Y Celebrate 2Day? March 15, 2010

Btms^ for Monday, March 15.
Drink 4Cast 4 2Day: Bar Harbor Real Ale, 2 toast 2 Maine becoming the 23rd United State 2day in 1820.
Irish Eyes are Smiling…St. Patrick’s Day is Wednesday, March 17th!
Bell’s Brewing Special Tasting Event @ Liquor Barn, Springhurst
Thursday, March 18 @ 6 p.m., $12 per person
Bell’s Brewery, formerly Kalamazoo Brewing Company, was founded in 1983 by Larry Bell as a home-brewing supply shop.  In 1985 Bell’s Brewery became the first craft brewery east of Boulder, CO.  Bell’s Brewery now distributes to over 15 states nation-wide and is one of the premiere breweries in the world.
Veronica Sanders, Bell’s regional rep will join us on Thursday, March 18 @ Springhurst as we taste and talk about different beer styles and the brewing process. For $12 you will enjoy a four-ounce sample of each of the following Bell’s beers:
Lager (paired with Swiss Emmentaller)
Consecrator Dopplebock (paired with Swiss Emmentaller)
Amber (paired with Bluegrass Cheddar)
Two Hearted (paired with Costello Danish Blue)
Hopslam (paired with Cranberry Chipotle Cheddar)
Bourbon Barrel-Aged Hell Hath No Fury (paired with Dark Chocolate, 65%)
Batch 9000 (paried with Dark Chocolate, 65%)
We’ll be serving Shinkenspek (German Wesphalblian ham) with the first several brews, pretzels and Blue Dog baguette to cleanse your pallet between beers. For this special event we will be tapping our last keg of Hopslam, and the Hell Hath No Fury Ale aged in Willet Bourbon Barrels.
This event will take place at Liquor Barn’s Springhurst learning center in Louisville. Seating is limited so please see a member of the Beer Department or Management about pre-paying to reserve a spot.  Please hold on to your receipt as it will be your admission ticket.
Y Celebrate 2Day?
On this date in…
1767 – Andrew Jackson born…to be the 7th U.S. President.
1820 – Maine became the 23rd state…it is the northernmost and easternmost of the 48 contiguous United States!
1827 – The University of Toronto was chartered…as Kings College originally. It’s the largest university in Canada.
1869 – The Cincinnati Red Stockings became the 1st Pro baseball team.
1906 – Rolls-Royce Ltd. was incorporated….how luxurious!
1912 – Pitcher Cy Young retired from baseball…with 511 wins.
1932 – Astronaut Alan Bean born…to be the 4th man on the moon.
1933 – Ruth Bader Ginsberg born…to be the 2nd female justice on the U.S. Supreme Court.
1935 – Judd Hirsch born…to act on Stage (I’m Not Rappaport, Talley’s Folly, The Hot L Baltimore, Conversations with My Father), in Film (Ordinary People, Running on Empty, Without a Trace) and on TV (Taxi and Numb3rs).
1940 – Musician Phil Lesh born…to play bass with the Grateful Dead.
1955 – WLEX-TV 18 (NBC) in Lexington, KY…began broadcasting.
1956 – “My Fair Lady” opened on Broadway in NYC…and ran for 2,715 performances!
1975 – Actress Eva Longoria born…one of those “Desperate Housewives”?
1975 – Will.i.am born….to be a Black Eyed Eye?
1977 – “Eight is Enough” premiered on ABC-TV.
1985 – The 1st Internet domain name was registered. It was…symbolics.com

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