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2013 WQPT Brew Ha Ha 2 Official Guide

Its A Party for your Tastebuds!


f its September it must be Brew Ha Ha! We are looking forward to a typically sensational Saturday in LeClaire Park for tasting, games, and entertainment all with a very special purpose to help support your local public television station, WQPT. This November 3rd we will be celebrating 30 years as your PBS station. During that time we have seen so many changes in the media landscape, but through it all WQPT has continued to bring you great programming each and every day, and educational outreach to our areas children.

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We are also celebrating two new local programs on our air Hola America, (Fridays at 6:30 pm) hosted by Natalie Zarowny. The show takes you on a weekly journey through the sights and sounds of the Hispanic community in the greater Quad Cities area. Plus, a limited run series Originals: from RME, (Saturdays at 10:30 pm) that features some of our areas musicians as they play their original music on the community stage of the River Music Experience. Your support through this event or by becoming a member of WQPT, makes all of this possible. THANK YOU!

Welcome

Every year we try and bring you something new. This year we are delighted to welcome Johnson Brothers of Iowa. This family owned business founded in 1985, started in the Central Iowa Golden Circle and has expanded to cover all of Iowas 99 counties. They will be showcasing nine Breweries and 25 beers at Brew Ha Ha. Be sure to stop by and say hi to Johnson Brothers of Iowa.

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Special Release Beers

Form a line at the following booths to try some of these special beer tastes: 2:00 p.m. Booth #14 Boulevards Tank 7 3:00 p.m. Booth #19 August Schells Octoberfest 3:30 p.m. Booth #14 Boulevards Harvest Dance White Wine Ale

Text to Give

While you are enjoying the park, the entertainment, the games and the tasting, you can also make a donation to the station. Its as simple as sending a text. For more information check out the posters throughout the park at Brew Ha Ha.

Brew Ha Ha Planning Committee


Lora Adams Bea Brasel Tim Combites Katelyn Darling Shawn Eldridge

Steve Horinka Joan Kranovich Jamie Lange Chris Odendahl Anne Spoden

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Jim the Mule. Photo by Elizabeth Somes

Entertainment:
Live Music
Jim the Mule, a seasoned band based in the Quad Cities blends the twang of country with the gritty rock & roll textures of the late 60s and early 70s to produce something best described as Midwestern Alt-Country. Mark Lush of MidwestBands.com said it best, They draw inspiration from a myriad of styles ... . Jim the Mule performance times: 1:00-2:30 pm and 3:15-4:30 pm.

Comedy

The Blacklist Improv Comedy Troupe returns for another great year, helping to put the Ha Ha into Brew Ha Ha. They describe themselves as unscripted, uncensored and unbelievably funny! Every show features the areas most talented stand-up comics and ends with the signature improv stylings of the Blacklist. They will have you rolling in your seats with outrageous scenes, crazy games, and strange songs in order to get you to laugh 100 times! The laughter reigns from 2:30-3:15 pm.

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Are you the Designated Driver for your group? If so, be sure to stop at our DD Tent and get your DD wristband. Youll receive a bag containing small gift items, plus you will have the opportunity to sign up to win larger gifts with drawings held every half hour at the tent. DDs also receive free bottled water and treats. Its our way of saying thanks for caring about the safety of your friends and being responsible.

Designated Driver Tent

Games

Yeah we heard you and were happy to report that the silly and fun games are back! Brew Ha Ha isnt just about great beer. Its about the crazy games too! The games area has expanded and this year its guaranteed to be an even bigger hit. Your favorites - the growler hold and grand prize game - are returning. Come and see what else we have in store for you!

There will be a variety of food vendors to serve you. Big Dogs Hot Dogs Hungry for a Chicago Dog, Italian Sausage or Gyros? Stop by their stand for these favorites and more. Jimmys Snack Shack Will be firing up the grill with homemade hamburgers, tenderloins, wings, ribs and more. Johnnys Meat Market Their sandwiches and BBQ is sure to delight. Restaurante El Mariachi Authentic Mexican food serving home-style tacos, tostadas, burritos, nachos and more.

Food Vendors

Event Proceeds

Proceeds from this event benefit WQPT, your regional PBS station serving viewers in Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois. WQPT is a public media service of Western Illinois University.
No pets or strollers allowed You must be 21 years old to attend Brew Ha Ha. We reserve the right to refuse service to individuals who appear intoxicated. Please drink responsibly. Thank you.

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The Breweries & Their Beers - 2013


only natural ingredients water, malted barley, fresh whole hops and yeast. Davenport, IA Porter Is hopped at a very high rate, www.dimitriwine.com/ and is naturally carbonated to produce In 1984, Dimitri Papageorgiou launched an intensely rich flavor and thick creamy Dimitri Wine & Spirits, Inc. and they head. provide a vast assortment of wine and Chameleon Brewing Company beer available for distribution. Dimitri Milwaukee, WI and his staff are known for their vast www.chameleonbrewing.com knowledge of their products, and those Fire Light - This easy drinking beer has who make it and those who drink it. been lightly kissed by flames for a golden color, and a toasty light malt finish. Booth # 1 Witty White Wheat - Witty, a light Dimitri Wine & Spirits and refreshing wit beer with engaging Blue Cat Brew Pub Rock Island, IL complexity. www.bluecatbrewpub.com Hop on Top Ale - Savor this aromatic nonTucks Tenacious Trippel Marriage of bitter brew featuring a complex bouquet spicy, fruity and alcohol flavors supported of dried flowers and hops. by a soft malt character. Low to moderate phenols are peppery in character. Esters Booth # 3 are reminiscent of citrus fruit such as Dimitri Wine & Spirits Domestic orange or sometimes lemon. Madhouse Brewing Co. Newton, IA Coriander and Orange A spiced www.madhousebeer.com American wheat beer brewed with fresh Coffee Stout Is rich and smooth with oranges, coriander seed and ginger root. just a hint coffee flavor. It is crafted using One of Blue Cats top sellers, its a thirstfive different malted grains, which results quenching beer perfect for the summer! in dark color and flavors of chocolate and Howling Man Imperial I.P.A - Has the heavily roasted malt. creamy, full body of a stout with the Hopburst IPA - Is a relatively new brewing hoppiness of an India Pale Ale. Howling technique in which the vast majority Man has an incredible profile of both floral of hops are added to the kettle late in almost sweet hoppiness combined with a the boil in order to achieve enhanced crisp hop bitterness. extraction of hop components (i.e.

