Beer andamp; Food Fest next week at Dragonfly |

Beer andamp; Food Fest next week at Dragonfly

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TRUCKEE, Calif. andamp;#8212; Beer aficionados and Dragonfly fans, mark your calendars, call your friends and plan to attend the Beer andamp; Food Festival slated for Wednesday, Aug. 24, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Dragonfly Restaurant andamp; Sushi Bar in Truckee.Attendees can stop in anytime during the evening and roam the food and beer stations. Taking the beer and food pairing to a higher level, each of the seven delectable food items are not only paired with a specialty beer from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., but created using the beer as an ingredient as well.Advanced tickets are on sale now for $32 per person (tax is included) which provides access to this interactive beer and food tasting event.andamp;#8220;Iandamp;#8217;m excited to partner with Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, not only because we have some really fun beer and food combos planned, but because their philosophy is so aligned with my own,andamp;#8221; said Dragonfly owner and chef Billy McCullough. andamp;#8220;Many people donandamp;#8217;t know this, but Sierra Nevada has incredible sustainable and environmentally friendly practices that are really unprecedented in the industry.andamp;#8221;Beer andamp; Food Fest participants will have a chance to meet Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. brewmaster Erik Kelso, sample some old favorites and newly released beers and enjoy live music. Tickets are available at Dragonfly; advanced ticket purchase is recommended as these types of events often sell out. For tickets or more info call 530-587-0557.Dragonfly is located upstairs at 10118 Donner Pass Road, right in the heart of downtown Truckee. For more information visit or follow the business on Facebook for up-to-the-minute news and updates. For more info on Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., visit

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