Our burgeoning craft-beer industry has declared Jan. 19-26 South Florida Beer Week. Here are three ways to celebrate:
Riverside Market & Florida Beer Company, 608 SW 12th Ave., Fort Lauderdale, gets a jump on things with a tap takeover at 7 p.m. Friday featuring the release of Gaspar’s Porter and Devil’s Triangle IPA; 954-358-8333.
OTC, 1250 S. Miami Ave., Miami, presents $12-$15 pairings from 5 p.m. to closing Tuesday including maduro-braised short rib and brie grilled cheese with Cigar City Maduro Brown Ale and beer-battered shrimp and corn fritters with Monk in the Trunk Belgian Amber Ale; 305-374-4612.
The Hollywood Craft Beer Pub Crawl kicks off at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 24 at Tipsy Boar, 1906 Harrison St., with stops at the Native Tap Room, Whiskey Tango, The Big Easy Bar & Grille and Mickey Byrnes. A $10 donation is requested for Covenant House.
Find details and more events at southfloridabeerweek.blogspot.com.