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Hopbursting gives you tons of hop flavor and aroma!) Dimitri Wine & Spirits Domestic Nectar Brewing Co. Paso Robles, CA Anchor Brewing Company San Francisco, CA www.nectarales.com www.anchorbrewing.com Red Ale Is a robust yet elegant brew Steam Beer - A deep amber color, thick with distinctive accents of toasted malt, creamy head, and rich flavor. caramel, spice and residual sweetness. Liberty Ale - Brewed strictly according to Brown Ale - Is a one-of-a-kind brew traditional brewing methods and like all that boasts an incredibly rich profile Anchor Brewing Company products, uses and unique herb-accented flavor that is

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attributable to the incorporation of hemp seeds into the brewing process. Seadog Brewing Co. Portland, ME www.seadogbrewing.com Apricot Wheat Is a crisp and quenching wheat ale with a subtle essence of fresh apricots. Raspberry Wheat Ale - A dry, crisp refreshing ale with the added essence of raspberries. Hazelnut Porter - Different malted barley combined to create a distinctive, full-bodied beer with a roasted nuttiness, uniquely enhanced by a hint of hazelnuts. balanced malt profile for a crisp, clean beer with subtle bitterness. Black IPA - The dry roasted flavors combined with the hop bitterness and aroma of an American IPA to create a mind blowing, beer drinking experience. Holigan Pale Ale Brewed using whole cone hops, Hooligan is our take on an English Style Pale Ale. But dont take our word for it, go out and pound a Hooligan for yourself!

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Dimitri Wine & Spirits Domestic Shipyard Brewing Company - Portland, ME www.shipyard.com Summer Ale Has a golden color, mellow malted wheat flavor and less happy characteristics, its sure to please those looking for a clean, cool taste sensation on long, hot summer days. Pugslys Smashed Blueberry A hybrid between a Porter and a Scotch Ale. Upfront there are notes of coffee and chocolate beautifully accentuated by the aroma of blueberries. The finish features a delicate balance of sweet fruit and dry hops. Old Thumper Special Ale Is nontraditional English Bitter, brewed in the US solely by Shipyard. Has a hint of sweetness with fruit aromas, smooth texture and a dry hoppy finish. Sprecher Brewing Company Glendale, Wisconsin www.sprecherbrewery.com Oktober Fest Traditionally brewed to celebrate the harvest season, this reddishbrown lager has a rich caramel character and a long flavorful finish. Its delicious malty sweetness is nicely accented by a slighty fruity bouquet and a mild hop flavor. Summer Ale Is the perfect summer beer. Its rich golden color compliments the mild, earthy, spicy hop aromas & well

Dimitri Wine & Spirits Select Imports Xingu (Brazil) Its secret lies in being a beer with a distinguished and delicious taste while at the same time being very easy to drink. Rince Cochon Belgium Blonde (Belgium) A Belgian Blonde Ale from the Flanders region. This ale is refermented in the bottle, resulting in sediment at the bottom. Pour delicately to obtain a nice head. Dominant caramel flavor mixed with the bitterness of roasted malts and hops. Imperial Czech Lager (Czech Republic) - Is an all-Zatec hopped Pilsner made with four kettle additions for good bitterness and conditioned for more than 100 days. Cerne Czech Dark (Czech Republic) - Its a special dark lager produced from five types of malt with a striking full flavour and light bitterness. Wychwood Wychcraft Blonde (England) - Has a heady burst of fresh citrus aroma derived from three infusions of Styrian golding hops. A sprig of gentle warming malty flavor finishes with a dry biscuit note and a counterpoise of bitterness. Scare Crow Organic Ale (England) - Is a wonderfully refreshing Golden Ale evoking lazy, hazy days of summer in golden meadows and ripe barley fields. King Goblin Strong Ale (England) - Is hand crafted from roasted chocolate and crystal malts, with a timely infusion of jiggles, sovereign, styrian and cascade hops to produce an indulgently rich, full, smooth beer of exceptional quality and character.

