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High Side Beer School #3

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High Side

4009 Chain Bridge Road

Fairfax, VA 22030

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High Side Beer school #3 is a 45-minute learning and tasting session conducted at High Side. Dr. Russell Carpenter will be teaching this class again. The admission fee is $10, which includes off flavor tasting. This class is limit to 15 people only. If you are interested, Please RSVP as soon as possible.

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Sensory Evaluation

  • Senses used (Smell, Taste, Sight)
  • Basic Tastes (Sweet, Sour, Salty, Bitter)

Judging Beers

  • Why is this important?
    • Feedback to the brewer
    • Sharing thoughts with friends/family
  • Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP)
  • Vocabulary
  • Beer Presentation
  • Off-flavor examples

OFF Flavor Tasting

  1. D.M.S
  2. Metallic
  3. Light Struck
  4. Isoamyl acetate
  5. Ethyl hexanoate

Russell Carpenter is the head brewer at Rocket Frog Brewing Company. In addition to being a BJCP Certified Beer judge, he has both a Bachelor’s of Science in Chemistry and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry. His American brown ale, Wallop Island, just won a bronze medal at GABF this year.

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4009 Chain Bridge Road

Fairfax, VA 22030

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