Better of Brooklyn Meals and Beer Pageant in Trade Metropolis • Brooklyn Paper
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A big party is being brewed at Sunset Park!
Brooklynites looking to sample some of the borough’s best beers and bites won’t want to miss the local bounty on offer at the upcoming Dime Best of Brooklyn Food and Beer Festival on January 26th in Industry City.
The food and drink fair features three different two-hour tastings, each overflowing with unlimited samples of local craft beers, served in souvenir glasses and small plates prepared by Kings County chefs and served between pieces of music, spun by a rotating group of disc jockeys.
The ticket event, where entry starts at $ 29 or $ 20 for designated drivers, features a drinks menu with brews from local foam extractors like Brooklyn Brewery, Braven Brewing Company, Sixpoint Brewery, War Flag Brewing, the Wartega, the Coney Island Brewing and Kombrewcha. and more.
Participating restaurants include Table 187 Coal Oven Pizza, Empanada Papa, Oaxaca Taqueria, Moes Flavors, Mozz Arepas, Clean Meals Brooklyn, Little Chef Little Kitchen, and about 20 more.
The Life of the Cake: Table 87’s delicious offerings are among the many delicious bites on sale at the Brooklyn Food & Beer Fest.
The first two-hour session of the day begins at 12:30 p.m., the second and third at 3:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. For an additional $ 10, attendees can get an early-up ticket and join their chosen session 30 minutes in advance.
Festival goers with particularly sturdy constitutions can also opt for the $ 75 full spread ticket, which allows them to come and go freely from the event at any time between 12 noon and 8 p.m. and skip their lines to get in.
Every vendor at the festival is a nominee for the 2019 Dime Best of Brooklyn competition – a poll that saw more than 45,000 people vote in 128 categories to name some of the best Brooklyn businesses. Participants can cast a ballot for their favorite brewery, restaurant, bar and food at the festival.
Best of Brooklyn Food & Beer Festival [Industry City, 274 36th St. between Second and Third avenues in Sunset Park, www.bestofbrooklynfestival.com]. January 26th from 12pm to 8pm. Tickets $ 29- $ 49 ($ 75 full spread, $ 20 designated drivers).
Say Cheese: These ladies are all smiling with mac-and-cheese and beer.