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Denizens of the Dark – upcoming event at Wingman Brewers celebrates the darkness

Attention all lovers of big, dark beers. Wingman Brewers in Tacoma just announced the pending release of Stratofortress and Bourbon Barrel Stratofortress at a special event at the brewery’s taproom on Saturday, November 22nd. The event, dubbed Denizens of the Dark, also features a selection of other big, dark beers from Wingman Brewers and guest breweries.

Want to hear, Ken Thoburn of Wingman Brewers talk about all this stuff, check out this post and podcast.

In all, there will be more than 15 beers on tap and in bottles for you to sample. For $7.00 you get a commemorative tasting glass and your first pour. Below, see more details straight from the source:


Denizens of the Dark

Saturday November 22nd from 2:00 – 11:00.

By now, you’ve probably noticed that it is getting dark earlier. Most of us now wake up in the dark and go home in the dark. While the daylight may be fleeting, there is hope: winter beers will see us through! A malty, roasty, chocolatey barrel-aged hug is just what everyone needs to help them navigate the dark days.

Inhabitants of of the the Puget Sound Region and beyond! Denizens of the dark! We have a special event in store just for you. Join us in our taproom to celebrate the bottle releases of Stratofortress and Bourbon Barrel Stratofortress. These dark and strong beers will be joined by some of their equally dark and strong companions in a bottle and draft selection that you can’t afford to miss:

Bourbon Barrel Stratofortress
Jack’ o Fortress
Bourbon Barrel Big Baby Flat Top
Bourbon Barrel P-51 Porter
Oak Aged Heavy Bevvy Scotch Ale
2013 Stratofortress (limited bottle release)
Lost Abbey Bourbon Angels Share
Alesmith Speedway Stout
2013 Dogfish Head World Wide Stout
2013 The Bruery 6 Geese-A-Laying
Epic Brewing Big Bad Baptist
North Coast Old Stock
Pelican Barrel Aged Poire
2013 Scaldis Noel
local hard cider

$7 gets you a commemorative Cthulhu snifter and your first pour.

RSVP at our Facebook Event Page and don’t forget to invite a designated driver if you plan to sample more than a few of these very strong brews.

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