Murphy's Bar & Grill

Blind Tasting and Benefit

A Benefit for Youth Emergency Services & Shelter

YESSAre you ready to test your beer palate for a good cause? Join Barley’s Angels Greater Des Moines at Murphy’s Bar & Grill at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14 for our last event of the year. All proceeds will benefit local charity, Youth Emergency Services & Shelter (YESS).

Murphy’s staff will guide us through proper tasting techniques and terms. You’ll then taste five beer samples and try to guess what they are. There will be a prize for the most correct answers.

Raffle tickets will also be sold — $3 each or four for $10 — for chances to win more than $300 in prizes. Donate one new nondescript pair of sweatpants (any size) or two personal hygiene items such as kleenex, chapstick, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, deodorant, or night light for an additional ticket (up to three per person).

An appetizer buffet will be provided.

Women AND men of legal drinking age are welcome to attend! Valid ID required at the door.Murphy's Bar & Grill

  • November 14th, 2 p.m.
  • Murphy’s Bar & Grill
    2675 100th St, Urbandale, IA
  • Tickets: $20/Person
    Ticket sales end at 10 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 13.

Le Jardin Beer Dinner featuring Confluence Brewing Company

La Jardin Beer DinnerJoin Barley’s Angels Greater Des Moines on Tuesday, Sept. 15 for a gourmet four-course meal prepared by Chef Tag at Le Jardin. Each course will be specially prepared for our group and expertly paired with a beer from Confluence Brewing Company. (Vegetarian options are available.)

The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. and is open to men and women who are 21 and over. Last day to buy tickets is September 11, 2015. Limited space available.

Additional information about purchasing tickets on Tikly:
Members are able to buy two tickets at their special discounted price. Please specify in the comments if you have any food concerns or allergies. Also, if there are people you wish to sit with during the event, list them in the comments and we will do our best to accommodate your wishes in the seating arrangements.Barleys Angels Greater Des Moines

  • When: Tuesday, September 15, 2015
    5:30 p.m. Reception with Dinner to follow
  • Where: Le Jardin
    2815 Beaver Ave #101, Des Moines, Iowa
  • Tickets: $55 Members / $65 Non-Members
    (Gratuity and tax included.)
    Available to men and women of legal drinking age.

Cooking With Beer

Cooking with Beer

Cooking With Beer
Barley’s Angels Great Des Moines

There’s nothing better than adding some new recipes to your repertoire, especially when you can do it with beer! Doris Gorius of Bolton & Hay will lead us through a 3-course meal that incorporates beer. Each course will be served with a sample of the beer used in the recipe. You’ll take home a copy of the recipes and a small cutting board gift, courtesy of Bolton & Hay. Additionally, purchases from the Bolton & Hay retail shop will be 10% off the day of the event.

Online only ticket sales through Sunday March 1 at 10 p.m. This is a women-only event. Must be 21+. Valid ID required.

Thank you to Iowa Beverage Systems for donating all of the beer for this event.

  • Cooking with Beer Class
  • Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015
    5:30p Check-in, 6:00p Class Begins
  • Cost $35
  • Register: https://tikly.co/events/435

Poster

Cooking with Beer Poster

Cooking with Beer Poster

Crafternoon at Peace Tree Brewing

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Barley’s Angels – Greater Des Moines

Join us Saturday, May 31, 2014 at Peace Tree Brewing Co. for a fun and educational women’s “Crafternoon!” Award-winning Head Brewmaster, Joe Kesteloot, will provide education as well as a tour of the facility, followed by a tasting of 5 – 4 oz. Peace Tree offerings, some of which are available exclusively in the taproom. Snacks will be provided, and you’ll even get to take home a commemorative etched Peace Tree pint glass!

Tickets will be available online at www.tikly.co, through May 27; at the door for $30 cash, debit or credit. This event is 21+. Valid ID required.

peacetree_logo1Peace Tree Brewing Company,107 W Main Street, Knoxville, IA is about a 45-minute drive from central Des Moines. There will be an optional shuttle available for the first 14 individuals who would like a ride. $15 will be added to your ticket if you choose to take the shuttle (select this option when purchasing your ticket). Details will be sent after purchase.

* Barley’s Angels – Greater Des Moines reserves the right to cancel the shuttle and return the collected funds if there are not enough patrons interested in this option.

— Ariane, Chapter organizer

Flight Over Iowa – Beer & Cheese Tasting

FlightOverIABarley’s Angels of Greater Des Moines

Please join us for the inaugural event of Barley’s Angels — Greater Des Moines, featuring a rainbow tasting of Iowa beers paired with artisanal cheeses from The Cheese Shop of Des Moines.

Led by Ashley Guillaume of IA Beverage Systems and C.J. Biernet of The Cheese Shop of Des Moines, this guided tasting will offer six 5-oz pours of beer, each perfectly paired with a 1-oz portion of cheese. Ideal for both craft beer beginners and experts, this tasting showcases why Iowa is quickly becoming a destination for great beer. Learn about beer styles and flavors, ideal flavor combinations when pairing beers, and great cheeses available locally. Visit our website for more info and link to purchase advance tickets. https://sites.google.com/site/barleysangelsdsm/

  • When: Tuesday April 22, 2014. 6:30-8:30 pm.
  • Where: 515 Brewing Company, 7701 University, Clive, Iowa 50325 [map]
  • Tickets:  $35 through our website here LIMITED SEATING AVAILABLE!

*Women only, 21+. Valid ID required.