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Monday, April 19, 2010

Photos From a Beer Fest: Schlafly's 'Repeal of Prohibition' Party at the Bottleworks in Maplewood

Posted By on Mon, Apr 19, 2010 at 1:53 PM

Cheers! Drinkers celebrated 77 years of OK'ed imbibing on Saturday in Maplewood.

Schlafly's Repeal of Prohibition Festival, held Saturday at Schlafly Bottleworks (
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Jilian Rappaport (left) and Edina Appelbaum, both Washington University students, enjoying themselves at the Repeal of Prohibition Festival. Their favorite beer was "White Devil" by Kuhnhenn Brewing Company.
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 Volunteering is always a good thing. But these volunteers, who kept the beer flowing all day long, also had the benefit of being able to drink on the job.

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Prohibition in the U.S. lasted between 1920 and 1933. Judging from the popularity of this event, it's not likely to make a comeback anytime soon.

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Eric Kuhnhenn (right) of Kuhnhenn Brewing Company poses with Curt Guntzviller, a brewer from Short's Brewing Company. They were part of the three different Michigan brewing companies invited to the festival.

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Kim Kowalski (center) is a brewer from Mt. Pleasant Brewing Company, one of three Michigan brewers invited to the festival. Kowalski said Mt. Pleasant's Cow Catcher Red Ale and Coal Stokers Blackberry Ale were the most popular.
 

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