Win Tickets to Karl Ratzsch’s 5-Course Sprecher Beer Dinner

Karl Ratzsch’s, Milwaukee’s most enduring and innovative German restaurant, has designed a fabulous 5-course Sprecher beer dinner that will satisfy the palates of foodies and craft beer lovers alike.  We are giving away a pair of seats ($90 value) to this sumptuous affair.

If you would like a chance to win dinner for two, just follow these steps to enter:

  1. Become a fan of our Sprecher Brewery facebook page
  2. Then do one of the following:
    1. Retweet this blog post (making sure to include and the hashtag #beerdinner)
    2. Add a comment on this blog post or on a Sprecher Brewery facebook fan page post relating to this contest

Eligibility requirements: You must be at least 21 to enter.

Event Details:

When: May 4th, 2011

Start Time: Reception at 5pm, Dinner at 6pm

What: 5-Course Gourmet Sprecher Beer Dinner

Location: Karl Ratszch’s Restaurant, 320 E. Mason St., Milwaukee, WI.


First Course
Grilled Australian Loin of Lamb, Port Wine Dijon Sauce,
Garlic Mashed Potatoes with Asiago Crisp
Sprecher Amber

Second Course
Goose, Wild Rice and Vegetable Soup with Cilantro
Sprecher Hefe Weiss

Third Course
Spring Mix Salad with Glazed Walnuts, Bleu Cheese, Strawberries,
Blueberries, Sauteed Shrimp and Balsamic Dressing
Sprecher Brown Pub Ale

Main Course
Braised German Style Baby Back Pork Ribs, Baked Sauerkraut,
Octoberfest Fingerling Potatoes
Sprecher Maibock

Dessert Course
Black Forest Cherry Strudel
Sprecher Black Bavarian

The contest begins now and will end at noon on May 3rd. This post will be reposted to ensure that multiple fans have the chance to enter. Please only enter once or you will be disqualified.

Contest winner will be announced on Sprecher’s facebook page and on @sprecherbrewery. You will need to show ID at the restaurant in order to claim your prize.

You can make reservations for this dinner by calling the restaurant directly: 414.276.2720.

Sprecher Events Milwaukee Beer Week 2011

There are so many fun and flavorful events happening during Milwaukee Beer Week — April 28 – May 8 — we thought we’d help you out by listing the Sprecher beer events, beginning with tastings and a Sprecher Beer Dinner at the Karl Ratzchs, Milwaukee’s landmark German-American restaurant. All events are free unless otherwise noted.

April 28th, 7pm ’til close $1 off all taps of Sprecher.

April 29th, 6pm  Taste of Great Brewers, Harley-Davidson Museum, $40/person.  Get your tickets at:

May 3rd,  4 -5pm   Groppi’s

May 3rd,  5:15 – 6:15pm   Blackbird

May 3rd,  6:30 -7:30pm  Frank’s Power Plant

May 3rd,  8:00 – 9:00pm  Tonic Tavern

May 4th — 5 Course Sprecher Beer Dinner, Karl Ratzschs,   $45/person (RSVP Karl Ratzch’s: (414) 276-2720) Click here for menu:

May 4th,  8:00 – 9:00pm  Three Lions Pub

May 4th, 9:30 – 10:30pm  Karma

May 5th, 8:00 – 9:00pm    Hooligan’s

May 5th, 9:30 – 10:30pm   Rosie’s

May 6th, 6:00 – 7:00pm   Steny’s

May 6th, 7:15 – 8:15pm    Fat Daddy’s

To learn more about Milwaukee Beer Week, visit: