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Understanding National Tradition

  • Speaker:
  • Jeff Alworth
  • Track: Historical
  • Homebrew Con 2018
  • Portland, OR

Have you ever wondered how a Czech brewer thinks about brewing? How about a Belgian or a German? Chances are, they think about brewing very differently than Americans do. Beer styles are downstream consequences of particular ways of thinking about beer. In this seminar, we will explore the way styles evolved in the countries of their birth by looking at the philosophies, techniques, and approaches of the breweries that made them famous.