Why Celebrate 2Day? May 12

Btms^ for Wednesday, May 12…Over the hump Day!
Drink 4Cast 4 2Day: Miller High Life Beer, 2 toast 2 “Back in the High Life” singer Steve Winwood, born 2day in 1948. 

In Louisville Thursday! Goose Island Brew master Greg Hall, May 13th: Meet & Greet @ 5:30 pm,  Beer and Cheese Tasting @ 6 pm @ Springhurst Liquor Barn  Scroll to end to read more!
In Lexington: Lexington Opera Society’s Prelude! May 22: A Grand Night for Wine, Food & Song! on May 22, 2010 at 6:30 pm, Singletary Center for the Arts, Sponsored by Liquor Barn and Bryant’s Rent-All. Featuring Live and Silent Auctions, Wine Samplings, hors d’oeuvres, song samplings from upcoming “It’s a Grand Night for Music!” Tickets: $100 p/p, Groups of 4 or more: $75 p/p, Junior tickets (ages 21-39) $50 p/p. Reservations and info: 859-533-3443
Y Celebrate 2Day?
On this date in…
1986- Canadian actress Emily Van Camp born…in “Everwood” with her “Brothers and Sisters”?
1982 – Author John Updike awarded the Pulitzer Prize for “Rabbit is Rich”.
1978 – Actor Jason Biggs born…to enjoy “American Pie”?
1968 – Tony Hawk born…to be king of the skateboarding?
1967 – In England, Pink Floyd staged the first ever quadraphonic rock concert…Turn it up!
1962 – Actor  Emilio Estevez born…a “Young Gun” and “Might Duck” of the “Breakfast Club” near “St. Elmo’s Fire”?
1953 – Basketball’s Kevin Grevey born…to be a UK Wildcat, a Washington Bullet, and a Milwaukee Buck?
1950 – Actor Gabriel Byrne born…”In Treatment” as one of the “Usual Suspects” at “Miller’s Crossing”?
1948 – Singer, songwriter, musician Steve Winwood born….”Back in the High Life” with a “Higher Love”?
1937 – Comedian, actor George Carlin born…to want ‘a place for his stuff’ and be a ‘hippy, dippy weatherman’?
1928 – Composer Burt Bacharach born…”Hopin’ and Wishin'” to be “Close to You” with “One Less Bell to Answer” while “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head”?
1925 – MLB great Yogi Berra born…to play catch and manager for the Yankees because “It’s deja vu all over again” but “It ain’t over till it’s over!”
1918 – Cosmetic queen Mary Kay Ash born…to ride in a pink Cadillac?
1889 – Otto Frank born…to be Anne Frank’s dad.
1820 – Nurse Florence Nightingale born…to the renowned as “The Lady with the Lamp”. Did you know new nurses take the “Nightingale Pledge” named after her? Now you do!
At the Springhurst Liquor Barn this Thursday, May 13th, we’ll have a “Meet and Greet” with Goose Island’s Brew master Greg Hall of Chicago, from  5:30 to 6 pm.  Our Goose Island Beer Tasting paired with cheeses will begin around 6 pm. The tasting is per person is $15.  With your admission ticket you will receive a 4 oz pour of seven Goose Island beers along with a different cheese perfectly paired with each beer!
Goose Island Brews and Cheese Pairings Tasting Menu for May 13:
-312 Urban Wheat paired with Goat Cheese
-Summertime Kolsch paired with Pecorino Toscano
-Demolition (Belgian Style Golden Ale) paired with aged Gouda
-Matilda (Belgian Style Pale Ale) paired with Brie
-IPA paired with KY Blue Cheese
-Pere Jacques (Belgian Style Abbey Ale) paired with Classic Beemster Gouda
-Bourbon County Stout paired with Saint Andre
Seating is limited so please stop by Liquor Barn Springhurst to reserve your spot.  Please contact Liquor Barn’s Beer Guru Drew Johnson at djohnson@liquorbarn.com or by phone at 502/426-4222 if you have any questions.  Don’t miss this great opportunity to meet the master mind behind Goose Island’s award winning brews at the Springhurst Liquor Barn this Thursday night! Attendees will also enjoy some Goose Island gift items and a discount on Goose Island Growlers and packages.


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