Brewer's Ball @ Skippers - Tampa, FL

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The Dude

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Dec 26, 2006
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Lakeland, FL
Anyone going to be at the Brewer's Ball tomorrow at Skipper's in Tampa, FL? The beer list looks pretty good this year. Last year was my first year going and had a great time.

March 8, 2009
Noon to 5pm - Tickets $25
Presale Only (Sold Out)

The Best Florida Beer Championship culminates at the Brewers Ball at Skipper's Smokehouse where we present the winners of the Professional and Homebrew competitions. Celebrate the night with good food, good music ( band to be announced ), and great beer.

Sample all of the Gold-Medal winning beers from the Best Florida Beer Championships Pro Competition and participate in the judging of the homebrew keg competition.

From the website, "Our beer list has been confirmed for this year, expect to see:"

A1A Ale Works - King Street Light Lager
Big Bear Brewing Company - Polar Light; Black Bear Stout; Hibernation IPA
Charlie and Jake's - Double Trouble Barleywine
D.G. Yuengling and Son - Black and Tan
Dunedin Brewry - Red Head American Red Ale
Gordon Biersch - Hefeweizen
Hops Palm Harbor - Lumberjack Breakfast Oatmeal Stout
McGuires Irish Pub and Brewery, Pensacola - McGuires Millenium Ale (Belgian style strong pale); McGuires Porter; McGuires Imperial IPA; McGuires Breakfast Stout
Mcguires Irish Pub and Brewery, Destin - Destin's Millenium Ale
Orlando Brewing Partners-Olde Pelican; Blackwater Porter; Red Ale; Blonde Ale
Seven Bridges Grille and Brewery-Ole Woody; Vienna Lager; Winter Nip Porter
Tampa Bay Brewing Company-Wild Warthog Hefeweizen; Old Elephant Foot IPA
The Corner Cafe and Brewing - Gnarly Barley APA

brew hoperator

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Jan 17, 2008
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Reading, PA
I am not going but I will be looking forward to seeing the results.

It looks like a good list of beers to taste also.