Introduction to Beer on Line
Join 'The Beer Wrangler' - Jonny Tyson - and learn about the world of beer, while tasting through six classics over 2 nights. Jonny is an Advanced Cicerone and Accredited Beer Sommelier and will take you on a fun beery journey where you can ask any questions along the way!
Get to grips with the fascinating world of beer on this 2-week introductory course. Run over 2 consecutive Thursdays this is designed for people who enjoy beer and want to learn more about it, in a fun, friendly and relaxed setting in the comfort of your own home.
At the end of the course you will :
- Be able to taste beer like a professional
- Be able to tell if a beer is faulty
- Understand the world’s classic beers
- Taste through some delicious beers of the world
13th August 7.30pm
Week 1 – Introduction to beer and ingredients- with three Classics of Continental Europe
This first session will cover the basics: How is beer made, the different ingredients, flavour and profile. We will professionally taste three examples from a great selection and learn all about 3 European classics
Czech Pale Lager, German Hefeweizen, Belgian Dubbel/Brune.
20th August 7.30pm
Week 2 – Beer faults, Beer history & Craft beer revolution.
This evening we’ll move on to talk about what happens when beer goes bad, and how to identify some common faults, as well as the history of beer. We'll taste some styles that have been popular as part of the craft beer movement, including a re-birth of an old London beer.
Porter, American-Style IPA, Hazy New England-style Pale Ale
So join us on this 2 week course and get to grips with some brilliant beer!
COURSE STRUCTURE AND FORMAT:
You will be sent a list of beers that are widely available at supermarkets to taste along with Jonny when you purchase your ticket. There will be a number of options so don't worry, you should easily be able to find a beer that fits!
Each week Jonny will present the beer course. He will host each tasting session live at 7:30pm over 2 consecutive Wednesdays. Each tasting session will be about 60 minutes in length. Unable to commit to each evening? No problem! Anyone registered for this course will gain access to the video recordings of each tasting session, so you can always revisit any of these at anytime in the future - whether it’s because you missed participating in the live evening or if you want to revisit the presentation at a later date.
Recommended beers for Intro to beer course – all available in various supermarkets
Czech Pale Lager
- - Budvar Original
- - Pilsner Urquell
- - Erdinger Weissbier
- - Franziskaner Weissbier
- - Maisel’s Weisse
- - Paulaner Weissbier
- - Leffe Brune
- - Westemalle Dubbel
- - Chimay Rouge (Red label)
- - Fullers London Porter
- - Taste the Difference Porter
- - Guinness West Indies Porter
- - Anchor Porter
American style IPA
- - Beavertown Lupuloid IPA
- - Lagunitas IPA
- - Camden Off Menu IPA
- - Brewdog Punk IPA
- - Thornbridge Jamestown New England IPA
- - Brewdog Hazy Jane
- - Sierra Nevada Hazy Little Thing IPA
- - Thornbridge Green Mountain Hazy Vermont
Places remaining: 7
Course Date/Time: Thu 13th Aug 2020 at 7.30pm
Duration: One hour