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Louisville Craft Beer Week features local breweries

This is the sixth year for Louisville Craft Beer Week. (Source: Daniel Paxton, WAVE 3 News) This is the sixth year for Louisville Craft Beer Week. (Source: Daniel Paxton, WAVE 3 News)
Against the Grain (Source: Daniel Paxton, WAVE 3 News) Against the Grain (Source: Daniel Paxton, WAVE 3 News)
The event Sunday included cigars and special sausages. (Source: Daniel Paxton, WAVE 3 News) The event Sunday included cigars and special sausages. (Source: Daniel Paxton, WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville's Craft Beer Week showcases local breweries by hosting several tasting sessions around town.

Sunday evening, the event headed to Against the Grain downtown.

The local brewer called its event a smokeout, featuring smoked beers including their own award-winning Imperial Stout.

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The event also included special sausages and cigars from a local retailer.

This is the sixth year for the event.

"It's really cool because it's nothing we look at like our event versus their event," said Against the Grain general manager Shane Benton. "It's kind of like all of our events together just making for a cool fun week. Again, people are getting to try new things, get out there and meet people."

The event wraps up Sept. 20. For a list of events, visit the Louisville Craft Beer Week website.

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