Gainesville Craft Beer Week TappingsApril 13, 2015
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Gainesville Craft Beer Week is a week of craft beer celebration leading up to and culminating with the Hogtown Craft Beer festival.
There will be events going on all around Gainesville, and we’re throwing down at The Wetlands too with some rare and new craft beers!
Tuesday (Ephemeral) 4/14: Swallowtail Sweet Potato Brown Ale
This beer was created in conjunction with our friends from Swallowtail Farms for their Spring Festival featuring world-renownedd farmer Joel Salatin. They debuted the beer at the festival, and we are lucky enough to be tapping a keg of it here at The Wetlands!
Wednesday 4/15: The return of Catherine’s Passion and the release of the Eternal Blonde Ale
Catherine’s Passion has taken a bit of a hiatus from appearing at The Wetlands. But, we’ve brought her back for Gainesville Craft Beer Week! This is a draft only release, so come in and get your hands on a glass before she hits the road again.
Eternal Blonde Ale is a beer that we have been working on for about a year with our friends from the Florida Springs Institute. The guys at Florida Springs Institute fight for one of our favorite natural treasures in Florida… the springs. We brewed this craft beer to help them not only raise money, but to also raise awareness to the threats that the Florida springs face, and what we can do to help. We’ll be tapping this craft beer for the first time ever on Wednesday at The Wetlands, and every glass will go toward helping the Florida Springs Institute fight the good fight for our springs.
Keep an eye out around town also for some really fun events including beer dinners, tap takeovers and others… see you all around The Wetlands and at the Hogtown Craft Beer Festival! Cheers!