Caboose Brewery Tour + Tasting: Sustainability in Brewing
Tuesday, August 20, 6:30pm-8:30pm
Caboose Tavern, 520 Mill Street NE, Vienna, VA
August is craft beer month, so what better time to join Slow Food DC at Caboose Tavern in Vienna to learn about sustainable brewery operations, and sample delicious craft brews and snacks!
The Snail of Approval winning team at Caboose Brewing will lead us through a tour of their Vienna location and explain how sustainability factors into various levels of brewery operations, from sourcing ingredients to brewing to re-purposing waste and by-products, as well as other green initiatives and community engagement.
Tickets are $32 and include a beer tasting flight of Caboose’s delicious beers and light hors d’oeuvres. Get yours today at: https://sfdccaboose.eventbrite.com
This event is part of Slow Food DC’s “Summer of Sustainable Beverages” series.
Italian Night Out: Amaro Tasting + Movie Night
Friday, August 30, 6:30pm-9:30pm
Suns Cinema, 3107 Mt. Pleasant Street, NW, Washington, DC
Join Slow Food DC for an Italian night out with our special amaro tasting and movie night at Suns Cinema!
Jonathan Fasano, Portfolio Manager at Snail winner Don Ciccio & Figli, will lead participants through an amaro tasting and talk that reaches all the way back to 1883, when the company’s family patriarch Vincenzo Amodeo starting crafting fine Italian liqueurs in the coastal town of Atrani.
After exploring the depth and breadth of Italian amaros, stay for a screening of the Italian film “The Great Beauty,” the story of an aging Italian writer and social butterfly who later in life begins to look past the nightclubs and parties to find a landscape of exquisite beauty.
Get your tickets at: https://amaroandamovie.eventbrite.com. You can opt for the tasting + drinks only, or make it a night with the movie add-on! This event is part of Slow Food DC’s “Summer of Sustainable Beverages” series.