The very popular Smoke 'Em If Yous Got 'Em BBQ competition is now in its fourth year, and happening this Sunday at Yards Brewing on Columbus Blvd. From 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. ticket holders will have access to 30 smoked beers from breweries across the country and samples of the best amateur and professional BBQ in the Philly region. A few tickets are still available online for $50, and for those who wait until Sunday it's an extra $10 to join the party.
American Sardine Bar has announced that they've teamed up with Manayunk Brewing Co. to create a signature house beer called American Sardine Ale. The ASB crew asked the Manayunk team to create something similar to Russian River Brewing Company's Redemption, which is a funky Belgian blonde ale. American Sardine Ale is considered an East Coast Belgian Blonde Ale weighs in at a sessionable 5% ABV and is launching this Friday at 4 p.m. During Happy Hour, they're selling it for $3 a pint and adding in a free sardine sandwich.