EPIC, one of Salt Lake City's newest craft breweries, is teaming up with Executive Chef Billy Sotelo of Faustina and Oasis Cafe for two Oktoberfest beer pairing events this month:
- Oasis Cafe celebrates Oktoberfest with a five-course beer pairing dinner Thursday, October 25 at 6:30 p.m. featuring EPIC beer and special guests EPIC Brewmaster Kevin Crompton. A special selection of beers has been carefully paired with a special menu prepared by Executive Chef Billy Sotelo. The cost is $45 for the menu tasting and $65 for the beer pairings. EPIC's brew master will be there to talk about each beer's signature elements and nuances of the brewing process. Reservations are highly suggested and can be made by calling 801-322-0404 or by visiting the Oasis Cafe website. Oasis Cafe is located at 151 South 500 East.
- Faustina is hosting a special set-price, four-course brunch on Saturday, October 27 at noon featuring EPIC Brewmaster Kevin Crompton and X96 "Radio From Hell" hosts Kerry, Bill and Gina. Chef Billy Sotelo has created a special menu designed to highlight the nuances and distinctive qualities of each beer. Cost for the special Oktoberfest brunch is $20 per person, with beer pairings an additional $20. Call 801-746-4441 or visit Faustina's website for reservations. Faustina is located at 454 E. 300 S.
Photo by Scott Peterson, courtesy Faustina