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Dimitri Wine & Spirits Select Imports St. Peters IPA (England) Is traditionally highly hopped and robustso it couldsurvive the long voyage to the Indian sub-continent. St. Peters Cream Stout (England) - An aromatic, strong, dark chocolate cream stout with a satisfying bittersweet aftertaste. St. Peters Grapefruit (England) - Is in complete harmony with the hops and malt. Excellent as an apritif or as a refreshing change. Weihenstephan Dunkelweizen (Germany) - Supple, malty and mellow. Its harmonious flavour is the great strength of their dark wheat beer. Weihenstephan Pilsner (Germany) Slightly bitter, mild, with a fragrance of hops. Their Pilsner is a cut above the ordinary. A beer with character. Belhaven Scottish Ale (England) Delivering a sweet, smooth and creamy finish, Scottish Ale has a stunning ruby colour in the glass. Magic. Moritz Cervezas (Spain) Clean as a whistle pale gold with a thin white head. Good slightly sweet malt, really nice delicate citric hops. Lovely balance of sweet and bitter. Pair with tapas!

hops and a moreish thirst-quenching edge. Brewed in association with Churchill Heritage the ale is a tribute to one of the worlds greatest statesmen, political thinkers and orators. Augustiner-Brau Wagner Maximater Dopplebock (Germany) Very malty, with strong nutty and bready flavors. Augustiner-Brau Wagner Edelstoff Lager (Germany) Brewed according to the strict stipulations of the Bavarian Reinheitsgebot of 1516 which fulfill the highest requirements. Exquisite quality has always been tradition at Augustiner, the oldest brewery of Munich.

Wolfe Beverage Company


Davenport, IA Founded in 1978, is Eastern Iowas beer wholesaler, distributing a variety of fine products brewed from around the Midwest, the USA, and the world.

Front Street Brewery Davenport, IA www.frontstreetbrew.com Raging River Ale - A commemorative brew named after the great flood of 93. This is a bronze colored beer made with the highest quality malts and specially chosen hops to give this beer that extra Booth # 7 hop bitterness with a delightful hop Dimitri Wine & Spirits Select Imports bouquet. A true English Ale. St. Ambroise Oatmeal Stout (Canada) - Bucktown Stout - This name comes This intensely black ale carries strong hints from the notorious red light district of of espresso and chocolate. The oatmeal some 100 years ago in which Front Street contributes body and ensures a longBrewery is located. An extra dark, almost lasting mocha-colored head. black bottom brew, smooth with a slight Gosser Lager (Austria) Nice and coffee flavor, achieved by the use of highly refreshing with still remaining a fuller flavor. roasted barley and black malts. This beer is Marstons Oyster Stout (England) - Is known as the espresso of beers. brought about by fermentation with the Hefe Weizen - A true German style wheat Marstons strain of yeast. Taken from the beer brewed with a noble German yeast Burton Unions, this yeast is very active and and using wheat grown in the heartland. gives full attenuation of beer giving a dry The results are smooth, refreshing and clean after-palate. unique beer served with a slice of lemon. Freight House IPA

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Wolfe Beverage Company Miller/Coors Co. Milwaukee, WI www.millercoors.com Redds Apple Ale Crisp like an apple, but brewed like an ale. Its an apple flavored golden ale with low malt and bitterness cues. With a crisp clean finish that allows the natural apple flavor to come through, this ale is for those times when you are looking to branch out and try something different. Redds Strawberry Ale A flavored golden ale with low malt and bitterness cues. You will taste strawberries followed by the crisp clean finish of apples. Coors Banquet - Was born in the Rockies and has been a proud part of the American experience for generations. Stubbornly refusing to change, or even compromise, since 1873. Hoppin Helles - A true German Helles brewed with five American hops. It starts bright and citrusy with a nice tropical aroma that ends with a tangy spice finish.

Wolfe Beverage Company Peace Tree Brewing Co. Knoxville, IA www.peacetreebrewing.com Red Rambler (Red Ale) Is brewed with the finest quality pale, caramel, and lightly roasted malts. This complex combination of malts, contribute to the deep red color and malty flavor. This is balanced with the flavor, bitterness and aromas of three varieties of hops. Hop Wrangler (IPA) Used American and English malt, then American and English hops are added during the mash, first wort, boil, and finally its dry hopped for aroma. Belgium gets involved with the Booth # 10 yeast and a special candy sugar finish for Wolfe Beverage Company smoothness and flavor. Blue Moon Brewery Co. Golden, CO Blonde Fatale (Blonde Ale) - Is blonde in www.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com color from the pale malted barley varieties. Rounders (Pale Ale) Is crafted with It is delicately hopped with Styrian hibiscus and orange peel for a hint Golding and Celeia for medium bitterness of spiciness and touch of wheat for a and aroma. smoother, rounder taste. Short Straw (Farmhouse) expression Booth # 12 blends the spiciness of a Farmhouse Ale Wolfe Beverage Company with the tartness of a Flanders Red for a New Belgium Brewery - Fort Collins, CO remarkably refreshing finish. www.newbelgium.com Harvest Pumpkin Ale Is crafted with Fat Tire (Amber Ale) -Toasty malt, gentle pumpkin and spices of cinnamon, sweetness, flash of fresh hop bitterness. nutmeg, cloves, and allspice for a taste The malt and hops are perfectly balanced. youll want to fall right into. Rampant (Imperial IPA) - Hint of Leinenkugels Brewery - Chippewa Falls, WI sweetness in the background from malt, www.leinie.com the rest is a story of ambitious but not Oktoberfest - Has a toasted malt flavor overwhelming bitterness. and subtle, spicy hop notes that make it Trippel (Belgian Style Ale) - Pronounced perfect for celebrating fall in true German (triple) opens with a bold blast of hops fashion. that slowly gives way to the fruity esters Orange Shandy A crisp, refreshing implied by our Belgian yeast strain. In wheat beer with natural orange flavor the Belgian tradition of brewing singles, inspired by the fall orange harvests. Has doubles and triples, Trippel is the a zesty, citrus taste, Orange Shandy is just strongest with the longest fermentation.

