From an email:
“Lou’s is turning this into a monthly tasting series and adding a mix of other local and national brands in the months to come, starting with Toppling.”
The eventbrite says:
“Fri, September 4, 2020
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Lou’s City Bar’s new tasting program is thrilled to welcome Toppling Goliath Brewing Company, founded in 2009 in Decorah, Iowa, for our second virtual tasting event. Toppling is world-renowned for their IPAs and barrel-aged stouts, including being named the #2 brewery in the world by Beer Advocate and boasting the #1 beer in the world since 2015.
Our guides for this tasting will be Toppling Goliath’s Hannah Bernatz and DC beer consultant Jace Gonnerman.
They will walk you through a 4-5 beer tasting including a mixed 4-pack of TG’s flagship Pseudo Sue, King Sue, Pompeii, and either Dragon Fandango or Dolphin Sparkles (limited qty, selection not guaranteed) — all beers with ratings above 4.0 on Untappd. We also have a limited quantity of the coveted Double Dry-Hopped King Sue bottles, available as an add-on for this tasting.
Please note that customers are limited to one 4-pack and one add-on bottle. All orders are served with Lou’s House-made Chips in flavors Salt & Pepper, Old Bay, and BBQ. Orders will be available for pick-up starting 9/1/20, and Zoom details for the tasting will be sent out 24-48 hours before the scheduled event. The tasting will be recorded and a link emailed to all attendees in case they are unable to make it for the 7pm start time. All purchasers are also entered into our raffle for a bottle of TG’s extremely limited release, Morning Delight Imperial Coffee Maple Stout. See full details on each beer below.
Pseudo Sue – 5.8% Hoppy Pale Ale – Toppling Goliath’s flagship beer. Single hopped with Citra for notes of bright citrus and mango – 4.16 Untappd Rating
Pompeii – 5.8% IPA – IPA hopped exclusively with Mosaic. Bright and aromatic with blueberry, pineapple, mango, and pine – 4.07 Untappd Rating
King Sue – 7.8% Double IPA – Pseudo Sue’s big brother. 100% Citra-hopped Imperial IPA. Lush, full, and packed with flavors and aromas of orange and pineapple – 4.37 Untappd Rating
Dragon Fandango – 4% Fruited Sour – A sour beer blended with dragon fruit, mango, and passion fruit. Tart and fruity with a dry finish – 4.29 Untappd Rating
Dolphin Sparkles – 7.3% American IPA – A modern take on a West Coast IPA with subtle malt and Citra and Nelson Sauvin hops – 4.07 Untappd Rating
DDH King Sue – King Sue on steroids. An extra Citra dry-hop lends extra haze, aromatics, and hop saturation – 4.53 Untappd Rating
Mornin’ Delight – 12% Imperial Coffee Maple Stout – One of the most sought-after beers anywhere. A massive imperial stout brewed with maple syrup and coffee – 4.59 Untappd Rating”
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We are pleased to welcome our great opera stars to the company!
Juliette Di Bello, Manuela Tomasz Korossy, Kristin Sampson from the NY City Opera Company, and Kevin Short of the Metropolitan Opera.
Don’t miss this unique holiday concert of seasonal favorites and hit arias from the operatic repertoire sung by our cast of stellar singers. Maestro Benichou will bring his infectious energy as he leads the WOS Festival Ensemble in an evening sure to remember. Glad tidings!
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Under the Gracious Patronage of H.E. Petra Schneebauer, Ambassador of Austria
Julien Benichou, Conductor
Kevin Short as Figaro
Manna K. Jones as Susanna
Stephen Powell as Count Almaviva
Laquita Mitchell as Contessa
Anna Kelly as Cherubino
Maggie Polglaze as Barbarina
John Gibney as Bartolo
Leah Heater as Marcellina
Christopher Jon Hartung as Antonio & Don Curzio
Narration provided by Robin Phillips
Embassy of Austria
3524 International Court NW
Washington, DC 20008
Doors Open/Cocktails 6:30 pm
Performance including Intermission 7:15 pm
Wine Reception with Heavy Hors d’oeuvres 9:15 to 10:30 pm
Box Seats $250
Orchestra Reserved $150
Seniors (over 65 years old) Unreserved $80 [sold out]
Students with ID $50
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