The Builders and the Butchers
Malt Ball 03/24/2012 Bossanova Ballroom 722 E Burnside Portland 2-12pm, 21+ only

Here are some details on tomorrow's Malt Ball: Lots of beer, lots of music, lots of food. Check out the impressive lists below, then get your tickets! $20 advance at website, $25 on the day of the event. Includes admission to show, four tasting tokens and commemorative mug. Ticket Sales end at 11:15pm Last Beer at 11:45pm

  • Breakside Brewery + Denver: Hot Denver Pale Ale—A well balanced, malt forward pale ale featuring Cascade hops and Oregon Select barley. This beer is a refreshing departure from your typical hop bomb of a pale ale 5%
  • Burnside Brewing: Meridian Rye(Rye Pale Ale)—Brewed with 45% Roggenmalz (German Rye), coriander and Meridian hops. Slight nuttiness from the rye is balanced with undertones of fresh spice, berries, nuts and tropical fruits flavors created by the heavy additions of Meridian hops and coriander 6%
  • Coalition Brewing + Quiet Life: Golden Grease(Golden Ale)—Golden to very light copper in color. It is designed to be an easy drinking session beer. It’s got a simple malt bill, using Pilsner malt, Vienna malt, and touch of light Chilean caramel malt 5%
  • Columbia River Brewing + Mission Spotlight: War Elephant(Double IPA)—NW-style IPA made with five malts and five hop additions + two dry-hop blends 8.5%
  • Fort George Brewery + Lost Lander: Lost Lander Belgian (BelgianStyle Wit)—Divinity with the added the zest of 12 grapefruits, coriander, and cardamom 5.5%
  • Full Sail Brewing: (Alt)Phil’s Existential Alt—A generous amount of Munich and Vienna malts give this beer its copper color and toasty-caramel aroma. German noble hops provide complimentary bitterness and a clean, dry finish. The beer has been cold-conditioned for six weeks and goes down smooth. ABV 5.1%, IBU 43
  • Gilgamesh Brewing + The Builders and the Butchers:Devil Brown(American Brown Ale)—Made with Munich and darker crystal malts to give roasted notes with a small amount of peated+smoked malt to give it mild smoky notes. During the boil, we added Ancho, Guajillo, and California dried peppers to give some peppery notes, and in the brite tank we added a small amount of Chipotle peppers just to kick up the heat 6.6%
  • Hopworks Urban Brewery + Weinland: Stage Diver(Barrel Aged Blend)—Stage Diver is named by a Weinland fan via Facebook and is a blend of four barrel aged beers which will be something uncategorizable and unique 10%
  • Laurelwood Brewing + Archers: Free Range Red(American Red Ale)—Copper-colored ale with loads of hop flavor. Medium in body, caramel sweetness blends with the hop flavor creating a balanced, drinkable beer. This beer is brewed with 100% Organically-grown malts + Archers music 6.1%
  • Lompoc Brewing: (Pale Ale-Kick Axe Dry Hopped Pale Ale—Lompoc’s tribute to the Timber’s Army is a crisp, easy drinking pale ale. Dry hopped in the fermenter with Cascades giving off a huge hop aroma 5.2%
  • McMenamins Crystal Brewery+ Old Junior: PDXBR(Premium Lager)—Portland Blue Ribbon is a crystal clear American Lager with a pale straw color and pillowy white head, a subtle sweet bready malt flavor is slowly consumed by a delicate, hop spiciness. A true Lager slowly fermented at cool temperatures, then allowed a lengthy period of cold maturation 4.64%
  • Migration Brewing: Old Silenus(Old Ale)—Silenus is a deep mahogany in color and fills the palette with a rich malt body and faint cherry & cocoa undertones. Dominated by Fuggles hops+ 5 different malts 6.3%
  • Ninkasi Brewing: Spring Reign(Spring Pale Ale)—Spring forward with this refreshing seasonal ale with notes of toasted malt up front and a bright and crisp Northwest hop finish 6%
  • Portland U-Brew and Pub + Lord Dying: Lord Dying CDA(Cascadian Dark)—Crafted by Lord Dying themselves this beer was brewed with the intentions of being bigger, darker, stronger, and heavier than their music 7.8%
  • The Commons Brewery + The Golden Bears: Haver Beer(Saison)—A golden saison with a noble hop finish balanced by a creamy mouthfeel from oats, and grainy pilsner malt flavor 5.75%
  • Widmer Brothers Brewing: Oatmeal Porter(Oatmeal Porter)—Made with remium pale and Munich malts, and a custom oatmeal roast create a rich flavor drenched in the velvety mouthfeel of toasted oats and dark chocolate malt. Hints of caramel and toffee provide a touch of sweetness and the perfect compliment to an enticing mocha aroma+ smooth finish. 6%
Live Music Provided by*:
  • The Builders & The Butchers, 11pm
  • Weinland, 10:05pm
  • Lord Dying, 9:15pm
  • Quiet Life, 8:25pm
  • Lost Lander, 7:35pm
  • Denver, 6:45pm
  • Old Junior, 6pm
  • Wow and Flutter, 5:15pm
  • Stay Calm, 4:30pm
  • Golden Bears, 3:45pm
  • Archers, 3pm
  • Mission Spotlight, 2:15pm
*Schedule subject to change
Malt Ball Food Menu The People’s Sandwich of Portland welcomes you to the Malt Ball! All Sandwiches Are $5 and come with a bag of House Made Potato Chips Limited to available stock, no substitutions.
  • The Builders&Butchers – Buffalo Chicken Sandwich with Blue Cheese
  • Weinland – Chicken Cheese Steak with Onions and Peppers
  • Lord Dying – Cheese Steak with Hash Browns and Horseradish Mayo
  • Quiet Life – Cheese Steak with Onions and Peppers
  • Wow & Flutter — Grilled Cuban
  • Old Junior – Hot Italian
  • Denver – Scrambled eggs with Ham, Onions, Peppers, and Cheddar
  • Stay Calm – Pulled Pork with BBQ, Grilled Onions and Cheddar
  • Golden Bears – Pulled Pork with Cabbage and Asian Vinaigrette
  • Archers – vegan – Fried Tofu, Pesto, Peppadew Peppers and Filberts
  • Mission spotlight – Scrambled Eggs with Onions, Peppers, Cheddar and Hash Browns
Highest Quality Ingredients from Painted Hills Beef, Draper Valley Chicken, Carlton Farms Pork, Ota Tofu. Condiments Made From Scratch