World of Beer coming to Lexington this summer; will be franchise's second tavern in Kentucky

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Craft beer hot spot, World of Beer, will join Lexington, Kentucky's flourishing beer and restaurant market this summer at 122 Marion, Suite 150. With a franchise-wide database of more than 36,000 beers from around the globe and 500 bottles and 50 daily rotating taps in-tavern, guests can anticipate an impressive selection of brews. The rapidly expanding WOB franchise currently operates more than 75 taverns in 18 states.

The tavern won't just offer an extensive beer list but will also house beer-enhanced machines that take brews to the next level. World of Beer-Lexington will exclusively house a stainless-steel infusion tower that allows the tavern to infuse beer with herbs, coffee, fruit, etc., to create new spins on brews.


Additionally, their cask engine will give patrons the opportunity to try exclusive, limited-time-offer local beers that will be housed in the cask and tapped at the tavern.

The 4,800-square-foot tavern, with an 800-square-foot enclosed patio, will provide guests with the perfect viewing experience for any major sporting event. The tavern's impressive number of TVs offers guests the most ideal situation to view any event, from any spot in the tavern with a nice cold brew. "Whether you're a passionate beer lover, avid sports fan, music lover or simply looking for a friendly place to gather for great casual food and a drink, we hope to see you here," said Dru Patel, WOB-Lexington's development manager.

Menu Offerings World of Beer-Lexington offers a daily homage to beer, complemented by great food. The tavern will serve lunch and dinner daily and offers a perfectly beer-paired menu offers modern twists on classic dishes, such as: Bavarian Pretzels
Pork Schnitzel
Guinness Bratwurst
Veggie Hummus Wraps
Beer-Battered Shrimp Tacos with Sriracha Lime Aioli
Chimichurri Meatballs
Chipotle BBQ Chicken Flatbread
Belgian Waffle S'mores

WOB-Lexington will be open from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday, and 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. on Sundays.

Want to know the ins and outs of craft beers or what tavern fare to pair with your brew of choice? Specially trained WOB servers complete a two-week beer school and will be on hand to guide guests through the WOB experience centered around craft beer discovery, food and beer combinations, live music and a home for every sport-lover's gameday.

World of Beer's Loyalty Club helps guests discover new beer styles, flavors and brands while rewarding them with points to earn gift cards and complimentary pub perks. Putting the WOB culture in guests' hands, the loyalty program is easily accessed through the WOB app, available on iPhone and Android smartphones.

"We are pleased to be a growing part of Kentucky's passionate craft beer community with this new location in Lexington," said World of Beer CEO Paul Avery. "At World of Beer, we truly believe there is a friend on every barstool. We look forward to sharing the craft brews and their stories with our guests, who may be inspired to discover something new." Since opening its first tavern in Tampa, Florida, in 2007, WOB has grown to more than 75 locations in 19 states. What began as a neighborhood tavern to sample great craft beers and swap beer-talk for co-founders Scott Zepp and Matt LaFon is becoming a unique cultural phenomenon celebrating the world of craft beers, great food and camaraderie.

About World of Beer: World of Beer (WOB) is the ultimate craft beer haven that offers guests a global beer experience right from the barstool. The original craft beer tavern complements its database of more than 36,000 beers with a signature tavern fare menu featuring a variety of elevated comfort food that provides the perfect marriage of food and beer for an unparalleled experience.

 From WOB Communications

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