Beer tastings every Thursday afternoon at 4 p.m. Madison Wine Shop will pick some centered around a theme, or you can let them know what you'd like to try.
Past tastings have included:
A big monster brewed with Callebut Chocolate and Cherries from Liefmans brewery in Belgium. Enjoy this after dinner.
Nelson Imperial IPA
Big fruity maltiness and medium bodied with firm zingy hops on the finish.
Well balanced at 8.6% ABV.
Try with frozen mozzarella sticks.
Pitch Black IPA
Dark with firm hops and dry, slightly toasty maltiness on the palate.
Drink with a burger.
2009 Three Philosophers
Big and full with two years of age on this bottle. This is a strong Belgian Style ale brewed with cherries. Strong maltiness with a touch of tart fruit in the background.
Try with strong blue cheese.