Tuesday, October 9, 2012

"RateBeer 100" Beer Dinner at McGreivey's (10/4/12 in Waterford, NY)


Time for another beer dinner, this time at a new locale: McGreivey's restaurant in Waterford, NY (just outside of Albany). This was an interesting dinner in that there were five different beers from five different breweries represented. All of which rate 100 overall and/or by style on RateBeer.com

Thanks to Art Riley and Jared Kingsley for putting together this great event. Thanks to Ted and Andrew for helping me film it.

Here's the official description:
5 courses 5 different beers, all rated "100" www.ratebeer.com. Appetizer hour starts @6pm with assorted hors d'oerves and Prima Pilsner by Victory Brewing. 7pm sit down for a great meal paired with fantastic beers. Dinner will start with Jamaican Oxtail stew with butter beans and fried plantains/ St. Bernadus ABT12; Crab cocktail with mango sabayon over bibb lettuce/Unibroue Blanche de Chambly; Chicken Etouffe with fried oyster and dirty rice/Stone IPA and for dessert warm chocolate barley wine cake with cherry and dark chocolate sauces/ Firestone Walker Sucaba...Price is $50 per person plus tax and gratuity. Seating is limited Reservations required.