SAVOR returns to DC May 9-10. The week before this big event promises plenty of great events in the DC area. Although we have day-by-day line-ups posted, it may also be helpful for the #DCBrews community to check out what some players that are going above and beyond will be offering. Here are the events for Meridian Pint (3400 11th Street NW). For more of DCBeer's #SAVOR Week coverage, click here.

Thursday, May 8 – 3 p.m. (doors at 2:15 p.m.)
FOUNDERS BRUNCH!

Join Meridian Pint for the third installment of their now wildly popular Founders Brunch. The brunch will feature five course paired with the following beers:
Other drafts will include:
All drafts will be available while supplies last at the conclusion of the brunch.
 
Tickets are $65 per person including tax and gratuity. To purchase, click here. 

http://www.eventbrite.com/e/founders-brunch-tickets-11431348471?aff=es2&rank=1&sid=5fa994d1cce511e3be5412313b007891

 
Thursday, May 8 – 5 p.m. 
BEER AND OYSTERS!
Release of DC Brau/Baxter Brewing "Daughters of Poseidon" Black Oyster IPA and $1 oysters on the patio
 
Join Meridian Pint for the debut of DC Brau/Baxter Brewing "Daughters of Poseidon" – a black IPA brewed with Rappahannock Olde Salt oysters.
 
Celebrate with $1 oysters on the patio all night!
 
In addition to this outstanding new collaborative brew and delicious oysters, we will be rounding our list with 11 drafts from DC Brau and Baxter (based in Lewiston, ME), to include:
 
DC Brau
  • Red Wine Barrel-Aged Yonder Cities
  • Catoctin Creek Grape Brandy Barrel-Aged Citizen
  • Kombucha Beer
  • NATAS
  • El Hefe Speaks
  • Everyday Junglist
  • Corruption

Baxter

  • Stowaway IPA
  • Summer Swelter summer ale
  • Tarnation California-style Lager
  • Pamola Xtra Pale/Session Ale
Friday, May 9  – 5 p.m.
"OLD"
We've taken one of our most popular events, "Old and Sour" and split it up over two days with expanded lists! Celebrate the fruits of our labor (and patience) by enjoying 20 vintage kegs from our temperature-controlled cellar including a 2009 Dogfish Head World Wide Stout!
 
Draft list to include:
Saturday, May 10 – 10 a.m.
EAST TO WEST BREWERY SHOWCASE: Hardywood Park/Funkwerks/Firestone Walker 
 
Join us Saturday as we showcase a number of rare and out-of-markets drafts from three standout breweries from across the country: Hardywood Park based in Richmond, VA – Firestone Walker from Paso Robles, CA and Funkwerks in Denver, CO
 
Highlights include: 
Full list:
 
Firestone Walker 

Funkwerks

  • Session Saison
  • Saison
  • White
  • Cameo
  • Tropic King
  • Deceit

Hardywood

  • Beaux-Arts Imperial IPA (Bluejacket collaboration)
  • Gingerbread Stout
  • Hoplar
  • Bourbon Cru 14
  • Bourbon Cru 13
  • Singel
  • Capital Trail Pale
  • Porter

Plus three cask ales:

  • Krystal Weisen
  • Porter
  • Imperial Milk Stout
Sunday, May 11 – 10 a.m. 
"SOUR" 
It's that time once again. We've been hoarding everything tart, sour, and funky and are ready to unleash a killer list. Antacids, as always, are available upon request!
 
The list: