Big Dog's Beer and Food Pairing Guide

(07/22/2010)

BEER AND FOOD... A MATCH MADE IN HEAVEN!  PAIR YOUR FOOD WITH YOUR BEER, MUCH LIKE YOU WOULD WITH WINE!

Beer is one of the world's oldest and most popular alcoholic beverages.  There are many differentbbq072010 styles of beer enjoyed around the world by people of all walks of life.  From the light and refreshing to the big and bold, there is a beer style to match your taste.  Lucky for us, most of these beer styles can be found close to
 
While we are often used to seeing wines paired together with particular types of food, the same attention can be paid to beer and food as well.  Certain foods are enhanced by particular styles of beer.  When the right food comes together with the right beer, you have a culinary experience on your hand that cannot be beat.  Whether you are planning a party at your home or going out with some friends for a special occasion, utilize these pairings to make your evening truly delicious!

Here are some pairing suggestions with currently available Big Dog's Brews:

Big Dog's Leglifter Light  
American fare: hamburgers, hot dogs, grilled chicken, corn on the cob, steamed shrimp and crabs. steaks, shrimp.


Big Dog's Tailwagger Wheat 
Chicken with citrus marinade, white fish, salads, brunch foods.


Big Dog's Red Hydrant  
Italian and German foods, poultry, casseroles, pork, mild fish, sausage, grilled vegetables.  Roast poultry, cheese dishes.


Black Lab Stout 
Shellfish, chocolate, smoked salmon, corned beef, hearty stews.


Holy Cow! Original Pale Ale
Rare beef, Mexican, German, sausage, fish, roast poultry, great all-round.  Lamb. 
Barbecue, burgers, chicken, crab.

Don't forget to come in and try our unbelievable delicious St. Louis Rib Basket, available through July 31st.  Or if you are in charge of the cooking at home, be sure to stop by and get a 64 oz. Growler to Go!