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September 7, 2017 4:30 pm

Prost! Adler Oktoberfest, it’s tapped!

"O'zapft is!" ("It's tapped!") Oktoberfest History: Kronprinz Ludwig (1786-1868), later King Ludwig I (reign: 1825-1848), married Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen on October 12, 1810. The citizens of Munich were invited to attend the wedding festivities that were held in the fields in front of the city gates. In honor of the bride, the fields have been named “Theresienwiese” (Ther...
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June 28, 2017 4:19 pm

4th of July “Cooking with Ray”

Independence Day is a time to relax and enjoy fun, fireworks, and family traditions. To us, the 4th revolves around two very important things -- food and beer! “Cooking with Ray” has three easy and explosive recipes using FDR beer, so grab some growlers and share these amazing dishes with your friends and family this 4th of July!   RECIPES   FDR Half Cocked Pale Ale Grilled Ch...
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May 26, 2017 2:57 pm

Memorial Day “Cooking with Ray”

Memorial Day is here and that means cookouts, BEER, and time well spent celebrating the four-day work week! We are thrilled to share a few simple recipes using two of our delicious blonde ales to elevate your Memorial Day spread! So grab a growler or two and join us in creating your own sweet treats and savory dips with Four Day Ray brews. RECIPIES Blood Orange Blonde Bubbly Basil Pops ...
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April 11, 2017 1:01 pm

We’re Throwing a Paw-ty Benefiting Heaven After Hell Rescue

Get ready for Puppies, Beer, & Tacos Thursday April 27th at Four Day Ray Brewing! We are so excited to be partnering with Heaven After Hell Rescue Shelter for our upcoming paw-ty! HAHR only exists on donations so come help support their mission to help all animals get the second chance they deserve. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own lovable well-behaved pets and come ready to min...
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April 5, 2017 11:21 am

S’more Caramel, Please

Happy National Caramel Day! Who decides these holidays I do not know, but it gives us an excuse to indulge and we’ll take it! We can also use it as a chance to recognize our sweet, sweet pastry chef, Bridget Horan, who is rightfully featured in Indianapolis Monthly’s April issue! A complimentary write up attempts to distract readers from the mouth-watering image of her S’mores Skillet S...
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March 22, 2017 2:00 pm

Dine to Donate on #GiveBackTuesday!

Tuesday, March 28th  join us in recognizing the 26th year of Disability Awareness Month at Four Day Ray’s Dining to Donate with Down Syndrome Indiana! Show this flyer to your server and we will give 10% of the proceeds to Down Syndrome Indiana. RSVP for Dining to Donate at Down Syndrome Indiana is a one-stop-shop for information and r...
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February 10, 2017 6:56 pm

FDR Brewing celebrates their first canning!

  Today we celebrated our first canning. At 6:30am this morning, you could hear the rhythmic sound of the air compressor mixed with the steady hum of the canning line. Our mobile canning partners Michigan Mobile Canning were here ready to assist with our first canning. Using their state-of-the-art MC250 canning machine our crew packaged 157 cases of Track Jumper IPA & 156 cases of ...
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February 8, 2017 7:11 pm

February’s Featured Community Partner: Little Red Door

Little Red Door Cancer Agency offers services for cancer patients, resources for those in need and information on cancer prevention. Mission: Fighting cancer is tough enough, but it’s even harder when you don’t have medical insurance or the resources to afford proper care. Little Red Door Cancer Agency strives to make the most of life and the least of cancer by reducing the physical, em...
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December 13, 2016 2:31 pm

Four Day Ray Brewing 12 Gifts of Christmas Guide

Struggling for Holiday gift inspiration? Relax – we’ve got you covered. Our Christmas gift guide is packed with ideas sure to satisfy even the trickiest of friends and family members. Seriously, even the really picky ones. Gifts for dads? Gifts for your boss? For hard-to-shop sisters and everyone in between we've got ideas to help you check off those Holiday lists with these 12 gifts of...
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September 22, 2016 4:55 pm

New to Craft Beer? Never Fear.

So, you’re new to craft beer. After being poked and humiliated by your college peers about how you can’t finish a Bud Light in under an hour, you’ve decided it’s time to start hitting the craft beer books. (Might we suggest The United States of Craft Beer?) No worries. Four Day Ray's very own Caroline Goodin has a few pointers on where to start. I only recently turned 21. Despite my age...
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