On Tap This Week

Today (May 4)

Experimental Beer at West Sixth - Rye Pale Ale (3:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Roll 'N' Smoke at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Roll 'N' Smoke BBQ (see all)

Rolling Oven at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

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

Pint Night at Pazzo's - Deschutes Fresh Squeezed IPA (6:30 PM)

= Pazzo's Pizza Pub (see all)
6.4%, American IPA

Tomorrow (May 5)

Firkin Thursday at West Sixth - Lemongrass Wheat with Ginger and Lactose (3:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Country Boy Mexican Chocolate Stout Release (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)

We're celebrating Cinco de Mayo with the release of our Mexican Chocolate Stout on dra... (see more)

Ellos Tacos at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Ellos Tacos (see all)

Flight Night at Lexington Beerworks - Conco De Mayo (5:00 PM)

= Lexington Beerworks (see all)
Founders Mango Magnifico, Oskar Blues Beerito, Flying Dog Numero Uno, Ei8htball Gringo

Gastro Gnomes at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

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

Rolling Oven PLUS A Special Tapping of Macho Lime at Rooster Brew (5:30 PM)

= RoosterBrew (see all)
= Rolling Oven Mobile Pizzeria (see all)

Friday (May 6)

Maibock Seasonal Beer Release at Blue Stallion (12:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)

What better way to celebrate the impending return of summer than to tap one of our mos... (see more)

= Epic Cure (see all)

Buddy's World Famous at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)

Epic Cure at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Epic Cure (see all)

Gastro Gnomes AND Special Tapping of our Award Winning IPA "ELEPHANT" at RoosterBrew (5:30 PM)

= RoosterBrew (see all)

Red State BBQ at West Sixth (6:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)
= Red State BBQ (see all)

Saturday (May 7)

Gastro Gnomes at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

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

HogFather's at The Breakroom (5:00 PM)

= The Breakroom
= HogFathers BBQ and Catering (see all)

Rolling Oven at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

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

Smokee DT's at West Sixth (6:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)
= Smokee DT's (see all)

Sunday (May 8)

Mother's Day Brunch at Blue Stallion with The Gastro Gnomes (12:00 PM)

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

Beer School at The Beer Trappe - Berliner Weisse (4:00 PM)

= The Beer Trappe (see all)

Gastro Gnomes at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

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

Los Hermanos Locos at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Los Hermanos Locos (see all)

Monday (May 9)

Epic Cure at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Epic Cure (see all)

Brewers of Central Kentucky Monthly Meeting (7:00 PM)

= Lexington Beerworks (see all)

Tuesday (May 10)

Ellos Tacos at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Ellos Tacos (see all)

Gastro Gnomes at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

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

Test Batch Tuesday at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)

Drake's Takeaway Tuesday! (6:00 PM)

= Drake's (see all)

West Sixth Running Club (6:30 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

New Blogs

Year of New Beer: Jörmungandrsblod, HammerHeart Brewing (MN)

Written By: Dion on 05/03/2016
Rich, malty nose with baked bread, caramel, and earthy hops. On the tongue, the sweetness is... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Multi Use Warehouse IPA, Against the Grain Brewery/18th Street Brewery (KY/IN)

Written By: Dion on 05/02/2016
Presents like a saison as champagne yeast and bubblegum combine with a slightly grassy note on the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Bourbon Barrel Quad, West 6th Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 05/01/2016
Really nice nose features figs, dates, raisins, caramel, and subtle bourbon. On the tongue... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Punch Ale, Dugges/Stillwater Artisanal Ales (Sweden/MD)

Written By: Dion on 04/30/2016
So much peach and mango on the nose!! Awesome! On the tongue, the fruits come through in an... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Cranium, Triple Digit Brewing (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 04/29/2016
Rich, cake batter chocolate aroma, with dark fruits, caramel, vanilla, and bourbon. Lots of... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Super Floreale, Birrificio Le Baladin (Italy)

Written By: Dion on 04/28/2016
How do you say "Meh" in Italian? Light brown sugar and toasted bread crust on the nose, little... (see more)


Year of New Beer: The Machine, Marz Community Brewing (Chicago)

Written By: Dion on 04/27/2016
Light floral notes and cut grass give way to tropical fruits on the nose. On the tongue, lemon... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Pirate Bomb, Prairie Artisan Ales (OK)

Written By: Dion on 04/26/2016
Another beer that I'm a little slow in getting around to, but my patience is rewarded. A decadent... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Vanilla Bean Stout, Avery Brewing Company (CO)

Written By: Dion on 04/25/2016
Finally getting around to trying this one, and I must say I'm pleasantly surprised. Sweet, creamy... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Elephant Heart de Brettaville, Almanac Beer Co (CA)

Written By: Dion on 04/24/2016
The description on the label sold me--farmhouse ale aged in wine barrels with Elephant Heart plums... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Alley Time, Spiteful Brewing (Chicago)

Written By: Dion on 04/23/2016
Some bright citrus fruits on the nose, with some floral and toasted bread crust additions. The... (see more)


Year of New Beer: A Sampler of New Beers

Written By: Dion on 04/22/2016
A sampler of wee beers, all four of which were new to me. Moving L to R: Tiny Pig, Ei8ht Ball... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Restless Years, Temperance Beer Co (IL)

Written By: Dion on 04/21/2016
Big tropical fruit notes with only a touch of the expected rye spice. On the tongue, mango and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Slam Dunkel, Blue Stallion Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 04/20/2016
To celebrate the NCAA tournament, Blue Stallion ramped up their traditional Dunkel by doing what... (see more)


4th Annual Lexington Craft Beer Week

Written By: Chris Vandergrift on 04/19/2016
  4th Annual Lexington Craft Beer Week Kicks off May 13th Events Celebrating... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Akari Shogun, Half Acre Beer Co (Chicago)

Written By: Dion on 04/19/2016
 Light orange zest, coriander, grain husk, and floral hops on the nose. Solid citrus peel and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Bourbon Barrel Aged Agamemnon, Omnipollo (Sweden)

Written By: Dion on 04/18/2016
From the moment this beer hits the glass, it is apparent that you are in for a lush, decadent... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Ruby's Tears, Marz Community Brewing (Chicago)

Written By: Dion on 04/17/2016
Cranberry, green apple, and lemon all greet the nose, resting atop an essence of light saltwater.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Free Bird, Begyle Brewing (Chicago)

Written By: Dion on 04/16/2016
Pretty standard pale ale aromas with citrus peel and a lightly toasted malt on the nose. Very... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Vallejo, Half Acre Beer Co (Chicago)

Written By: Dion on 04/15/2016
The expected pine and grapefruit aromas fill the nose, but are joined by a very unusual, slightly... (see more)