Sorry for the late notice on this one, but tonight Thursday, August 19th, Neruda in Edwardsville, IL is having a beer dinner, hosted again by Joe Billhartz of Koerner Distributor. Joe chose some of his favorite beers that are available in cans for Chef Gary McNelly to pair his meals with. Here’s what they came up with:

Lion Imperial Lager

Course 1
Roasted Cherry Tomato Salad with Spring Greens, Basil Mozzarella
Ska Brewing Company True Blonde Ale

Course 2
Bison Sliders and Sweet Potato Fries
Anderson Valley Summer Solstice

Course 3
Chorizo Corn Dog
Breckenridge Avalanche Amber Style

Course 4
Pork Confit and Baby Turnips
Ska Brewing Company Modus Hoperandi IPA

Course 5
Oatmeal/Dark Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwich
Lion Stout

The cost of this event is $50 per person plus tax and gratuity. A reception begins at 6:30 p.m. and dinner begins at 7:00 p.m. A reservation is required and can be made by calling  618-659-9866.