Travel the country with themed beer and food tastings at Max Chef to Farm's first "Moo & Brew" festival July 12, held at Rosedale Farms & Vineyards in Simsbury from 4 to 8 p.m.
The menu features craft beers paired with signature dishes from each brewery's hometown or state, including:
Full Sail Brewing of Hood River, Ore.: Charcuterie plate
Ballast Point Brewing of San Diego: Surf tacos
Oskar Blues Brewing of Longmont, Colo.: Pork green chili
Goose Island Brewing of Chicago: Chicago-style dogs
Abita Brewing of Abita Springs, Louisiana: muffaletta
Victory Brewing of Downingtown, Penn.: Cheesesteaks
New England Brewing of Woodbridge, Conn.: Burgers on toast
Allagash Brewing of Portland, Maine: Lobster rolls
The $45 fee includes beer and food tastings. Tax and 18 percent house fee are extra. Additional beer by the glass will be available for sale. Information: maxcheftofarm.com.