in the city this Saturday? Then you’re in luck.

BeerMenus and Jimmy’s No. 43 have teamed up to create “Battle of the Belgians,” an event at which consumers can compare top-shelf Belgian and American Belgian-style beers and vote for their favorites.

The event will be held at Jimmy’s 43, located at 43 East 7th Street in the East Village, from noon to 5 p.m. Local cheeses, charcuterie and chocolate will be paired up with 30-plus Belgian bottled beers and a dozen taps of American-made beers.

The American beers:

Bruery 3 French Hens
Sly Fox Ichor
Barrier Belgian Dubbel Down
Stillwater Stateside Saison
Bear Republic Ryevalry
Saint Feullien/Green Flash L’Amite
Ommegang Zuur
Sixpoint Belgian Rye
Avery The Reverend
Allagash Interlude
Pretty Things Baby Tree
Kelso St. Gowanus (cask)
Flying Dog Raging Bitch
Goose Island Sofie

The Belgian beers:

Duvel Triple Hop
A’Chouffe La Chouffe
Chimay Red
Chimay White
Chimay Blue
Troubador Obscura
Troubador Magma
Rodenbach Grand Cru
Boon Lambic Kriek
Boon Oude Gueze
Lindemans Framboise
Petrus Oude Bruin
Dupont Avril
Dupont Foret
Scaldis Refermentee
Vanberg Hop Ruiter

Go here for ticket information. Phone: (212) 982-3006.

Check out my New York Drinks Events Calendar, the most comprehensive you’ll find anywhere.

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Posted by on December 2, 2010 in Bar/Tavern/Lounge, Beer, Competition


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