Craft Beer Week Pick of the Day: Surly, Louie, Common Thread and Horse Face
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Welcome to the Madison Craft Beer Week , everyone.
Today begins the first in a series of articles on Madison.com featuring my picks of the hundreds of events celebrating great beer over the next 10 days. It’s been very exciting poring over the Beer Week event guide to put this series together. There are more great events than any one person can reasonably attend.
And today is perhaps the most difficult day for scheduling because of an embarrassment of riches. Most venues want to open Beer Week with a bang, and as such opening day is loaded.
Here are my favorite events today; I’d call them can’t-miss but with this many today, even a dedicated Beer Weeker can’t partake in them all. As always, check the event guide yourself and see if there’s a favorite brewery holding a tap takeover or a cool event at your neighborhood bar.
COMMON THREAD UNSPOOLED: The collaboration brew this year between nearly every local brewery and a hop growers […]