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Richard the Whale 2020 Release

Richard the Whale 2020 Release

Saturday December 5th, 2020, 7:00AM - Saturday December 5th, 2020, 10:00AM

Big Grove Brewery1225 S Gilbert StIowa City, IA52240 Map

Richard the Whale, our bourbon barrel-aged Russian Imperial Stout resurfaces for its annual party on Saturday, December 5!

𝐓𝐈𝐂𝐊𝐄𝐓𝐒 𝐎𝐍 𝐒𝐀𝐋𝐄 𝐖𝐄𝐃𝐍𝐄𝐒𝐃𝐀𝐘, 𝐎𝐂𝐓𝐎𝐁𝐄𝐑 𝟐𝟖 𝐀𝐓 𝟏𝟎:𝟎𝟎𝐀𝐌
𝐓𝐡𝐮𝐫𝐬𝐝𝐚𝐲, 𝐃𝐞𝐜𝐞𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫 𝟑 𝐚𝐭 𝟔:𝟑𝟎𝐩𝐦-𝟗:𝟑𝟎𝐩𝐦
𝐈𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐓𝐚𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐃𝐢𝐧𝐧𝐞𝐫
4-Pack of Bottles + Glass + 1 Richard Token, redeemable for any beer at any time. We are only offering 25 tickets to this interactive, omakase-style tasting dinner. We will reach out to you after your purchase to confirm your socially distanced table arrangement. Masks are required for each guest. The menu will be released at a later date. ($250 each)

𝐅𝐫𝐢𝐝𝐚𝐲, 𝐃𝐞𝐜𝐞𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫 𝟒 𝐚𝐭 𝟔:𝟑𝟎𝐩𝐦-𝟗:𝟑𝟎𝐩𝐦
𝐈𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐓𝐚𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐃𝐢𝐧𝐧𝐞𝐫
4-Pack of Bottles + Glass + 1 Richard Token, redeemable for any beer at any time. We are only offering 25 tickets to this interactive, omakase-style tasting dinner. We will reach out to you after your purchase to confirm your socially distanced table arrangement. Masks are required for each guest. The menu will be released at a later date. ($250 each)

𝐒𝐚𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐝𝐚𝐲, 𝐃𝐞𝐜𝐞𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫 𝟓 𝐚𝐭 𝟕:𝟎𝟎𝐚𝐦
4-Pack of Bottles + Glass + 1 Richard Token, redeemable for any beer at any time. | Saturday, December 5 at 7am. Can be picked up at the Iowa City Bottomless Family Style Brunch, the Iowa City drive-thru, or the Solon Drive-thru. ($85 each)

𝐒𝐚𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐝𝐚𝐲, 𝐃𝐞𝐜𝐞𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫 𝟓 𝐚𝐭 𝟕:𝟎𝟎𝐚𝐦
One Golden Ticket Richard the Whale | Saturday, December 5 at 7am. Can be picked up at the Iowa City Bottomless Family Style Brunch, the Iowa City drive-thru, or the Solon Drive-thru. ($40 each)

𝐏𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐞 𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐝 𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐲𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐜𝐚𝐫𝐞𝐟𝐮𝐥𝐥𝐲; 𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐧𝐨 𝐞𝐱𝐜𝐞𝐩𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐫𝐮𝐥𝐞𝐬 𝐛𝐞𝐥𝐨𝐰. 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐛𝐫𝐮𝐧𝐜𝐡 𝐫𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐞 𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐰𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐭𝐚𝐤𝐞 𝐩𝐥𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐚𝐭 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐈𝐨𝐰𝐚 𝐂𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐁𝐫𝐞𝐰𝐞𝐫𝐲 & 𝐓𝐚𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐨𝐦 𝐥𝐨𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧.

All Release Party ticket holders will receive:
• Two (2) 375 mL bottles of 2020 Richard the Whale
• One (1) 375 mL bottle of 2020 with JBC Roasters Coffee
• One (1) 375 mL bottle of 2020 Spotted Richard
• One (1) 2020 Richard the Whale commemorative glass

Bottomless Family-Style Brunch | 7am-10am
• $25 - purchase Saturday, December 5 on-site at the Iowa City location only
• Masks are required for each guest
• Menu released soon!

GOLDEN TICKET - Richard the Whale Vietnamese Coconut Coffee (500 mL)
We decided to make everything a little simpler this year— so we are selling our Golden Ticket online this year. Better get them fast because they won’t last long! Golden Ticket beer: Richard the Whale Vietnamese Coconut Coffee (500 mL).

As in year's past, we will be loading up our tap lines with some very special beers, including 2020 Richard the Whale, Richard variants, and surprises. For those that came to last year's release event, expect a similar day of drinking, laughter, and good cheer.

SCHEDULE FOR THE EVENT:
7am - Doors open to Big Grove Brewery & Taproom (Iowa City). Drive-thru is available at Iowa City and Solon locations.
7am - Brunch experience and Drive-thru begins, 4-pack pick-up
10am - Brunch party, Drive-thru, and ticketed event ends
11am - Regular food menu available and Big Grove is open to the public
All-day - Enjoy a beer with your friends and the Big Grove brewers

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
• We will be maintaining our social distancing guidelines. Please wear your mask and help us stay safe.
• There will be no overnight lines. You may enter our waitlist starting at 6am. We ask that once your name is placed on the list, you can wait in your car or around one of our social distanced firepits. You will receive a text message when your table is ready.
• One Golden Ticket bottle per person.
• All Ticket holders must bring a valid photo ID.
• Ticket holders must be 21 years of age or older at the time of purchasing the Ticket.
• Proxy bottle pickups can begin to pick up at 7am.
• Pre-Sale ticket holders may pick up their bottles between 7am and 10am during the event.
• Please have your order number ready. We will be checking individuals off our list.
• Please do not bring open bottles into the taproom.
• There will be no overnight lines. You may enter our waitlist starting at 6am. We ask that once your name is placed on the list, you can wait in your car or around one of our socially distanced firepits. You will receive a text message when your table is ready.

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