Rub elbows with some of San Diego’s award-winning brewers and see why San Diego beer is taking over palates everywhere. This exclusive event will showcase San Diego’s finest, rare, and specialty beers from local breweries, including offerings brewed just for this event. All-inclusive ticket includes unlimited beer samples offered throughout the evening coupled with unlimited food samples from local craft-beer friendly restaurants.
The best way to start off SD Beer Week is with a Two Day Pass, so you can enjoy the festivities on BOTH Friday and Saturday at a discount!
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Enjoy the Guild Festival with a commemorative tasting glass and unlimited beer samples. The event showcases San Diego County’s finest craft breweries! Food will be available for sale from local, craft-beer friendly restaurants and food trucks. And to top it all off, musical entertainment will be provided by some of San Diego’s most talented musicians!
Want to get in early and beat the crowd, then pick up a Premier Access Pass and enter the festival 1 HOUR early at 1 PM!
Attend Beer College during the San Diego Brewers Guild Festival general admission session on Saturday, 11/8. Each session will be approximately 30 minutes – first come, first serve.
2:45 PM - Join “Dr.” Bill Sysak of Stone Brewing Co. as he takes you on a delectable dive into the world of craft beer and doughnut pairing. In this session, you will learn through the art of his “master pairings” concept, how to select 4 perfect beers to complement 4 phenomenal doughnut delights.
3:30 PM - During this short presentation with Dr. Jim Crute of Lightning Brewery, you will be challenged in your ability to taste beer the way it was meant to be enjoyed: A sip at a time. You will learn a simple method to enhance your enjoyment of beer which can can be summarized as (1) Wait! (2) Look, smell, & taste (3) Enjoy!
4:10 PM - Join us for a crash course in understanding the ingredients in your beer with Aaron Justus, Ballast Point Brewing Company Brewing Manager. Learn about the raw materials used to make beer and the science behind how these materials affect flavor, aroma, and appearance. We’ll discuss several different malt profiles and hop varieties. Samples of the raw materials will be available to be tasted and smelled, and tastings of beers made with these specific varieties will be passed around.
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