Indiana Beer News, 4th celebrations, tappings, and more

Time to CELEBRATE!   Scarlet Lane celebrates 4 years with a “Monster Bash” themed  anniversary in McCordsville, IN!  On tap for the day starting at 12 pm:  Special beer release tappings, including Dorian Coconut Stout 2018 launch;  Bourbon Barrel Aged bottled release of Eirik Bloodaxe Braggot IPA (limited supplies); + live music  from Ciara Haskett, Steve Michaels, Robert Feddersen and The Innocent Boys Saturday night.  Food from Trax BBQ and The Big Easy Cajun, monster costumes encouraged, a Classic Universal Monsters art show and Classic Universal Monsters themed vendors!   Scarlet Lane Brewing Company; 7724 Depot St., McCordsville,

Vincennes Brewing Company, 124 Main Street, Vincennes, IN, started as a venue but has their own beer starting April 28 PLUS this Thursday, April 26 a tap takeover of Taxman Brewing. Gold Standard, Deduction, Exemption, Cherry Picker, Coffee Vanilla Qualified, also, Passionfruit Guava La Maison & Hop Audit Denali. on tap!  Open for 7 months now (since a July 2017, grand opening followed by regular hours in August 2017), Vincennes brewing has a host of guest taps but debuts their IPA and a cream ale this weekend. Our old friend, Brewer Chris Coffey, is excited to bring locally brewed beer to Vincennes, Indiana’s first state capital, for the first time in over 80 years!

Bloomington Brewing Company taps raspberry blond on April 26, 4:00 pm at Lennie’s,  1795 E 10th St, Bloomington, IN, unfiltered and hazy with a tart raspberry flavor and Cascade hops.

Girls Pint Out Indy goes to Taxman FORTVILLE, on Tuesday, May 8, for Spring Souts, Saisons, and Street Foods.  $25, 29 S. Main, Fortville TIX HERE 

Flat12 Bierwerks debuts Celebs in the Sulky,  IndyCar Driver Celebrity Race for Charity, on Friday, April 27 at 6 p.m. at Hoosier Park Racing & Casino, Anderson, IN, 6 p,m. start;  $2,000 will be given to charities. Autograph sessions after the race.  Hinchtown Hammer Down pilsner will be available at the track that day, honoring participating driver James Hinchcliffe.  IndyCar dirvers Alexander Rossi, Robert Wickens, and Zach Veach will also be competing.

Mad Anthony Brewing, 2002 Broadway, Fort Wayne, continues their TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY celebration with $2.75 ‘1998 prices’ for pints, 2008-14 Vintage Ales availale at $4 to $4.75, and Jonesing for Java 6 packs

Centerpoint Brewing,  1125 E Brookside Av, Indy released NERHO Single Malt, SIngle Hop IPA with SugarCreek Malt Pils malt and Idaho 7 hop.

SPOTLIGHT:  Man Cave Brewing, Syracuse, Indiana. In northern Indiana you will find Man Cave Honey Badger, Sandbar Blonde (careful we know several beers with the Sandbar name), Berried in Sand or Summer Breeze not only in the lake district but from Ft. Wayne to South Bend.

Four Fathers Brewing, 1555 W Lincolnway, Valparaiso, celebrates their 4th anniversary on May 5, 12 PM – 9 PM CDT, with swag for mug club members and a $10 entry fee party for all.