Occidental Brewing and Paulaner USA – Wurst & Bier Pairing

A day after Munich’s Oktoberfest comes to an end; Bazi Bierbrasserie will host a special Wurst & Bier Pairing featuring beer from Occidental Brewing Company and Paulaner USA. From 5:00-9:00pm on Wednesday, October 4th Bazi will feature a special beer lineup of German brewed beers from both Paulaner and Hacker-Pshorr alongside German influenced beers from Occidental Brewing.

Paired with this beer lineup of six beers from Occidental, Paulaner, and Hacker-Pschorr will be Altengartz Bratwurst. A pair of guys with a rich German heritage makes these sausages that are only available at Sheridan Fruit Co. The bratwurst will be simmered in each of the six beers from the pairing.

To provide a bit more flair to the evening, Bazi will host a Stein Hoisting competition at 7:30pm with sweet prizes to the top 3 finishers.

Beer List:
Occidental Festbier, 6.7% ABV, rich yet quaffable lager in the old tradition of Oktoberfest beers. German noble hops provide a delicate hop character to pair with a firm malt profile featuring Munich and Vienna malts.
Occidental Dunkel, 5.1% ABV, malty and smooth, balanced with an assortment of noble hops.
Occidental Kolsch, 4.5% ABV, crisp and dry, it is clean and lager-like, with a pleasant, slightly spicy hop profile supplied by German Perle. Very sessionable.
Paulaner Oktoberfest Marzen, 5.8% ABV, full bodied beer with rich malt flavor and dark toffee note, has an underlying fruitiness and masterful hop balance.
Paulaner Salvator Doppelbock, 7.9% ABV, head has a caramel hue and the beer is full bodied with a rich, warm chestnut brown color. The taste is unmistakable, with its smooth chocolate flavor, robust dark caramel maltiness and a light note of hops in the background – providing a nice intensity on the palate.’
Hacker-Pschorr Oktoberfest Marzen, 5.8% ABV, fruity notes of cassis and earthy tones reminiscent of cedar.

A Hacker-Pshorr in Munich at the site of the 1972 Olympics.

The cost of the Wurst & Bier Pairing is $15.00 and includes six 5 oz pours of beer along with the sausage pairing.

Bazi Bierbrasserie
1522 SE 32nd Ave.
Portland, OR