Eat Drink Rock has a lineup of Colorado fare, craft beer, and music to celebrate winter in Keystone! Elysian Brewing and the chefs at A Perfect Bite Catering have collaborated to deliver a delicious menu and a classic beer maker’s event. Guests will eat, drink, and rock through four small plate stations, each intentionally paired with an Elysian beer sample. Local musician John Truscelli will keep satiated guests’ toes tapping through the night.
Nathan Murphy from Elysian Brewing and the chef from A Perfect Bite Catering will speak about the menu design, flavor profiles, and education on the brewery and the showcased beers during this event.
~Meet & Greet Charcuterie Board~
European and Domestic Cheeses with Assorted Fresh Fruit,
Dried Fruits, Nuts, Red Pepper Jam, Flatbreads and Crackers
~Contact Haze IPA~
1st Station Pairing
Spicy Green Curry Chicken over
Thai Style Rice
2nd Station Pairing
– Crispy Pizza with Blue Cheese Crumbles, Caramelized Onions,
Poached Pears and Balsamic Reduction
~BiFrost Winter Ale~
3rd Station Pairing
– Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Brown Sugar and Coriander
with Brandied Apples over Creamy Mashed Potatoes
~Cyclops Barley Wine~
4th Station Pairing
Classic Warm Gooey Butter Cake
Topped with Caramel Sauce and Whipped Cream
Nathan Murphy – originally came to the brewing industry after homebrewing, with a desire to work for a company whose products he was passionate about. His career with AB started in 2015 at the Williamsburg, VA Brewery. After that he was the Senior Maltster in Idaho Falls, ID learning the malting industry and better understanding raw material quality. In 2020 he came to the Fort Collins Brewery as the Assistant Brew master and became Senior Brew master in January 2022. In his current role he is responsible for the safety, quality, and financials of the entire brewing process. From all our raw materials coming into the brewery, and all the in-process beer until it is put into a package. AB produces over 30 brands out of the Fort Collins Brewery making this a challenging and extremely rewarding role.