What you're drinking: Nine different Bavarian wheat beers selected by Gerlach himself -- each with its own story, of course -- from brewers like Reutberger and Hopf
Paired with: Four courses of deliciousness from LES eatery Little Giant, designed to perfectly complement your bier.
Little Giant, 85 Orchard Street at Broome Street (212) 226-5047 (reservations required)
What you're drinking: A flight of four Cap'n Larry varieties -- and when you're done sampling those, carry on into the night with $3 pints of the microbrews.
Paired with: Murray's cheeses! The curd experts are matching up four cheeses with the brews as part of your tasting flight.
Price: $10 per flight