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2015 BooFest Sponsors

2015 BooFest Sponsors

By on Sep 28, 2015 in BooFest, BooFest 2015, Feature, Sponsor Spotlight |

Gordon Biersch leads the charge by being this year’s presenting sponsor, showing love to Louisville and the Highlands. And of course we have some other favorites, new and old who are showing their support for this now 12 year tradition. Be sure to come out and show them a little love in return. See all participating locations and their specials for BooFest...

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Back for Seconds at Dragon King’s Daughter

Back for Seconds at Dragon King’s Daughter

By on May 8, 2015 in Bardstown Bound, Bardstown Bound 2015, Beer Tour, Sponsor Spotlight, The Cast |

My excitement for the BARdstown Bound Bus Tour and pub crawl caused me to revise my original plan by adding a few extra stops. I got the details on the Highlands Beer Festival, and now it’s time to grab a table at Dragon King’s Daughter. While there will be plenty of beverages to choose from on the tour, and their beer selection is excellent, DKD adds some variety...

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ValuMarket & Highlands Beer Festival:  BARdstown Bound’s Home Base

ValuMarket & Highlands Beer Festival: BARdstown Bound’s Home Base

By on May 6, 2015 in Bardstown Bound, Bardstown Bound 2015, Beer Tour, Sponsor Spotlight, Starring Roles, The Cast |

With thousands set to attend, Highlands Beer Festival is the place to be on May 16, and makes for a perfect home base for the BARdstown Bound Bus Tour, which begins and ends at the festival. ValuMarket’s Manager, John Bizzell, is showing me around the store’s excellent beer cave and growler station while we talk about the event. I’m impressed by the selection on...

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Last Stop – Flat 12 Bierwerks

Last Stop – Flat 12 Bierwerks

By on Apr 24, 2015 in Bardstown Bound, Bardstown Bound 2015, Beer Tour, Sponsor Spotlight, The Cast |

Last Stop: Flat 12 Bierwerks I’m staying in Jeffersonville for the last stop on the BARdstown Bound Bus Tour, Flat 12 Bierwerks. The garage-style front doors are open, the shaded patio is comfortable, and the view of the bridge and downtown is fantastic. You also owe it to yourself to see the giant, neon purple “12” on the ceiling at least once. I’ve reviewed/tasted...

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KY Ale Race Day Session IPA

KY Ale Race Day Session IPA

By on Apr 24, 2015 in Bardstown Bound, Bardstown Bound 2015, Beer Tour, Sponsor Spotlight |

Alltech Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co. is the producer of award-winning beer and spirits and one of the few joint brewing and distilling operations – or “brewstilleries” – in the world. Since its founding in 2000 in downtown Lexington, its Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale® has grown to become the brewery’s flagship brew, capitalizing on the brewery’s proximity to...

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Stop #3: Buckhead on the River and Sam Adams

Stop #3: Buckhead on the River and Sam Adams

By on Apr 15, 2015 in Bardstown Bound, Bardstown Bound 2015, Beer Tour, Sponsor Spotlight |

Taking a Walk across the Bridge: Buckhead on the River A break in the clouds has provided a great opportunity to walk across the bridge and hit my next stop on the BARdstown Bound Bus Tour, Buckhead on the River. The view of the river is excellent, and Buckhead has a surprising variety of beers on tap. I want to keep tasting the beers that make up the tour, so I’ve...

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