200 Prairie Street Rockford, IL 61107

(815) 277-9427

Elevate Palate Trip Series


Join Chef Jonathan Griffin and Brewer Steve Lenox as your guides through these delightfully entertaining beer pairing dinners. As part of the Elevate 2018 Palate Trip Series, each dinner will feature a unique spin on well-loved American and German food traditions, such as beer can chicken and Oktoberfest. Guests will enjoy passed hors d’oeuvres followed by a family style three course dinner—all with beer pairings.

Whether you’re a seasoned foodie, passionate beer geek, or just looking to have a fun, new experience, all are welcome and will learn something new in this exciting palate trip series. Purchase your tickets today!

May 16 – “Beer Can Chicken”* [view menu]
July 18 – “Shrimp Boil”
Sep 26 – “Oktoberfest”

Prairie Street Brewing Company
200 Prairie St., Rockford, IL

$65 ticket (tax + gratuity included)
Start time 7:00 p.m. (ends around 9:00/9:30)
Hors d’oeuvres w/ 5-oz beer pairings
3-course dinner w/ 10-oz beer pairings
Guided “tour” of each pairing by Chef Jonathan Griffin and Brewer Steve Lenox

Questions? Email reed @ psbrewingco.com today.


  • There is a 72-hour cancellation period. If for some reason you do need to cancel, please inform us at least 72 hours before the dinner and you will be refunded the full ticket price (excluding online service fees). Cancellations with less than 72-hours notice will result in a 25% retainer of the ticket price plus the online service fees.
  • Your dinner ticket(s) includes all food and beverage. A set of hors d’oeuvres and 5-oz beer pairings, followed by a three-course meal paired exquisitely with 10-oz beer pairings. (After dinner, coffee or tea will be available as a separate purchase.)
  • Remember! Tax and gratuity is included in the $65 ticket price. But, any additional gratuity is always welcome and appreciated. Our serving staff works very hard to make sure this experience is flawless and memorable.

chef-and-brewer“We are excited to present the third season of our signature Elevate Palate Trip Series. The name “Elevate” perfectly embodies our passion to take people to new heights in their perception and experience of food and beer. Calling the series a “Palate Trip” is our way of saying it’s going to be a fun, trippy ride for your taste buds. You won’t want to miss what we have in store!”

–Chef Jonathan Griffin (right) and Brewer Steve Lenox (left)

Photo by Aaron Tokarz, whiteshutter.com