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Wolfe Beverage Company The Boston Beer Co. Boston, MA www.samueladams.com Sam Adams Octoberfest A rich, deep golden amber hue which itself is reflective of the season. Masterfully blending together four roasts of barley to create a delicious harmony of sweet flavors including caramel and toffee. Sam Adams Boston Lager - Is the result of a perfect combination of our signature hand selected ingredients and a traditional four vessel brewing process. Angry Orchard- Cincinnati, OH www.angryorchard.com Crisp Apple Cider This crisp and refreshing cider offers sweet apple notes up front with a subtle dryness at the finish for a balanced cider taste. Tasman Red (Red IPA) - The hops are balanced by a core of roasty malts that give this brew body and richness with hints of toffee. This flavorful brew is rounded and smooth with a dry and citrusy hop finish.

Founders Brewing Co. Grand Rapids, MI www.foundersbrewing.com Dirty Bastard Dark ruby in color and brewed with seven varieties of imported malts. Complex in finish, with hints of smoke and peat, paired with a malty richness and a right hook of hop power to give it the bad attitude that a beer named Dirty Bastard has to live up to. Aint for the wee lads. Centennial IPA Get ready to bask in the glory of the frothy heads floral bouquet. Relish the citrus accents from the abundance of dry hopping. This ones sweet, yet balanced. Malty undertones shake hands with the hop character for a finish that never turns too bitter.

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Wolfe Beverage Company Boulevard Brewing Co. - Kansas City, MO www.boulevard.com Unfiltered Wheat (Wheat) Is lively, refreshing ale with a natural citrusy flavor and distinctive cloudy appearance. This easy drinking American-style wheat beer has become our most popular offering, and the best-selling craft beer in the Midwest. Tank 7 (Farmhouse Ale)* Big surge of fruity aromatics and grapefruit-hoppy notes, the flavor of this complex, strawcolored ale tapers off to a peppery, dry finish. * Serving at 2:00 pm Harvest Dance (White Wine Ale)* - Is a somewhat recent stylistic development, akin to barleywines in strength, but brewed with a large portion of wheat malt, which provides a soft mouthfeel to

Wolfe Beverage Company Empyrean Brewing Company Lincoln, NE www.empyreanbrewingco.com Dark Side Vanilla Porter - Smooth, dark and roasted with highlights of chocolate, coffee and vanilla. Third Stone Brown - Sweetly smooth with nutty hints of roasted caramel flavor. Watchman (IPA) Keeps the bitterness firm, but in check, and is accented by floral and citrus notes from the hops. Domino Effect (Transitional Ale) - A toast to the transition of the seasons: silky wheat and hearty oats with a crisp, hop character. One thing leads to another.

Glazers Distributors of Iowa

Urbandale, IA Glazers of Iowa is one of the largest beer and wine distributors in the state. Glazers has been in Iowa for over 10 years and operates out of three key Iowa cities.

2013 WQPT Brew Ha Ha 15 Official Guide Dead Guy Ale In the style of a German Booth #16 Maibock, using our proprietary Pacman
Glazers Distributors of Iowa Sierra Nevada Brewery Chico, CA www.sierranevada.com Pale Ale Its unique piney and grapefruit aromas from the use of whole-cone American hops have fascinated beer drinkers for decades and made this beer a classic, yet it remains new, complex and surprising to thousands of beer drinkers every day. Torpedo Is an aggressive yet balanced beer with massive hop aromas of citrus, pine and tropicalfruit. Seasonal

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Glazers Distributors of Iowa Stevens Point Brewery Stevens Point, WI www.pointbeer.com Point Beyond the Pale IPA - Golden in color with a heavenly hop aroma, Beyond the Pale IPA is artfully balanced with celestial hop flavor and clean malt character. Point Oktoberfest - An authentic Marzen style lager beer, a style reminiscent of the beers originally brewed for the first Oktoberfest celebrations in Germany during the early 1800s. Craft brewed using Hallertauer Hops and sweet Vienna roasted malts result in a full flavored, finely balanced beer brewed in celebration of the upcoming season. James Page Casper White Stout - Pours a dark golden color, nice thick head that dissipates rather quickly. Very unique beer, looks almost like a hefeweizen, but tastes like a stout. Hints of chocolate and malt. James Page Yabba Dhaba Chai Tea Porter - Seriously bold flavors of ginger, cinnamon, clove, cardamom, anise combined with a six-malt blend, make this a hands-down discovery in beer.

ale yeast. Its deep honey in color with a malty aroma and a rich hearty flavor. Hazelnut Brown Nectar A nutty twist to a traditional European Brown Ale. Dark brown in color with a hazelnut aroma, a rich nutty flavor and a smooth malty finish. Brutal Bitter IPA An Imperial bitter with exotic traditional floor malts, citrusy, hoppy flavor, stupendous hop aroma. Pumpkin Patch Ale Includes Rogue Farms pumpkins, great western 2-row, carawheat, weyermann carafe malts, Rogue micro hopyard rebel hops, ginger, cloves, vanilla bean, cinnamon, cardamom, nutmeg, free range coastal water and pacman yeast.

