Where: The Rhino Bar and Grill, 1249 Queen St W, Toronto
Part evening with a brewer, and part beer appreciation and education. We will be hosting an interactive session featuring the best beers of the holiday season.
The evening will include:
– Festive beer tutored tasting with BJCP judges and brewers
– Tasting notes with individual beer breakdown
– Historical notes and brewing tips
– Food pairings
– Serving suggestions
– A few surprises
Impress your guests this holiday season with your impressive knowledge of these complex and sometimes intimidating beers. Find the perfect pairing for your holiday feast, and lead your own tasting session!
Past President, and technical brewer Ian gets in touch with his creative side.
I have read Experimental Homebrewing: Mad Science in the Pursuit of Great Beer by Drew Beecham and Denny Conn, Voyageur Press, 2014. I thought it was very good so I want to let members know. Here is my brief synopsis of it. ”
Included in the day: Bus tour to the breweries, lunch with a pint, samples at each of the breweries, brewing prizes, demonstrations and professional tips from the brewers, lots of conversation about beer and brewing. Make some new friends and visit some you haven’t seen for a while. It’s a great day jam packed with fun and information, a really awesome time.
Update! Best of Show Pro-Am Brew Prize: And just to prove how great the people at Beau’s brewery are, and how nice they are to us, Beau’s will once again be brewing the Best of Show beer in large scale to the brewery in Vanleek Hill.
Update! Brewer of the Year: The GCHC Competition is now part of the Canadian Brewer of the Year circuit. Your standings in the GCHC will contribute to the national BOTY ranking.
Please see the PDF for details, instructions and contact information.