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Beer Maven: Sour Beer Pairing Dinner
March 27, 2018 @ 6:00pm
Fermentana is excited to kickoff Beer Maven, Montanas first-ever female-only beer event series celebrating women and beer in 2018. Beer Maven will offer women the opportunity to expand and develop their beer knowledge through a variety of exciting beer tastings, unique food pairings, and fun, educational discussions with guest industry speakers at local community establishments. The inaugural event series will be held at varying locations around Bozeman, MT during the months of January, February, and March. Event #1: Basics of BeerDate: January 23rd, 2018 from 6-8pmLocation: Bozeman Brewing Company (504 N Broadway, Bozeman, MT)Tickets: $30/personWhat to expect: Attendees will be treated to a sensory analysis training with Fermentana co-founder and certified beer judge, Loy Maierhauser, during a tasting of a series of beer styles. The evening will also include a tour of the brewing facility. Light snacks and plenty of time for mingling and discussion will also be included.Event #2: Hops & BeerDate: February 20th, 2018 from 6-8pmLocation: MAP Brewing Co. (510 Manley Rd, Bozeman, MT)Tickets: $30/personWhat to expect: Women will have the opportunity to again learn from Maierhauser, as well as other industry experts, about the complex flavors and aromas hops impart to beer via a tasting event. An exclusive beer brewed especially for Beer Maven will also be released and available for attendees to sample. Light snacks and plenty of time for mingling and discussion will also be included.Event #3: Sour Beer Pairing DinnerDate: March 27th, 2018 from 6-8pmLocation: Montana Ale Works (611 E Main St, Bozeman, MT)Tickets: $40/personBeer Maven will finish the last leg of its tour with a Sour Beer Pairing Dinner hosted by Montana Ale Works on March 27th. A special hand-picked collection of beers featuring a spectrum of sour flavors will be paired with creative savory, spicy, and sweet small-plate dishes prepared by Ale Works master chefs. Proceeds from the dinner will benefit Haven, a Bozeman-based nonprofit which offers support to women and families affected by domestic violence.Individual tickets for each event in the series (limited to 45 people each) will be offered to beer drinkers at a price of $30 each for the first two events and $40 for the beer pairing dinner. Tickets include entrance to the event, beer samplers, and light snacks, or, in the case of the beer pairing dinner, small plated foods. A special Beer Maven Pass, which includes entrance to all three events, is also available for $90 each. Whether youre a woman who already loves beer or are just getting started, Beer Maven offers something for every female drinker, says Fermentana co-founder, Jesse Bussard. These events give women a chance to build their beer knowledge, discover new beers, meet like-minded women, and in general, feel more confident about their future beer decisions. Through Beer Maven, we hope to educate more women about beer and continue to build the community of female beer drinkers one pint at a time!More info can be found at www.fermentana.com.