Consider yourself a craft beverage enthusiast?! The MET&L Prairie Pour Tour takes you on a journey through the beautiful Flint Hills of Kansas. Get a taste of what eastern Kansas has to offer and explore their unique breweries, wineries and distilleries in Manhattan, Emporia, Topeka and Lawrence.
The Little Apple Ⓡ is home to three of the tour’s 14 featured stops. Keep reading to learn a little bit about Liquid Art Winery and Estates, Manhattan Brewing Company and Tallgrass Tap House. Then make your way to Manhattan to try a pour at each of them!
Liquid Art Winery and Estates
Enjoy a glass of wine at the only winery on our tour, Liquid Art Winery and Estates. Founded in 2014 by Kansas natives Dave & Danielle Tegtmeier, this 20-acre vineyard and full-production winery guarantees its guests a unique Flint Hills experience. Comprised of tasting and barrel rooms, an event center, and an outdoor concert amphitheater, Liquid Art is perfectly framed by the breathtaking views of the vineyard.
Manhattan Brewing Company
With nearly 20 years of collective experience in the craft beer industry, Manhattan Brewing Company is focused on brewing and serving high-quality craft beers in a family-friendly atmosphere in the heart of downtown Manhattan. Striving to connect community and culture through craft beer, the variety of brews and events offered at Manhattan Brewing Company are sure to anyone's taste.
Tallgrass Tap House
The Tallgrass Tap House is an 11,000-square-foot brewpub located in the historic, revitalized downtown district of Manhattan, Kansas. At the core of the Tap House is a 10-barrel brewhouse that produces a rotating lineup of craft brews featured on tap. Blending a modern, comfortable aesthetic with rustic accents, Tallgrass Tap House has ample indoor seating with additional seating available seasonally on the rooftop patio, overlooking downtown toward the Flint Hills.
Whether you’re a beer lover, wine enthusiast, or whiskey connoisseur, this tour has something for everyone. Sign up for the MET&L Prairie Pour Tour today and experience the diverse craft beverage scene of Kansas!
You can win prizes for visiting different participating locations, and if you make it to all locations, you’ll be entered for a chance to win one of four sweepstakes prizes valued at up to $500! To sign up to participate in the tour or to learn more, visit: prairiepourtour.com.