Palmetto Brewing Hosts Bottle Release Show Tomorrow

Event posterTomorrow, the Palmetto Brewing Company will celebrate the release of a new, limited-edition beer called Althea. The Special Bottle Release Show will take place from 7 t0 10 pm at the brewery's Huger Street headquarters.

Althea is a Russian Imperial Stout brewed with three strains of yeast, aged in select Buffalo Trace bourbon barrels for six months, and bottle conditioned (naturally carbonated). The beer represents many “firsts” Palmetto:

  • First large format 22-oz. bottle release
  • First barrel-aged beer
  • First time bottle conditioning

As for the release event, here are some other details:

  • There will be a limit of two bottle purchaes per customer
  • Bottle Giveaway: Each guest will earn a drawing ticket per bottle purchased
    • Drawings for a free bottle will take place each hour
  • The Reckoning will play a full set of Grateful Dead tunes
    • The new beer's name was inspired by The Grateful Dead song, “Althea”
    • The band will play the Dead’s August 4, 1979 show in its entirety. It's the show where “Althea” debuted
  • Complimentary fare from Graze

For more information, visit the Facebook Event Page.

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