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North Coast Brewing Sponsors Exceptional Vocal Group Ensemble VIII

Ensemble VIII, May 2011North Coast Brewing has announced its sponsorship of Ensemble VIII, an exceptional vocal group performing masterworks from the Baroque and Renaissance eras. This is an extension of the brewery’s support of music education and performance through the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, the Monterey Jazz Festival, the annual Mendocino Music Festival, and other venues.

Upcoming Concert:
“The House of Tudor—English Polyphony of Tallis, Sheppard, and Byrd”
Friday, May 11 in Austin, TX and Saturday, May 12 in Dallas

Ensemble VIII is under the direction of Dr. James Morrow, Director of Choral Activities at the University of Texas in Austin, and is comprised of eight nationally known singers who gather from throughout the country to perform. Founded in 2011, Ensemble VIII has plans for national tours and the release of recorded concerts. Most recently, the group presented Handel’s Messiah in its entirety, accompanied by period instruments—a unique program for such a small choral group. Reviews have been remarkable. Watch for the release of recordings soon. Tickets for concerts available at

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Beer Dinner at 24 Diner in Austin

24 Diner, Austin Texas, Beer GlassesJoin us Monday, April 2, 2012 at 24 Diner in Austin, Texas, for a North Coast Brewing Beer Dinner.

Open 24/7 with a great menu, they’re devoting the entire restaurant for the evening to the North Coast Brewing event.  North Coast Brewing co-founder Tom Allen will present the beers and give some historic background on the brewery; Chef Andrew Curran’s menu includes five courses, each paired with a North Coast beer. If you’ve ever been curious to try Chocolate-Rubbed South Texas Antelope with Creamed Leeks and Cherry Lime Jam, paired with Old Rasputin, this is your chance! Read the full menu here.

24 Diner | 600 North Lamar Blvd. | Austin, Texas
Monday, April 2, 2012 | 7 pm

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Vic & Anthony's Features North Coast Brewing in Houston

North Coast Brewing's Old Stock Ale, Le Merle, and Grand CruChef Michael O’Connor of Houston’s nationally-known steakhouse collaborated with Brewmaster Mark Ruedrich to develop a menu of showcase pairings. Read the full press release here.

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North Coast Brewing Teams with Whole Foods and Haddington's for Beer Dinner

New restaurant Haddington’s in Austin, Texas recently featured North Coast Brewing in a Beer Dinner pairing craft brews with artisanal cheeses. Read more….North Coast Brewing Le Merle cheese pairing

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