Photos: Firkin Fest Draws a Thirsty Crew of Beer Drinkers to iTap Soulard on Saturday
Casks at iTap Soulard. | Theo Welling
Cask-aged beers were tapped on Saturday afternoon at the International Tap House in Soulard (1711 South Ninth Street; 314-621-4333), as part of the third-annual Firkin Fest. (Firkin being the term used to describe a cask of beer). In total, thirteen casks were tapped -- five casks were tapped at noon, and four each at 1 and 2 p.m.
If you missed the festivities, photographer Theo Welling brought back these photos of delicious beer-porn and a few other images from the scene at iTap on Saturday.
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All photos by Theo Welling Belgian Street Water from Charleville Brewing Company in Ste. Genevieve. Theo Welling Arcadia HopMouth Double IPA from Arcadia Ales in Battle Creek, Michigan. Theo Welling Prussia Berliner Style Weiss from 4 Hands Brewing Co. in St. Louis. Theo Welling Schlafly's Dry-Hopped American Pale Ale. Theo Welling Summit Oatmeal Stout from Summit Brewing in St. Paul, Minnesota. Theo Welling 4 Hands Volume #1 from 4 Hands Brewing in St. Louis. Theo Welling
See more photos from Firkin Fest on the next page.