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Glazers Distributors of Iowa Rogue Brewery http://www.rogue.com

Glazers Distributors of Iowa August Schell Brewing Co. - New Ulm, MN www.schellsbrewery.com Schell Octoberfest* - Brewed with the perfect balance of Pale, Munich, and Cara Pils malt with Liberty and Perle hops to create a rich, smooth taste. *Serving at 3:00 pm Schell Goose or Chimney Sweep (Goose) is our interpretation of a traditional, German-style Gose. The beer pours clear, golden orange in color, with a thick white foam head. Schell Firebrick - Is a refreshing all-malt lager with an amber-red hue that reflects the feeling of the brewery itself. Grain Belt Premium - With its crisp, unique flavor, Premium quickly became the flagship of the Grain Belt brand. And still is to this day. Grain Belt Nordeast - Is an American Amber lager and is the newest member to the Grain Belt Family. It has a light maltiness and hop aroma with a mild bitterness. Smooth taste with an excellent drinkability.

2013 WQPT Brew Ha Ha 16 Official Guide a scent of the used spice, coriander Booth # 20 and bitter orange. Smooth beer, thirstGlazers Distributors of Iowa Ciderboys Cider Company www.ciderboys.com Magic Apple Come alive to crisp apple hard cider blended with the fresh taste of strawberries, soft and deep red, backed by mouth watering sweetness and a delicate hint of tartness. This is Magic Apple Hard Cider kicked up with a hint of Saturday night. We blend it a little differently around here. If youve never tried it, get ready for confetti. Raspberry/Seasonal - Apple-Raspberry Hard Cider.Your first taste breaks into a thirsty grin. Taste number two confirmsthe first. One more taste, and positive vibes roar. Raspberry Smash isfor those who get it. Wild nights. Refreshing winds sweeping under yourfeet a blast of fresh raspberries colliding with sweet apples in a rarelyseen big time blend. Fun is calling. Select Import Paulaner Oktoberfest Has a full-bodied, pleasant taste definitely pairs beautifully with the hearty delicacies along with Hendln or Schweinshaxen. Hacker Pschorr Oktoberfest - Is theamber colored version of the traditional Hacker-Pschorr Oktoberfest Mrzen.

quenching but mild, slightly acidulous, powdery consistency on the tongue, not bitter Lindemans Framboise A clean natural tasting brew with undertones of fresh raspberries and a wonderful aroma.

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Glazers Distributors of Iowa Breckenridge Brewery Denver, CO www.breckenridgebrewery.com Agave Wheat A refreshingly light quality of wheat with a subtle note of flavor that expands this beers uplifting taste profile. It is familiar, yet creative. Vanilla Porter - An ale that has all the chocolate and roasted nut flavor of a classic Porter, with an enigmatic surprise thrown in for good measure and real vanilla bean. Seasonal - 471 IPA - It has a big sweet mouth feel, followed by more hoppiness than youve ever had at one time. Johnson Brothers of Iowa, Inc. This family owned business founded in 1985, started in the Central Iowa Golden Circle and has expanded to cover all of Iowas 99 counties. http://johnsonbrothersofia.com/

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Glazers Distributors of Iowa Samuel Smith Brewery England http://www.samuelsmithsbrewery.co.uk/ Chocolate Stout The gently roasted organic chocolate malt and organic cocoa impart a delicious, smooth and creamy character, with inviting deep flavours and a delightful finish - this is the perfect marriage of satisfying stout and luxurious chocolate. Cider- A medium dry cider with brilliant straw colour, light body, clean apple flavour and a gentle apple blossom finish. Blanche de Namur- Fine fruity with

Twisted Pine Brewing Co. Boulder, CO www.twistedpinebrewing.com Raspberry Wheat Crisp American Wheat Ale infused with natural raspberry flavor blends soft and chewy malt flavor with crisp, decisive raspberry tartness. Hoppy Boy IPA Rich caramel malts mingle with American hops and Colorado honey to create a luscious, decadent, and complex brown ale. North Coast Brewing Co. Fort Bragg, CA www.northcoastbrewing.com Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout Its a rich, intense brew with big complex flavors and a warming finish.

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Brother Thelonious Like a Belgian Dark Strong Ale, this beer is rich and robust with an ABV of 9.3%. Boulder Beer Co. Boulder, CO www.boulderbeer.com Mojo IPA Pale in color but packed with flavor, Mojo reflects the perfect balance of hop bitterness and malt character. The unique Amarillo hop creates a big citrus flavor with an ultra-crisp dry finish. 7.2% ABV Hazed & Infused Dry Hopped Ale This unfiltered amber ale is Hazed in its natural state and Infused during dryhopping with Crystal and Centennial hops, creating a flavorful, aromatic brew unlike any before it. style bland of ommegang quadruple al and liemans kriek. Unibroue Brewery - Canada www.unibroue.com La Fin du Monde Mildly yeasty with a complex palate of malt, fruit and spice notes followed by a smooth, dry finish. Trois Pistoles Slightly sweet. Enhanced by accents of roasted malt, cocoa, ripe fruit and dark spices with a smooth finish like an old port.

