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“Prost!” A Salute to the Beer Styles of Germany

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Houston Galleria

5839 Westheimer Rd.
Houston, TX 77057

Date: July 24, 2014

Time: 7:00pm

Event Type: Other Event

Price: $90 per Guest Plus tax and gratuity

Special Guest: Eric Warner, German Beer Expert & Co-Founder of Karbach Brewing Co.

Eric Warner has been involved in almost every aspect of the craft brewing industry for the last 25 years including: brewery and brewpub operations, recipe formulation, brewery design and brand development. Mr. Warner was formerly the CEO of Flying Dog Brewery, where he oversaw a five-fold growth of the company. He is currently brewmaster and founding partner at Houston based Karbach Brewing Company, the second-fastest growing brewery in the US according to The New Yorker. Karbach just broke ground on a $15 MM expansion that will expand its capacity from 40,000 to 225,000 barrels and Mr. Warner is overseeing the project.

A recognized expert in the brewing industry, he has been on the prestigious Great American Beer Festival and World Beer Cup judging panels for the past 20 years and has also authored two books and several articles on brewing. Mr. Warner attained his brewing credentials by graduating from the Technical University of Munich at Weihenstephan with a Diplom-Braumeister degree in 1990.

Prost! Raise your glass to toast the beers of Germany. Join Pappas Bros. Houston in welcoming Eric Warner, German beer expert & co-founder of Karbach Brewing Co., for a dinner featuring some of the most interesting beer styles that Germany has to offer. 

Beer Dinner Menu

Hors d’Ouevres

Karbach Love Street Summer Seasonal

First Course

 Seafood White Gazpacho
vanilla clams, Maine lobster, jumbo lump crab, cilantro oil

Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier  |  Prof. Fritz Briem 1809  |  Ayinger Ur-Weisse

Second Course

Slow Roasted Speck-Wrapped
Breast of Chicken
butternut squash spaghetti, sage, ginger, cinnamon

Weihenstephaner Original     |     Prof. Fritz Briem 13th Century Grut Bier  

Third Course

Braised Kobe Boneless Short Ribs
wild mushrooms, roasted corn, yellow grits, beef reduction

Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier Marzen  |  Pinkus Mueller Munster Alt  |  Weihenstephaner Vitus     

Fourth Course

Chef Selection of Cheese & Fruit Plate

Ayinger Celebrator  |  Schneider Aventinus Eisbock

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