'Beer versus Wine Dinner' returns to Bavarian Inn Restaurant
By: Bavarian Inn
The five-course feast features a rivalry between a selection of craft beers from Michigan's own Short's Brewing Company along with wines specially chosen by Bread & Butter Wines. Based in Napa Valley, Bread & Butter produces classically styled California wines made to be easy-going and approachable.
This year's menu includes a wide-ranging selection of diverse dishes. For starters, guest will enjoy Chicharrones served with pickled vegetables and a chipotle-infused honey. The dish will be served with Short's Psychedelic Cat Grass and a Rosé.
Following that will be steamed clams served in a brown butter beer broth and accompanied by Short's Bellaire Brown and Bread & Butter's Sauvignon Blanc.
For the soup course, guests will experience a roasted corn and poblano soup served with Short's Local's Light and a Pinot Noir.
Following a sorbet interval, the main course is Thai spiced short rib ramen, along with Short's Lil' Huma and a Cabernet.
Finally, dessert will be a lemon blueberry tart enjoyed with Short's famous Soft Parade, shanty style, and a Chardonnay.
The $75 cost per guest includes the meal, listed beverages, tax, and gratuity. Reservations and prepayment are required and can be made at bavarianinn.com/
About Bavarian Inn Restaurant
Celebrating over 131 years of service, the Bavarian Inn Restaurant has become a Michigan landmark. Generations of diners, lodgers and tourists from around the globe have discovered true Bavarian hospitality thanks to Dorothy and her late husband William "Tiny" Zehnder. Guests experience the old-world European charm of the Bavarian Inn – whether it's the famous chicken dinners, fresh baked goods or Michigan's greatest selection of German beer. Bavarian Inn also prides itself on being one of the top consumers of Pure Michigan agricultural products, striving to serve more Michigan-grown and produced foods and Michigan-produced beverages than any other restaurant. Nestled within the backdrop of authentic German architecture, a variety of shops and other fun activities, a trip to Frankenmuth would not be complete without a visit to the Bavarian Inn Restaurant. Learn more at www.bavarianinn.com.