Johnson Brothers of Iowa, Inc. Deschutes Brewery Bend, OR www.deschutesbrewery.com Black Butte Porter A slight hop bitterness up front enhances the distinctive chocolate and roasted finish. Booth # 24 Its prized for its creamy mouthfeel and Johnson Brothers of Iowa, Inc. Left Coast Brewing Co. - San Clemente, CA intense complex flavors. Mirror Pond Pale Ale Is the www.leftcoastbrewing.com Hop Juice Light crystal malt to create a quintessential northwest pale ale. Cascade solid malt foundation. Five different Hop hops and more Cascade hops give this tawny colored ale delicious hop-forward Varieties are used in the Hop Juice. aroma and flavor. Pale malt allows the Voo Doo Stout Is a full bodied, dark brew that is rich and malty with plenty of hops to linger, not overpower. Twilight Summer Ale A lighter, yet fullroasted barley character. flavored, aromatic Ale for the long days of Lost Coast Brewery Eureka, CA summer. Twilights solid malt foundation www.lostcoast.com pairs with distinctive Amarillo hops for Tangerine Wheat A refreshing citrus ale, Lost Coast Tangerine Wheat combines flavors every bit as intriguing as bigger, heavier ales. our Lost Coast Harvest Wheat with Chainbreaker White IPA - Displays natural tangerine flavors. Brewed with a combination of wheat and crystal malts, beautiful citrus aromas from Cascade and Citra hops that meld with the esters of and finished with Perle hops. Belgian yeast. Great White A Crisp beer with a hint of citrus, made with two-row malted barley, unmalted wheat, a secret blend of Booth #27 Humboldt herbs, crystal clear mountain Johnson Brothers of Iowa, Inc. water and ale yeast. Bells Brewery, Inc. Galesburg, MI www.bellsbeer.com Two Hearted Ale The combination of Booth # 25 sharp citrus & resinous flavors from the Johnson Brothers of Iowa, Inc. Brewery Ommegang Cooperstown, NY hops with the earthy, rustic overtones of the rye malt contribution yield an www.ommegang.com Hennepin Hearty and rustic golden ale, interesting take on the American Pale Ale. Oarsman Ale Grew out of a desire to Full bodied, hoppy and crisp. explore the tradition of session beers, Three Philosophers Unique Belgian

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trading intensity for finesse while still creating a worthwhile experience for the taster. The grain bill includes a healthy portion of wheat, while citrusy hops lend bright notes to the aroma. Oberon Ale Is a wheat ale fermented with Bells signature house ale yeast, mixing a spicy hop character with mildly fruity aromas. Best Brown Ale Is a mainstay in our fall & winter lineup. With hints of caramel and cocoa, the malt body has the depth to stand up to cool weather, but does not come across as heavy. featuring a perfect balance of strength and subtlety. Hoegarden - A Belgian White Ale brewed with real Curacao orange peel with a hint of coriander, has a unique, refreshing flavor and spicy nose. Becks Sapphire - Is a refreshing golden pilsner made smooth by aromatic German Sapphire hops. Redhook ESB - Is all about the balance of caramel malt sweetness completed by spicy, citrusy hops.

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Johnson Brothers of Iowa, Inc. Bells Brewery, Inc. Galesburg, MI Amber Ale Deftly balances a mixture of toasted grain & light caramel notes with a range of floral, citrus and herbal hop notes, capped by a clean bitterness. Kalamazoo Stout Represents stouts in the Bells year-round roster, offering a blend of dark chocolate and coffee flavors with just a hint of brewers licorice. Midwest Pale Ale Stands apart from the model of completely hop-dominated pale ales, offering a noticeable degree of malt body to counter the hop bitterness.

Vanguard Distributing Corp.


Davenport, IA Vanguard is the Anheuser-Busch distributor for Scott County, and also distributes imports and micros.

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Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc. www.anheuser-busch.com Budweiser Black Crown - Uses a blend of two-row caramel malt and four types of domestic hops and is finished on a bed of Beechwood chips for a smooth, balanced taste. Stella Artois A classic Belgian lager, golden in color with exceptional clarity and a spicy hop character. Leffe - Is a dry, fruity and lightly spiced ale

Vanguard Distributing Corporation Backpocket Brewing Coralville, IA www.backpocketbrewing.com Gold Coin Helles Light, simple and drinkable at nearly every gathering you might be lucky enough to hap upon - as long as those at the gathering consider beautiful golden goodness something worth gathering about. Slingshot Dunkel It has a light body, and smooth, subtle complexities that will remind you to never judge a book by its cover. Penny Whistle Hefeweizen A hint of clove, a touch of cinnamon Decide for yourself, but nope, there arent any gimmicks behind the avor of this refreshing Wiezen. Just basic ingredients playin their favorite tunes. Wooden Nickel Scottish Lager Traditional German yeast, hops and techniques, paired with the smoky avor from Scottish malts, all somehow born in Iowa.

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Vanguard Distributing Corporation Abita Brewing Abita Springs, LA www.abita.com Satsuma Wit Seasonal Is brewed with pilsner, wheat malts and oats. It is made with real Louisiana satsumas and spiced with coriander and orange peel. This unfiltered brew has a slightly cloudy appearance with a subtle citrus flavor and aroma.

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Purple Haze A crisp, American style wheat beer with raspberry puree added after filtration. Therefore, you may see raspberry pulp in the beer. The raspberries provide the lager with a subtle purple coloration and haze, a fruity aroma, and a tartly sweet taste. Turbodog A dark brown ale brewed with Willamette hops and a combination of pale, crystal and chocolate malts. This combination gives Turbodog its rich body and color and a sweet chocolate toffeelike flavor. Pecan Harvest - Is brewed with pale, Munich, biscuit and caramel malts and Willamette hops. Real Louisiana roasted pecans are added in the brewhouse and give the ale a subtle nutty flavor and aroma. Mississippi Blonde - The Masters touch is apparent in this refreshingly crisp light bodied ale. Jalapeo Pepper Ale - Light bodied and spicy! A perfect complement of sweet fruit and bold peppers. Dry Hopped Ale Full bodied ale with heavy hops and a whisper of citrus. Sweet Potato Ale

