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Hotel Congress Presents: Born & Brewed Beer Battle

Saturday, September 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm MST

Hotel Congress Presents: Born & Brewed Beer Battle on September 15 at 7 pm. Hotel Congress is celebrating Tucson’s bustling craft beer scene with its 7th annual Born & Brewed Beer Battle, a competition in which Tucson breweries vie for Judge’s and People’s Choice of Best Beer. Taste local craft beers while enjoying beer-paired food provided by the Cup Cafe and listening to live music.

Fourteen breweries are competing in this year’s competition:
1912 Brewing Co.
Barrio Brewing Co.
Black Rock Brewers
Borderlands Brewing Co.
Catalina Brewing Company
Copper Mine Brewing Co.
Crooked Tooth Brewing
Dillinger Brewing Company
Green Feet Brewing
Harbottle Brewing Company
Public Brewhouse
Sentinel Peak Brewing Company
Ten55 Brewing
Thunder Canyon Brewstillery

Judging this year’s competition is The Tucson Homebrew Club.
For $35, GA tickets enjoy:
• Taste of each competing craft beer
• Commemorative tasting glass
• Plate of beer-paired food provided by the Cup Cafe
• Choice of German sausage and braised cabbage on pretzel bun or BBQ jackfruit sliders
• Kaese spaetzle
• German potato salad
• Smoked nuts and pickled vegetable medley
For $75, VIP tickets enjoy:
• Early bird access at 6PM
• Spot in exclusive Dragoon VIP lounge
• Taste of beer from each competing brewery
• Exclusive tasting of Dragoon’s PNK DRNK
• Commemorative tasting glass
• Exclusive VIP beer mug
• Access to beer-paired VIP menu courtesy of the Cup Café
• Carving station with Dragoon Stronghold Session brined pork loin
• German sausage kabob with mustard sauces
• BBQ jackfruit sliders
• Roasted beet salad
• Kaese spaetzle
• Obatzda (Dragoon Ojo Blanco and cheese spread) served with soft pretzel, radishes, cucumbers, rye crust, cherry tomato, cauliflower
• Kartoffelkoesse potato dumplings stuffed with Dragoon Golden Ale soaked peaches
• German potato salad
• Braised red cabbage
• Smoked mixed nuts
• Pickled vegetable medley
Who will claim Tucson’s Beer Cup in 2018? Be at this year’s Born & Brewed to find out! Tickets on sale now at the hotel’s front desk or online.

About Hotel Congress
Hotel Congress, a historic hotel, is home to the award-winning The Cup Café restaurant, famous Club Congress, and beautiful Copper Hall, located in the center of Downtown Tucson’s Historic East End. For more information call (520) 622-8848 or visit

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Saturday, September 15, 2018
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hotel Congress
311 E. Congress Street
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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(520) 622-8848

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