Just a quick note to our readers….
This course can be downloaded for free.
- four days of lecture and reading that can work around existing accredited lab time in a kitchen;
- two tasting sessions to understand styles and pairing;
- Lab time to practice pairing craft beer and cuisine, with suggestions for successful pairings and recipes;
- A draft of the final written exam, to be administered alongside a practical exam that consists of both cooking to a paired beer and pairing a beer to a prepared dish.
Craftbeer.com notes that the exam portion is only available by request and is provided by the Brewers Association to accredited instructors and dedicated educators only.
The course is highly educational and can be downloaded for free at http://www.craftbeer.com/beer-and-food-course.