Booth # 34

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Vanguard Distributing Corporation Irish Dog Bloody Mary Mix - Moline, IL http://www.drinkirishdog.com Irish Dog Bloody Buds - A clam-tomato base paired with the perfect amount of beef broth, Worcestershire, celery and Booth # 35 secret spices helps guarantee this Bloody Vanguard Distributing Corporation Mary will bite back at the dog that bit you. Granite City Food & Brewing Co. The Bloody beer is a mixture of Irish Dog Davenport, IA and Budweiser. The Dam Dog Irish Dog Bloody Mary Booth #36 Mix and Great River Brewerys Roller Dam Red. Booth # 37

Vanguard Distributing Corporation Summit Brewing Co St. Paul, MN www.summitbrewing.com Extra Pale Ale Taste the caramel, biscuity malts superbly balanced with an earthy hop bite and juicy citrus. Saga IPA Has a divine tropical fruit hop aroma and clean, assertive bitterness. Oktoberfest This has a rich, toffee malt flavors up front with a clean hop finish as crisp as the autumn air. Unchained #13 Another IPA - With herbal hops, nutty malt flavor, a fruity nose, and a nice, subtle complexity.

Booth # 33

Vanguard Distributing Corporation Bent River Brewing Co. - Moline, IL www.bentriverbrewing.com Uncommon Stout - This unique stout is their top selling beer. They infuse Oatmeal Stout with some of the countrys best coffee to make this award winning medium bodied ale. A real eye opener! Dark medium bodied ale full of rich coffee and roasted barley tones.

Vanguard Distributing Corporation Great River Brewery Davenport, IA http://greatriverbrewery.com/ Oktoberfest Marzen style beer brewed with Hallertau hops, pale & crystal malts. The result is a full bodied, malty brew with a beautiful amber color & a clean dry finish. Golden Ale Clear, bright and golden, spicy with citrus notes, lighter in body and flavor.

Booth # 38

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Use this worksheet to pick the best brew of 2013. Rate your favorite brew on a scale of 1 to 5. (1 is poor, 5 is best). Write your final vote on your Brew Ha Ha ticket stub and place in ballot box located at each booth. Voting ends promptly at 4:00 p.m.

Peoples Choice Rating Sheet


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Dimitri Wine & Spirits

#1 Blue Cat Brew Pub 1 2 3 4 5 Tucks Tenacious Trippel 1 2 3 4 5 Coriander and Orange 1 2 3 4 5 Howling Man Imperial IPA #2 Anchor Brewing Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Steam Beer 1 2 3 4 5 Liberty Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Porter Chameleon Brewing Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Fire Light 1 2 3 4 5 Witty White Wheat 1 2 3 4 5 Hop on Top Ale #3 Madhouse Brewing Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Coffee Stout 1 2 3 4 5 Hopburst IPA Nectar Brewing Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Red Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Brown Ale Seadog Brewing Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Apricot Wheat 1 2 3 4 5 Raspberry Wheat Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Hazelnut Porter #4 Shipyard Brewing Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Summer Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Pugslys Smashed Blueberry 1 2 3 4 5 Old Thumper Special Ale Sprecher Brewing 1 2 3 4 5 Oktober Fest 1 2 3 4 5 Summer Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Black IPA 1 2 3 4 5 Holigan Pale Ale #5 Select Imports 1 2 3 4 5 Xingu 1 2 3 4 5 Rince Cochon Belgium Blonde 1 2 3 4 5 Imperial Czech Lager 1 2 3 4 5 Cerne Czech Dark 1 2 3 4 5 Wychwood Wychcraft Blonde 1 2 3 4 5 Scare Crow Organic Ale 1 2 3 4 5 King Goblin Strong Ale #6 Select Imports 1 2 3 4 5 St. Peters IPA 1 2 3 4 5 St. Peters Cream Stout 1 2 3 4 5 St. Peters Grapefruit

Weihenstephan Dunkelweizen Weihenstephan Pilsner Belhaven Scottish Ale Moritz Cervezas

#7 Select Imports 1 2 3 4 5 St. Ambroise Oatmeal Stout 1 2 3 4 5 Gosser Lager 1 2 3 4 5 Martsons Oyster Stout 1 2 3 4 5 Oxfordshire Churchills Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Augustiner-Brau Wagner Meximater Dopplebock 1 2 3 4 5 Augustiner-Brau Wagner Edelstoff Lager

Wolfe Beverage Company


#8 Front Street Brewery 1 2 3 4 5 Raging River Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Bucktown Stout 1 2 3 4 5 Hefe Weizen 1 2 3 4 5 Freight House IPA

#9 Miller/Coors Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Redds Apple Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Redds Strawberry Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Coors Banquet #10 Blue Moon Brewery 1 2 3 4 5 Rounders 1 2 3 4 5 Short Straw 1 2 3 4 5 Harvest Pumpkin Ale Leinenkugels Brewery 1 2 3 4 5 Oktoberfest 1 2 3 4 5 Orange Shandy 1 2 3 4 5 Hoppin Helles #11 Peace Tree Brewing Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Red Rambler 1 2 3 4 5 Hop Wrangler 1 2 3 4 5 Blonde Fatale #12 New Belgium Brewery 1 2 3 4 5 Fat Tire 1 2 3 4 5 Rampant 1 2 3 4 5 Trippel #13 The Boston Beer Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Sam Adams Octoberfest 1 2 3 4 5 Sam Adams Boston Lager Angry Orchard 1 2 3 4 5 Crisp Apple Cider 1 2 3 4 5 Tasman Red

