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Announcing the 2014 Lexington Fest of Ales!

The 6th Annual Lexington Fest of Ales is one month away. Tickets go on sale 8/1. Check here for the preliminary brewery list and some information. (see more)

New Blogs

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Hinchtown Hammer Down, Flat 12 Bierwerks (IN)

Written By: Dion on 07/30/2014
Lightly toasted grains and fresh cut grass aromas transition nicely to the tongue. Dry with a... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Yuengling Summer Wheat, Yuengling Brewery (PA)

Written By: Dion on 07/29/2014
A day at Kings Island has the potential to bring to a screeching halt the streak of over 900... (see more)

Blog Entry: 2014 Lexington Fest of Ales is Coming Soon!

Written By: Chris Vandergrift on 07/29/2014
Lexington, KY - On the heels of a successful second year of Lexington Craft Beer Week... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Myron's Walk, Sierra Nevada/Allagash Brewing (CA/ME)

Written By: Dion on 07/28/2014
Herbal, grassy note on the nose, with a touch of coriander and a light, bready yeast. On the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Quadrotriticale, Stone Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 07/27/2014
Dark fruits, damp earth, and peppery spice on the nose. On the tongue is an initially off-putting... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Canfusion, Sierra Nevada/Oskar Blues (CA/CO)

Written By: Dion on 07/26/2014
Drinking from the can, but still able to pick up a little bit of rye spice. On the tongue, the rye... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Slip Rose Strawberry Saison, Blue Pants Brewery (AL)

Written By: Dion on 07/25/2014
Notes of Belgian yeast dominate the nose, with hints of coriander and strawberry lingering in the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Maillard's Odyssey, Sierra Nevada/Bell's Brewery (CA/MI)

Written By: Dion on 07/24/2014
Nose is a nice blend of chocolate, campfire smoke, and earthy hops. On the tongue, the smoke tilts... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Electric Ray, Sierra Nevada/Ballast Point (CA)

Written By: Dion on 07/23/2014
Nose isn't overpowering-slightly floral with some hints of fresh cut grass. On the tongue, the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Hopfish IPA, Flying Fish Brewing (NJ)

Written By: Dion on 07/22/2014
Very understated nose with only traces of biscuit malt and mildly floral hops. On the tongue, the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Country Boy Brewing to Release KY Proud Hard Cider

Written By: Chris Vandergrift on 07/21/2014
Lexington based Country Boy Brewing is set to release the first ever KY Proud Hard Cider made... (see more)

Blog Entry: The Pint Glass Pages

Written By: Jamie on 07/21/2014
The Pint Glass Pages   My name is Jamie Petras, I'm a semi-successful 28 year-old... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: The Reverend, Avery Brewing (CO)

Written By: Dion on 07/21/2014
Languishing in my beer cellar for nearly five years, I finally decided to crack this one tonight.... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Torpedo Pilsner, Sierra Nevada/Firestone Walker Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 07/20/2014
Traditional German pilsner aromas of lightly bready, sweet malts, and faint, grassy hops. On the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Chickow!, Triple Digit Brewing (OH)

Written By: Dion on 07/19/2014
A sweet assault on the senses as hazelnut, toffee, marshmallow creme, cocoa and more hit the nose... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Archangel, North Peak Brewing (MI)

Written By: Dion on 07/18/2014
Nose is comprised of orange peel, pepper, clove, bready yeast, and a light wheat husk. On the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Yonder Bock, Sierra Nevada/Cigar City Brewing (CA, FL)

Written By: Dion on 07/17/2014
Drinking from the can, even so, still picking up some sweet caramel malt but not really any fruit.... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Biere De Chocolat, Almanac Beer Co (CA)

Written By: Dion on 07/16/2014
Dry cocoa powder, mild citrus hops, and a generous kick of vanilla on the nose. On the tongue is a... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Prairie Bomb!, Prairie Artisan Ales (OK)

Written By: Dion on 07/15/2014
Finally getting around to trying this beast. Nose is a full onslaught of coffee, with some... (see more)

On Tap This Week

Today (Jul 31)

Firkin Thursday at West Sixth - IPA with Honey and Nasturium (3:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Flight Night at Lexington Beerworks - The Brew Kettle (5:00 PM)

= Lexington Beerworks (see all)
White Rajah, 4 C's, Old 21, El Lupulo Libre

Fork in the Road at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Fork in the Road (see all)

Gastro Gnomes at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Gastro Gnomes (see all)

Steal the Pint at Mellow Mushroom (6:00 PM)

= Mellow Mushroom (see all)
Order a pint and keep the glass.

Tomorrow (Aug 1)

Fork in the Road at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Fork in the Road (see all)

Gastro Gnomes at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Gastro Gnomes (see all)

Schlafly Pumpkin Tapping at The Beer Trappe (5:00 PM)

= The Beer Trappe (see all)

The Brew Kettle Tap Takeover at Drake's (5:00 PM)

= Drake's (see all)

Saturday (Aug 2)

Sixth for a Cause: Friends of the KY Theatre (3:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Get ready to support one of Downtown Lexington's most loved destinations. On... (see more)

Fork in the Road at West Sixth (5:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)
= Fork in the Road (see all)

Gastro Gnomes at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Gastro Gnomes (see all)

Rolling Oven at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Rolling Oven Mobile Pizzeria (see all)

Sunday (Aug 3)

Beer School at The Beer Trappe - Pale Wheat Ale (4:00 PM)

= The Beer Trappe (see all)
4pm & 6pm

Gastro Gnomes at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Gastro Gnomes (see all)

Hanley's BBQ at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Hanley's BBQ (see all)

Monday (Aug 4)

Hanley's BBQ at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Hanley's BBQ (see all)

Rolling Oven at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Rolling Oven Mobile Pizzeria (see all)

West Sixth Pedals and Pints Club (6:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Bicycling club that meets at West Sixth every Monday. Choose your route, but be sure... (see more)

Tuesday (Aug 5)

United Way School Supply Drive and Happy hour at Country Boy (4:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)

Gastro Gnomes at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Gastro Gnomes (see all)

Rolling Oven at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Rolling Oven Mobile Pizzeria (see all)

Drake's Tap Nite! (6:00 PM)

= Drake's (see all)
Buy a 60oz table tap and get two glasses from the brewery to take home

West Sixth Running Club (6:30 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Wednesday (Aug 6)

Experimental Beer at West Sixth (3:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Fork in the Road at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Fork in the Road (see all)

Gastro Gnomes at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Gastro Gnomes (see all)

The Goose vs. The Grape! at Lexington Beerworks (5:00 PM)

= Lexington Beerworks (see all)

Which is the better complement to cheese and chocolate? Come join us as we welcome... (see more)

West Sixth Yoga Club (6:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)
Free Yoga!

Pint Night at Pazzo's: Unibroue Ephemere (6:30 PM)

= Pazzo's Pizza Pub (see all)
5.5% Apple Ale