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Texas Beer Guide – Austin Launch Party

Posted on 30 August 2012 by Admin - Mike Cortez









Hosted by Mike Cortez of Texas Beer Guide

 Austin, TX September 8, 2012, Mike Cortez of Texas Beer Guide will host a gathering of Texas breweries for a public tasting and the official launch of the Texas Beer Guide website. The event will take place at Co-Lab Projects (613 Allen St. Austin, TX. 78702) at 4pm.

 Rogness Brewing Co. (Austin), Black Star Co-Op (Austin), 512 Brewing (Austin), Adelbert’s Brewery (Austin), Real Ale Brewing Co. (Blanco) Saint Arnold Brewing Co. (Houston), Project Brew (Houston) and Guadalupe Brewing Co. (New Braunfels) are the Texas breweries participating in the event in hopes of spreading public knowledge and awareness about craft beer made here in Texas. Each company will give attendees a chance to sample and learn about the beers they brew and the differences of craft beer. We are proud to have these breweries right here in Texas. Texas craft breweries are a growing industry which is bringing jobs and economic growth across the state

 The Texas Beer Guide – Austin Launch Party is a free event and is open to the public, ages 21 and up. The coordinators ask that attendees bring canned goods or non perishable’s which will be donated to the Capital Area Food Bank of Texas. This event is a great way to support Texas business while helping those in need.

 For more information please contact:
Mike Cortez

 Texas Beer Guide is a blog written by Mike Cortez featuring news and events surrounding the craft beer community in Texas. An Austin transplant, Mike has made quite the name for himself in Houston with his blog Bite Me Houston and has written for the Houston Chronicle and Barstool Magazine. Striving to set himself apart from the other food writers, Mike is always looking to support local companies and giving back to nonprofit organizations. The Texas Beer Guide – Austin Launch Party is a great way to gather the public while helping the less fortunate. In recent events, Mike hosted the Texas Tequila Throwdown and Texas Vodka Throwdown which were a huge success and raised a large amount of donations for the Star of Hope Mission and the Houston Food Bank. With Texas Beer Guide, Mike has made it a mission that every event would help a local charity.


 Officially Sponsored By These Great Companies:

512 Brewing Co.- Adelbert’s Brewery – Bite Me *Austin* – Black Star Co-Op 

Co-Lab Projects – Capital Area Food Bank of Texas – Guadalupe Brewing Co.

Project Brew – Real Ale Brewing Co. – Rogness Brewing Co.

Saint Arnold Brewing Co.

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