Ken Stewart’s Grille in Akron will host a five-course beer pairing dinner with Thirsty Dog Brewing Co. at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 19.
Brewery co-owner John Najeway will be on hand to discuss the six beers being featured, and Chef Jeremy Heinl will talk about the food.
Guests will start out with Ankle Biter, the brewery’s session India pale ale. Then, Whippet Wheat will be paired with a jumbo chicken wing, Citra Dog with grilled shrimp, Beacon Brew 175 with a pork skewer, Rail Dog with a rack of lamb, and Cerberus with a Belgian waffle with vanilla bean ice cream.
Tickets are $55, plus tax and tip. For reservations, call event director Terry Kemp at 330-697-6917.