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Octoberfest Beer Release Party Oct. 5

We’re all wondering where September went and how October snuck up on us BUT we’re ready to celebrate our favorite season once again with MORE BEER. The Fordham and Dominion Octoberfest Beer Release Party is next Thursday, October 5, from 4 to 7 pm. Octoberfest is a traditional Marzen brewed with eight types of imported German malts and three hop varieties. It is noted for smooth caramel notes and crisp bitterness. It pairs well with spicy cuisine, hearty stews and brats. Alcohol content 5.5%. For $4, your commemorative glass (pictured below) comes filled with Octoberfest. Additional pours are only $2 until 7 pm. Next month: Rosie Parks Oyster Stout. Mark your calendars:    … Read More >

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Candi Belgian Tripel Takes Home Gold At World Beer Cup

This past Friday at the Craft Brewer’s Conference in Denver, Colorado Dominion Brewing Co.‘s Candi received the Gold Medal in the Belgian Tripel Category at the World Beer Cup. There were 59 entries in the category but only one could win, beloved Candi! Candi was released at Rams Head restaurants this past October as one of our fall seasonals. It’s a favorite among many, brewed with Belgian Candy, and weighing in 9.5% abv. Saaz and Halltertau hops give this Belgian-style Tripel a clean, floral aroma. Golden in color, the soft sweetness of apricot and pear linger nicely against a dry finish with minimal hop bitterness. Candi is available on draft (seasonally) and in the Fall/Winter Pinup Pack See all the World Beer Cup winners here About World Beer Cup: “The mission of the World Beer Cup is to create greater consumer awareness… Read More >

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Octoberfest and Spiced Harvest Ale: Your Favorite Fall Seasonals Are Back This August

Sometimes we hate to admit it, especially when we’re enjoying this beautiful weather, but fall approaching doesn’t seem so bad when we take in to account that our favorite fall seasonals are back! This month we’re bringing you two beer release parties (yes, two!): Dominion Octoberfest this Thursday, August 1st and Fordham Spiced Harvest Ale on August 15th. Join us on the 1st from 4-6 PM for $5 commemorative glasses and $1 additional pours. Our special, one night only food pairing for the beer release is a baked pretzel loaded with cheddar and bacon with Octoberfest mustard for dipping for $5. (We’ll take two!) Octoberfest is modeled after a traditional German Maerzen. This amber colored lager contains three hop varieties, Tradition, Saaz, and Hallertau, and eight malts, including Vienna, Munich, Caramunich, Wheat, Dark Crystal, Carafoam and Chocolate. It is 6.0%… Read More >

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