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Brew and Barbecue Tour

  • Overview

    Beer and barbecue go so well together…So let’s spend the day exploring the best of Des Moines!  This tour explores the different styles of barbecue available in Des Moines and some of the restaurants, caterers and chefs smoking it up every day.

    You’ll get a greater appreciation of one of America’s original cuisines and learn some local history along the way.

    Tours begin at Cooking with Alessandra at (333 E. Grand Ave., Loft 103) in the Des Moines’ East Village.

    Included in the tour…
    * Barbecue tastings from three barbecue restaurants and caterers
    * Beer flights at two different brew pubs.
    * History of the Capital complex and East Village
    * Non-Alcoholic Drinks (Alcoholic Drinks Available for Purchase)
    * Opportunity to Meet and Interact with business Owners/Managers
    * Facts and history of barbecue in the USA and Des Moines
    * Opportunities to make new friends
    * Additional surprises along the way!