Photos by Ashton Smith & Phil Farrell
- Sample 55+ rare, exclusive, cask-conditioned ales, lagers, ciders and meads!
- Expect wild ales, hazy IPAs,
fruited beers, wood-aged brews, pastry stouts, sour ales, special
dry-hops, and exceptional classic styles!
- Take home a souvenir glass!
- Experience one of the Southeast's most
highly regarded craft beer events!
- Delectable food from The Bold Monk will be 10% off, so stay for dinner!
- Vote for "People's Choice" award!
- A morning panel of beer judges will award
medals to the top cask ales!
Tickets will be on sale in the fall of 2021.
- Tickets are only
$43.50 plus tax and a low processing fee. Tickets will sell
out online, and no tickets will be available at the door.
ticket on your smartphone or printed out for entry. Also bring photo
ID. We can check you in without a copy of your ticket, but this will
- Tickets are
transferable to other persons. We do not need prior notice on transfers.
- 21 and up. NO
children or pets please.
- Tickets are
- Also be sure to see
the "Attendance Notes" section near the bottom...
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at this event are licensed GA brands purchased by The Bold Monk (a licensed beer retail server) from licensed Georgia
distributors and sold to attendees by The Bold Monk as part of a ticket
price. All federal and state taxes on the beer will be paid by The Bold Monk and Georgia
do not pay for nor provide any monetary or promotional consideration to
organizers or to the locations of the event.
operating and organizational costs, proceeds benefit the Atlanta
Society. AHS will also be present at the event to accept
additional, tax-deductible donations.
Live Blues from
what is cask
ale (a.k.a. real ale)?
From London's Independent Real Ale Guide...
or cask-conditioned beer is a natural, living product. The beer is not
or artificially carbonated. It's placed into casks (called firkins),
often with extra hops for aroma, and delivered in unfinished form to
pubs. Here the beer enjoys a secondary fermentation in cask that
creates a full, mature flavour. In UK pubs, when the yeast has
settled, the beer is drawn by the familiar hand-pump attached to a
suction pump known as a beer engine. Some pubs without cellars still
serve beer straight from the cask using a simple gravity tap."
The Atlanta Cask Ale Tasting utilizes simple gravity taps to serve its cask
This is fresh ale the way it
was meant to be served. Attendees
at the Atlanta Cask Ale Tasting
(ACAT) will be amazed at the complexity and smooth, delicious character
these special real ales. The beer lineup at ACAT
will include cask versions of classic styles
outrageous specialty beers with exceptional ingredients! Expect wild ales, hazy IPAs, fruit beers, wood-aged brews, pastry stouts, sour ales, special dry-hops, and MUCH MORE! A panel of beer
will conduct a morning blind judging session and award "best of show"
All Your Cask Ale Equipment Needs
- Bring your ticket on
paper or your smartphone. Bring photo ID. Tickets are transferable to other
persons. We do not need prior notice on transfers.
- All attendees must agree to a liability release
waiver and terms/conditions on our ticket site.
- Dress in warm
clothes. The facility will be cool to
keep the beer at the
proper serving temperature.
- We do ask that all guests be
moderation and remember that this event is
for beer tasting and appreciation - not overindulgence. 21 and up -
bring photo ID. Uber and Lyft are easy in Atlanta, so please do not drink and drive.
Designated drivers are not
allowed in cask serving areas but are welcome to sit and eat at The Bold Monk.
- In case of
severe winter weather, every effort will be made to
postpone the event to the following day - Sunday. To check on
event status in case of pending
severe weather, see the BREWTOPIA EVENTS LLC Facebook page or www.Brewtopia.Info.
Sorry, there can be NO refunds for any tickets - even if severe winter weather forces
run out before the end of the event.
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