A trip around the world in beer

Course Dates: 28/09/18
Time: 18:30 - 20:30
Location: KS - Keeley Street

Beer is the globe’s third favourite drink after water and tea. Although there are plenty of tastes in common, you will find out why it’s the differences that make beer really interesting.


What is the course about?

This course explains the differences between the various beer styles around the world, how they evolved and an opportunity to taste a selection. You will be taught by Christine Cryne, a Master Trainer, Member of the British Guild of Beer Writers and Accredited European Beer Consumers Union Judge.

What will we cover?

• How beer is made
• The ingredients in beer
• Which beer styles originate from which countries and their histories
• Tasting session covering five beers.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

• State how beer is made and the ingredients used
• Explain how the variations impact on the flavour in beer
• With the help of notes, indicate which beer styles originate from which country
• Both in group discussion and in teams, use this knowledge to describe the beers tasted.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

Suitbale for all over 18.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

The course is a mix of interaction and practical tastings. There is no work outside the class.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

There are no other costs. You need to bring a pen and, although there will be a handout, you are welcome to bring along your own paper to take notes.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Other beer, wine and cider courses.

General information and advice on courses at Build is available from the Student Centre and Library on Monday to Friday from 12:00 – 19:00.
See the course guide for term dates and further details


Book your place

Course Code: UBR32

Fri, eve, 28 Sep - 28 Sep '18

Duration: 1 session

Full fee: £39.00
Senior fee: £39.00
Concession: £39.00
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