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Monday, August 5, 2013

Photos: Firkin Fest Draws a Thirsty Crew of Beer Drinkers to iTap Soulard on Saturday

Posted By on Mon, Aug 5, 2013 at 12:40 PM

       Casks at iTap Soulard. | Theo Welling
  •        Casks at iTap Soulard. | Theo Welling

Cask-aged beers were tapped on Saturday afternoon at the International Tap House in Soulard (1711 South Ninth Street; 314-621-4333), as part of the third-annual Firkin Fest. (Firkin being the term used to describe a cask of beer). In total, thirteen casks were tapped -- five casks were tapped at noon, and four each at 1 and 2 p.m.

If you missed the festivities, photographer Theo Welling brought back these photos of delicious beer-porn and a few other images from the scene at iTap on Saturday.

See also: - iTap's New Location in the Central West End Outdoes Itself - Soulard: A Glutton's Guide to St. Louis' Funnest Neighborhood - The Eight Bars With the Best Beer Selections in St. Louis: 2013

Belgian Street Water from Charleville Brewing Company in Ste. Genevieve. - ALL PHOTOS BY THEO WELLING
  • All photos by Theo Welling
  • Belgian Street Water from Charleville Brewing Company in Ste. Genevieve.
Arcadia HopMouth Double IPA from Arcadia Ales in Battle Creek, Michigan. - THEO WELLING
  • Theo Welling
  • Arcadia HopMouth Double IPA from Arcadia Ales in Battle Creek, Michigan.
Prussia Berliner Style Weiss from 4 Hands Brewing Co. in St. Louis. - THEO WELLING
  • Theo Welling
  • Prussia Berliner Style Weiss from 4 Hands Brewing Co. in St. Louis.
Schlafly's Dry-Hopped American Pale Ale. - THEO WELLING
  • Theo Welling
  • Schlafly's Dry-Hopped American Pale Ale.
Summit Oatmeal Stout from Summit Brewing in St. Paul, Minnesota. - THEO WELLING
  • Theo Welling
  • Summit Oatmeal Stout from Summit Brewing in St. Paul, Minnesota.
4 Hands Volume #1 from 4 Hands Brewing in St. Louis. - THEO WELLING
  • Theo Welling
  • 4 Hands Volume #1 from 4 Hands Brewing in St. Louis.
THEO WELLING
  • Theo Welling

See more photos from Firkin Fest on the next page.

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