Why Celebrate August 27

Bottoms UP (Btms^) for Friday, August 27th….TGIF!
 
Drink 4Cast 4 2Day: a Guinness Draught, 2 toast 2 the 1st publication of the Guinness Book of World Records, 2day in 1955.  
 
 
Liquor Barn’s Complimentary Wines this week are from Spain. Stop in for a sip and sample and say “Hola” from 5 to 7 pm tonight and 3 to 6 pm on Saturday!
  
 – Corcovo Verdejo 2008 Valdepenas
 – Montebuena Rioja 2009  
 
   
Sample Brown Ales @ Liquor Barns Buy a Try Beer Sessions: August 27 & 28
 
All Liquor Barns will be sampling four Brown Ales today from 5 to 7 pm, and Saturday, August 28 from 3 to 6 pm. Our “Buy a Try” beer menu will feature Samuel Smith Nut Brown Ale, Dogfish Head Indian Brown Ale, Avery Ellie’s Brown Ale, and Abita Turbodog samples for 50 cents each.  
 
Brown ales or lagers are beers that are heavier on malt than hops.  American Brown Ales usually have a higher hop characteristic than English Brown Ales.  They generally have a nutty or caramel flavor with hints of chocolate, toast, or toffee and are dark in color but most often are medium in body.
 
 
Y Celebrate 2Day? On this date in…
 
1988 – Actress Alexa Vega born…a “Spy Kid”?
1976 – Actress Sarah Chalke born…2 B a Doctor in “Scrubs”?
1969 – Actress Chandra Wilson born…to explore “Grey’s Anatomy” as Dr. Bailey?
1961 – Designer, film director Tom Ford born…”A Single Man” in Gucci and YSL?
1957 – German golfer Bernhard Langer born…to be a 2X Masters winner!
1955 – The Guinness Book of World Records was 1st published!
1939 – The 1st flight of a jet airplane…powered by Henkel He turbojets.
1929 – Writer Ira Levin born…with “No Time for Sergeants” to take “A Kiss Before Dying” in a “Deathtrap”?
1912 – “Tarzan of the Apes” by writer Edgar Rice Borroughs was published.
1908 – Lyndon Baines Johnson was born…in Stonewall, Texas to be the 36th U.S. President, as well as a U.S. Vice President, Senator, and Congressman!
1899 – Writer C.S. Forester born…to “The African Queen” and “Horatio Hornblower”?
 
 
Out & About w/ Liquor Barn…
  
Louisville:
 
Liquor Barn Beer Gurus and Voices of Wine will be at the Louisville Zoo Saturday, August 28th from 4 to 9 pm for “Brew at the Zoo & Wine Too!”…a fundraiser by the Friends of the Louisville Zoo featuring live music and beer, wine and food samples  For more information or reservations: www.louisvillezoo.org
  
 
Lexington:
 
Liquor Barn’s Cigar Guys will be @ Gainesway Horse Farm Saturday, August 28th at 6 pm with the Rich Brooks Foundation!
 
The foundation is sponsoring this bourbon and cigar fundraiser and is in celebration of the former UK football coach’s retirement. The event starts at 6 pm. For more information or to make your reservations visit them on the web at: www.richbrooksfoundation.net
 
Btms^

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