Join us Friday, August 14 for Chicago’s own Lagunitas Brewing tap takeover at Prairie Moon with pairings by Chef Matt O’Neill.
Pils, Czech style Pilsner, 6% ABV, 35 IBU
Lagunitas only Lager, brewed with loads of imported Saaz hops and a bottom-fermenting yeast strain that leaves it light and crisp.

PAIRED WITH
Shrimp and Gazpacho
E-Z peels with a sweet corn and tomato gazpacho, citrus cocktail sauce
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Little Sumpin’ Extra, More Wheat-esque-ish-ness, 8.7% ABV, 72 IBU
Lots of wheat for a curious malt complexity and leaving it light in color

PAIRED WITH
Oysters on the half shell/tomato bacon fennel jam
James River Oysters served with a dollop of sweet, savory, fragrant, and smoky jam.
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Fusion XXX, Belgian Pale Ale, 7.1% ABV
A Superbly Specatacular Sauvignon Sauvin Saisonesque Summer Sipper. Sweeeeeeeeet!

PAIRED WITH
Breaded Pork Tenderloin Sandwich
Pounded and breaded tenderloin slider on a pretzel roll / pickle slaw / garlic fries

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Fusion XXXI Mozango, American IPA, 7.6% ABV
A wheat-heavy IPA with Mosaic hops and mango juice. Perfect for summer drinking!

PAIRED WITH
Octopus and Chorizo
Grilled octopus over a chorizo and potato hash with sautéed cherry tomatoes and a habanero yogurt sauce

Prairie Moon is pleased to welcome Dogfish Brewery and some of its great beers to pair with Chef Matt O’Neill’s menu this Friday, August 7.

Dogfish 60 Minute, India Pale Ale, 6.0% ABV, 60 IBU
Oysters on the Half Shell with Smoked Trout Mousse
Half dozen James River VA. oysters / creamy smoked lake trout mousse
 
Festina Peche, Berliner Weisse, 4.5% ABV, 8 IBU
Peel n’ Eat Cocktail Shrimp with Crawfish Ceviche
E-Z peel Shrimp / crawfish ceviche / mango chili sauce / plantain chips
 
American Beauty, Imperial Pale Ale, 9.0% ABV, 55 IBU
Heirloom Tomato and Grilled Cheese with Fruit and Veg Salad
Farmers Market heirloom and pub cheese in grilled brioche / salad of portabella, asparagus, pickled strawberries, ‘miracle whip’ vineagrette, pistachio granola, edible flowers
 
Theobrama, Ancient Ale, 9.0% ABV, 8 IBU
Cocoa Sirloin and Yuca Fries
Grilled sirloin rubbed with cocoa, ancho, and espresso / carrot buttermilk puree / saluted Swiss Chard and caramelized onions / yuca fries / chocolate chipotle BBQ sauce