Ever see that episode of The Simpsons when Homer goes to the Land of Chocolate? That's about how I imagine myself reacting to the World of Beer's official opening today at 2 p.m.: running around like a school-age girl, shrieking at display cases of frosty craft beers, admiring the glassware.
What exactly is World of Beer? The name says it all. The Tampa-based chain of beer bars features more than 500 kinds of craft beer plus live music, monthly cookouts, and tons of local, special events. It's a veritable utopia for South Florida's thirsty beer nuts.
The brews will be ready for drinking by 2 p.m. today, but tonight at 7,
the Coconut Creek store will hold a special opening event that lasts
until 10 p.m. There, you can sip suds while local band LaDemza grooves in
We'll have more shortly.