Craft 64 Gears up for Brewer’s Bowl & New Beer Collaboration by Lynette Carrington Craft 64 Gears up for Brewer’s Bowl and New Beer Collaboration There is always something new and exciting going on with Craft 64, when the fun gastropub is not busy winning awards and creating new craft beers, it is dishing up delectable wood-fired pizzas, salads and appetizers. “We will be pouring our beers at the Brew’s Bowl Beer Festival on Saturday, Feb. 4,”says Craft 64 owner and brewmaster, James Swann. The fun, beer-centric event will take place 4-10 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 4 at 4216 N. Brown Avenue, in Scottsdale. The event also includes Valley food trucks, such as Electric Sliders, Modern Tortilla and Frites St., and lots of live music. To purchase tickets, visit http://www.brewersbowl.com/home.html .What’s NewWe are working on a collaboration beer with The Hungry Monk in Chandler,” explains Swann. “It’s going to be a fruited, Belgian triple-style ale, but I don’t know what kind of fruit we’re going to use just yet.” There is also a grapefruit version of Craft 64’s very own Smooove Hoperator IPA coming out in the next few months.”Award-Winning Beer and FoodCraft 64 was just named one of the Top 11 Craft Beer Bars and Restaurants by “New Times,” yet another accolade in a string of awards that have been bestowed upon the gastropub since it opened less than two years ago. “We were featured in Southwest Airlines’ magazine this month, as well,” adds Swann. Indeed, “Southwest:The Magazine” features great places to visit and discover as part of a business trip, or vacation. People from all over the world have discovered the special gem that is Craft 64.February 5 there will be a special spotlight on Craft 64 on Cox 7 show, “Su Vida.” “There’s a piece coming out on us, so stay tuned!” says a thrilled Swann. Whether you go for the food and stay for the beer or vice versa, you’ll be glad that you visited Craft 64. Cleverly named for the fact that there are 64 ounces in a growler of beer (and yes, they do fill growlers), Craft 64 effectively merges at the intersection of gastropub, wine bar and artisan pizzeria. You will also enjoy the camaraderie and atmosphere that lives in Craft 64 as it is located in the second oldest home in Scottsdale. Come and find out what all the buzz is about at Craft 64!Craft 64 is located at 6922 E. Main St, Scottsdale. Visit www.craft64.com or call (480) 946-0542 for additional information. Craft 64 is open 11 a.m.-11 p.m., seven days a week.