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Events List

June 26, 2018 - 5:30pm

Atwater Beer Dinner

Join us for an expertly paired tasting event with our friends from Atwater Brewery. Featuring 5 beers across 4 courses with locally sourced ingredients used in every dish.

 

Tickets are available here

July 2, 2018 - 11am

Canada Day Tap Feature

In observance of Canada Day, the holiday marking the independence of our neighbors to the north, we will be tapping some of Canada’s finest craft offerings available this side of the Detroit River!

 

Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery {Barrie, Ontario, Canada}

The Chocolate Manifesto

Imperial Milk Stout w/ Cacao Nibs, Cacao Powder & Lactose Sugar //  10% ABV

 

Flying Monleys Craft Brewery {Barrie, Ontario, Canada}

Live Transmission Milkshake IPA

American IPA w/ Lactose Sugar, Grapefruit, Orange Peel, & Coconut White Tea // 6.4% ABV

 

Unibroue {Chambly, Quebec, Canada}

La Fin Du Monde

Belgian-Style Tripel // 9% ABV

 

Nickel Brook Brewing Co. {Burlington, Ontario, Canada}

Kentucky Bastard

BBA Russian Imperial Stout // 14.5% ABV

 

Nickel Brook Brewing Co. {Burlington, Ontario, Canada}

Ceres Cucumber Lime Gose

Gose w/ Cucumber & Lime // 4% ABV

 

Refined Fool Brewing Co. {Sarnia, Ontario, Canada}

Troll Toll

American Cream Ale // 5% ABV

July 4, 2018 - 11am

Bangerz Only

Its a whale of an ale! Unicorns are real! On the first Wednesday of every month, we raid our cellar and tap one of the most rare, special, or just downright delicious beers we can find. We like to call them Bangerz! Every Banger will be tapped at open, but when its gone its gone. We will have no regrets. Will you?

“A variety of our Barista aged in bourbon barrels with loads of chocolate”

Wolverine Brewing Co. // Bourbon Barrel Chocolate Barista BBA Vienna Lager w/ Chocolate & Coffee // 8% ABV

July 21, 2018 - 11am

Belgian National Day

Belgian National Day is July 21

Belgium's national holiday commemorates July 21st, 1831 on which Leopold of Saxe-Cobourg swore allegiance to the new Belgian constitution, thus becoming the nation’s first monarch. The king’s vow marked the start of the independent state of Belgium under a constitutional monarchy and parliament. We’ll celebrate Belgium’s independence day through the weekend in classic HopCat Fashion- with our favorite beer & Crack Frites!

==Belgian Draft Selection==

Bieres de Chimay {Baileux, Belgium}: Premiere / Trappist Dubbel / 7%

Brasserie Dupont {Tourpes, Belgium}: Saison Dupont / Saison / 6.5%

Brouwerij Lindemans {Vlezenbeek, Belgium}: Lindemans Framboise / Belgian Lambic w/ Raspberry / 2.5%

Brouwerij St. Bernardus {Watau, Belgium}: ABT 12 / Belgian Quad / 10%

Brouwerij Van Steenberge {Evergem, Belgium}: Monk’s Cafe / Oud Bruin / 5.5%

Brouwerij Rodenbach {Roselare, Belgium}: Rodenbach Classic / Flanders Red Ale / 5.2%

Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck {Ingelmunster, Belgium}: St. Louis Gueuze Fond Tradition / Gueuze / 5%

 

==Bottles==

Bieres de Chimay {Baileux, Hainut}: Dorée / Belgian Pale Ale w/ Spices / 4.8% ABV / 11.2oz Bottle

Bieres de Chimay {Baileux, Hainut}: Grand Reserve / Trappist Belgian Strong Dark Ale / 9% ABV / 11.2oz Bottle

Brasserie d’Orval {Villers-devant-Orval, Luxembourg): Orval / Trappist Belgian Pale Ale / 7% ABV / 11.2oz Bottle

Brouwerij der Sint-Benedictusabdij de Achelse Kluis {Hamont-Achel, Limburg}: Achel 8 Blonde / Trappist Belgian Tripel / 8% ABV / 11.2oz Bottle

Brouwerij der Sint-Benedictusabdij de Achelse Kluis {Hamont-Achel, Limburg}: Achel 8 Bruin / Trappist Belgian Dubbel / 8% ABV / 11.2oz Bottle

Brouwerij der Trappisten van Westmalle {Malle, Antwerpen}: Westmalle Trappist Dubbel / Trappist Belgian Dubbel / 8% ABV / 11.2oz Bottle

Brouwerij der Trappisten van Westmalle {Malle, Antwerpen}: Westmalle Trappist Tripel / Trappist Belgian Tripel / 9.5% ABV / 11.2oz Bottle

Stift Engelszell: Benno / Trappist Dubbel / 6.9% ABV / 11.2oz Bottle

 

==Food Feature==

Crack Frites: Our awesome, beer-battered French fries sprinkled with our signature cracked pepper seasoning, served Belgian-style with blue cheese-black pepper aioli and pesto aioli.

July 24, 2018 - 5:30PM

Belgian National Beer Dinner

Join us for an expertly paired tasting event. This month, to celebrate Belgian National Day we will be featuring some of Belgium’s finest beers that are available to us here in the United States. Featuring 5 beers across 4 courses with locally sourced ingredients used in every dish.

 

Opening Beer: Saison DuPont // Belgian Saison // 4.2% ABV

 

1st Course: Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck’s St. Louis Geueze Fond Tradition // Gueuze  // 5% ABV

Paired w/ Fresh Haricot Vert & Tomato Salad

 

2nd Course: De Koningshoeven Brewery’s La Trappe Tripel // Belgian Tripel // 8% ABV

Paired w/ Pickled Mussels

 

3rd Course: Brouwerij Van Steenberge Calvados BA Gulden Draak // Belgian Quadrupel // 10.5% ABV

Paired w/Choucroute Garnie

 

4th Course: Brouwerij Lindemans Framboise // Belgian Raspberry Lambic // 2.5% ABV

Paired w/ Turtle Semifreddo

Purchase tickets here