How to Boulder your way through BrüFrou: Craft Beer + Culinary Pairing Event

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Want to navigate your way through BrüFrou, making sure you have time to enjoy everything Boulder County has to offer, whether a delicious craft beer or a gourmet small plate? We’ve put together a cheat sheet of craft beer + culinary pairings below that you won’t want to miss!

  • What: BrüFrou: Craft Beer + Culinary Pairings
  • When: Saturday, April 30, 2015
  • Where: Wings Over The Rockies Museum, Denver
  • Tickets: Buy Tickets Here

BruFrou_OneBiteDish_04The 3rd Annual BrüFrou (pronounced broo-froo) is Colorado’s premier craft beer and culinary pairing event that celebrates Colorado’s renowned craft beer and culinary reputation. BrüFrou is not your ordinary beer event — the one-day tasting event for 3,000 foodies will transform a WWII-era airplane hangar into a craft beer and culinary pairing event, bringing together Colorado culinary luminaries and Colorado craft brewers. The result? 80 Colorado brewers & chefs will present over 50 unique pairings to be enjoyed by guests.

Here’s how to Boulder your way through BrüFrou:

Black Shirt Brewing Co. + The Kitchen Next Door
Dry-Hopped Mango Sour paired with Spicy Salmon Croquette: wild coho salmon & avocado croquettes fried a la minute (P)

Fate Brewing Company Self Pairing
India Red Ale paired with Pastrami Brined Pork Rib with house made sour kraut toasted farrro & white bbq

Finkel & Garf Brewing Co. + The Corner Office
Rye Saison paired with Beer brined pastrami with beer mustard & slaw on marbled pumpernickel hoagie roll

Liquid Mechanics Brewing + Kitchen Table Cafe
Belgian Double IPA paired with BBQ Black Beans: chunks of smoked brisket, poblano chilies, red peppers & minced garlic

Mountain Sun + Under the Sun
Number 1 Belgian Trippel paired with Crispy potato cake, creme fraiche, house cured salmon & fresh dill

Odell Brewing Company + West End Tavern
Tree Shaker Imperial Peach IPA paired with Hickory Smoked Baby Back Ribs with peach barbecue sauce (GF)

BrüFrou is not your ordinary beer event — the one-day tasting event for 3,000 foodies will transform a WWII-era airplane hangar into Colorado’s premiere craft beer and culinary pairing event.

Oskar Blues Brewery + CHUBurger
Simcoe Saison or Barrel Aged Death By Coconut paired with TBD

The Post Brewing Co. + Good Bird Kitchen
Rooster Cruiser imperial India pale ale paired with Spicy Pork Belly Slider on house-made sour dough with apricot-fresno chile compote & micro-basil

Sanitas Brewing Co. + Onefold
Saison paired with Ceviche

Wibby Brewing + Samples World Bistro (Longmont)

Photo courtesy of Culinary Pairings and BruFrou
Photo courtesy of Culinary Pairings and BruFrou

IPL India pale lager paired with Cajun Shepard’s Pie Taco

Wild Woods Brewery + Blackbelly
Peppercorn Pilsner paired with Peppercorn Kielbasa

Non-Boulder Wildcard:

BruFrou_Attendees_02WeldWerks (Greeley)+ First Draft Taproom & Kitchen (Pour-Your-Own Beer, Cider and Wine in Denver)
Juicy Bits New England IPA paired with Spicy Citrus Tuna Poke with candied grapefruit, orange, and lemons along with sambal on a puffed rice cracker (GF)
(*WeldWerks was voted Best New Brewery in 2016 by USA TODAY, and Juicy Bits has an internet following.)

All photos belong to BrüFrou + Cülinary Pairings. EatDrinkBoulder received one promotional ticket to attend the event.