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Use this worksheet to pick the best brew of 2013. Rate your favorite brew on a scale of 1 to 5. (1 is poor, 5 is best). Write your final vote on your Brew Ha Ha ticket stub and place in ballot box located at each booth. Voting ends promptly at 4:00 p.m.
#14 Boulevard Brewing Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Unfiltered Wheat 1 2 3 4 5 Tank 7 *(Serving at 2:00 pm) 1 2 3 4 5 Harvest Dance **(Serving at 3:30 pm) Founders Brewing Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Dirty Bastard 1 2 3 4 5 Centennial IPA #15 Empyrean Brewing Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Dark Side Vanilla Porter 1 2 3 4 5 Third Stone Brown 1 2 3 4 5 Watchman IPA 1 2 3 4 5 Domino Effect #22 Breckenridge Brewery 1 2 3 4 5 Agave Wheat 1 2 3 4 5 Vanilla Porter 1 2 3 4 5 Seasonal 1 2 3 4 5 471 IPA

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Johnson Brothers of Iowa


#23 Twisted Pine Brewing 1 2 3 4 5 Raspberry Wheat 1 2 3 4 5 Hoppy Boy IPA

North Coast Brewing 1 2 3 4 5 Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout 1 2 3 4 5 Brother Thelonious Boulder Beer Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Mojo IPA 1 2 3 4 5 Hazed & Infused Dry Hopped Ale #24 Left Coast Brewing 1 2 3 4 5 Hop Juice 1 2 3 4 5 Voo Doo Stout

Glazers Distributors of Iowa


#16 Sierra Nevada Brewery 1 2 3 4 5 Pale Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Torpedo 1 2 3 4 5 Seasonal

#17 Stevens Point Brewery Lost Coast Brewery 1 2 3 4 5 Point Beyond the Pale IPA 1 2 3 4 5 Tangerine Wheat 1 2 3 4 5 Point Oktoberfest 1 2 3 4 5 Great White 1 2 3 4 5 James Page Casper White Stout 1 2 3 4 5 James Page Yabba Dhaba Chai Tea Porter #25 Brewery Ommegang 1 2 3 4 5 Hennepin #18 Rogue Brewery 1 2 3 4 5 Three Philosophers 1 2 3 4 5 Dead Guy Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Hazelnut Brown Nectar Unibroue Brewery 1 2 3 4 5 Brutal Bitter IPA 1 2 3 4 5 La Fin du Monde 1 2 3 4 5 Pumpkin Patch Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Trois Pistoles #19 August Schell Brewing 1 2 3 4 5 Schell Octoberfest *(Serving at 3:00 pm) #26 Deschutes Brewery 1 2 3 4 5 Black Butte Porter 1 2 3 4 5 Schell Goose or Chimney Sweep 1 2 3 4 5 Mirror Pond Pale Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Schell Firebrick 1 2 3 4 5 Twilight Summer Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Grain Belt Premium 1 2 3 4 5 Chainbreaker White IPA 1 2 3 4 5 Grain Belt Nordeast #20 Ciderboys Cider Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Magic Apple 1 2 3 4 5 Raspberry/Seasonal Select Imports 1 2 3 4 5 Paulaner Oktoberfest 1 2 3 4 5 Hacker Pschorr Oktoberfest #21 Samuel Smith Brewery 1 2 3 4 5 Chocolate Stout 1 2 3 4 5 Cider 1 2 3 4 5 Blanche de Namur 1 2 3 4 5 Lindemans Framboise #27 Bells Brewery, Inc. 1 2 3 4 5 Two Hearted Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Oarsman Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Oberon Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Best Brown Ale #28 Bells Brewery, Inc. 1 2 3 4 5 Amber Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Kalamazoo Stout 1 2 3 4 5 Midwest Pale Ale

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Use this worksheet to pick the best brew of 2013. Rate your favorite brew on a scale of 1 to 5. (1 is poor, 5 is best). Write your final vote on your Brew Ha Ha ticket stub and place in ballot box located at each booth. Voting ends promptly at 4:00 p.m.

Peoples Choice Rating Sheet

Vanguard Distributing Co.


#29 Anheuser Busch Co. 1 2 3 4 5 Budweiser Black Crown 1 2 3 4 5 Stella Artois 1 2 3 4 5 Leffe 1 2 3 4 5 Hoegarden 1 2 3 4 5 Becks Sapphire 1 2 3 4 5 Redhook ESB

#33 Bent River Brewing 1 2 3 4 5 Uncommon Stout 1 2 3 4 5 Mississippi Blonde 1 2 3 4 5 Jalapeo Pepper Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Dry Hopped Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Sweet Potato Ale #34 Summit Brewing Co 1 2 3 4 5 Extra Pale Ale 1 2 3 4 5 Saga IPA 1 2 3 4 5 Oktoberfest #35 Granite City Food & Brewing Co. 1 2 3 4 5 1 2 3 4 5 #36 t.b.a. #37 t.b.a. #38 Great River Brewery 1 2 3 4 5 Oktoberfest 1 2 3 4 5 Golden Ale

#30 Backpocket Brewing 1 2 3 4 5 Gold Coin Helles 1 2 3 4 5 Slingshot Dunkel 1 2 3 4 5 Penny Whistle Hefeweizen 1 2 3 4 5 Wooden Nickel Scottish Lager #31 Abita Brewing 1 2 3 4 5 Satsuma Wit Seasonal 1 2 3 4 5 Purple Haze 1 2 3 4 5 Turbodog 1 2 3 4 5 Pecan Harvest #32 Irish Dog Bloody Mary Mix 1 2 3 4 5 Irish Dog Bloody Buds 1 2 3 4 5 The Dam Dog

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