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If we brewed beer for Sam Adams, we’d look like this

April 01, 2012 By: mike Category: Breweries, Events, Funny, Memphis

We had a blast Saturday at the 3rd annual River City Brewers Festival. Check out our recap on FuzzyBrew tomorrow with lots of photos.

Meantime, he’s what we’d look like if we were brewers for Samuel Adams.

Sam Adams - GrantGrant

Sam Adams - JeffJeff

Sam Adams - MikeMike

Irish Beer Dinner at Celtic Crossing in Memphis

March 03, 2011 By: mike Category: Events, Memphis

Irish Beer DinnerJust before the arrival of St. Patrick’s Day, you can get your Irish on.

Celtic Crossing, in Memphis’ Cooper-Young neighborhood, and Sam Adams are hosting an Irish Beer Dinner on March 14 at 6:30 p.m.

The five-course dinner, with entrees prepared with a Sam Adams beer and paired with a 7-oz. beer, costs $40 per person or $70 per couple, with proceeds benefiting the Memphis Irish Arts Foundation.

In addition to the dinner, there will be live music and entertainment.

Here’s the menu:

Steamed Mussels
Fresh mussels steamed with shallots, garlic, fresh herbs and Sam Adams Coastal Wheat. Paired with Sam Adams Noble Pils.

Beer and Cheese Soup
Creamy blend of Irish cheddar and Samuel Adams Boston Lager. Paired with Sam Adams 48 IPA.

Corned Beef Sliders
Certified Angus corned beef slow simmered in a seasoned beer and beef stock, topped with sauerkraut and melted Swiss cheese. Served with our homemade marirose sauce for dipping.

Fish & Chips
Our Icelandic cod, beer batter dipped and served with chips, peas, and Galway tartar sauce. Paired with Sam Adams Boston Lager.

Black and “Sam” Brownie
Rich, dark chocolate pecan brownie with a hint of Guinness and Sam Adams Boston Lager served warm with whipped cream. Paired with Sam Adams Cherry Wheat.