Every so often I do these 'Beer Schools'. A group of local beer geeks gather in the back room of Clive's Classic Lounge to sample and discuss a particular beer style. Here is a posting of the previous Cascadian Dark Beer School. The upcoming school has a few spots left. If anyone wants to attend, leave a comment below with your email and I will get back to you. You do not have to be a beer expert, have an uber palate or recite obscure facts about a particular brewery. Sounding pompous is my role. However, you must have a desire to enjoy new beers and meet other beer geeks.
Summer is over, so it is time to restart the beer schools. The next one will be Sunday, October 21th, 7:30ish at
Clive's Classic Lounge in the Chateau Victoria. This school will be "A
Season for Saisons". I have not even chosen the beers yet; there are a
lot to choose from. But it will involve the following:
1. Saison Dupont (the gold standard)
2. Ommegang Hennepin (the American Contender)
3. Le Merle - (The American interpretation)
4. 8 Wired - Saison Sauvin (A New Zealand version)
5. Another surprise
As always you are there to learn. There will be history, glassware
lessons, food pairing suggestions, a cheese plate to nibble on and
prizes. The same format as always: bring a pen, your palate and $20.
First come first serve. This will be around 18-20 spots for this event.
Please forward this to any other craft beer loving friends who might like to attend.