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Beer Appreciation Course for Two

HK$880

Pilsner, Indian Pale Ale (IPA), stout…if you’re overwhelmed by the sheer variety of beer, start from the basics in this 2-hour beer appreciation crash course. You will sample up to eight different styles of beers, whilst learning all about beer, from brewing, serving, tasting to evaluating. 

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Pilsner, Indian Pale Ale (IPA), stout…if you’re overwhelmed by the sheer variety of beer, you’re not alone. Whether you’re a casual beer drinker or a beer aficionado, start from the basics with this beer appreciation crash course.

Led by professional beer judge(s), this is Beer Tasting 101, a comprehensive 2-hour beer appreciation course that will introduce you to the finer points of beer, from the lingo to brewing and serving and finally, tasting and evaluating. You will sample at least eight different styles of beers from around the world, taking the time to savour, describe and compare each style. By the end of the course, you will be able to taste and tell the difference between ales and lagers and their varieties, such as a stout, Pilsner, pale ale, wheat beer and more.

Get ready for a different kind of happy hour, covering:

  • A history of beer
  • The four essential beer ingredients - water, malt, hops and yeast, and common beer brewing methods
  • How to distinguish craft beers from commercial
  • The differences in beers from different countries
  • The art of beer serving
  • Beer tasting and appreciation techniques – Learn how to evaluate beers by appearance, aroma, flavour, mouthfeel, and finish, and complete your own beer tasting notes.

In the process, learn which beers you prefer and take home a few bottles of your favourite to enjoy at home. If you’re passionate about your beer, this is an education you won’t want to miss!

 

Number of People
This Experience Voucher is valid for 2 people in a group class. Additional participants may join at an additional cost of $440 per person, up to a maximum of 20 people.

Private bookings are available on request for a minimum of 10 people.

Experience Location
Central

Availability and Duration
This experience lasts for 2 hours.

Bookings can be made on the first and third Friday of each month at 7:30pm. Bookings must be made at least 3 days in advance and are subject to availability.

Language
English and Cantonese

Suitability Information
This experience is suitable for those aged 18 years and above.

Extra Information
This experience includes:

  • A beer appreciation class led by professional Beer Judge(s)
  • One HK$100 coupon per person (to use on our Partner’s imported craft beers)

Please specify any allergies when making your booking.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What types of beers will I get to taste? Will we be drinking draft beers?
A: You will taste a selection of craft beers in this experience, ensuring you come out of the course with a true understanding of the diversity of beers available on the market today.

Q: What is a Beer Judge?
A: A Beer Judge has completed the Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP), a qualification that allows them to judge craft beers produced by home brewers and craft breweries. Your instructors are some of the few in Hong Kong who have undergone the rigorous training (and tasting) involved, and they can’t wait to share their knowledge with you!

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Beer Appreciation Course for Two

Beer Appreciation Course for Two

Pilsner, Indian Pale Ale (IPA), stout…if you’re overwhelmed by the sheer variety of beer, start from the basics in this 2-hour beer appreciation crash course. You will sample up to eight different styles of beers, whilst learning all about beer, from brewing, serving, tasting to evaluating. 

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