Class 11: Sours, Fruit Beers, Spice Beers, Christmas Beers, and Specialty Beer

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Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM


To take this class you must be a paid member fo the BJCP Study Sessions Class. See this discussion for more details:


CLASS 11: SOURS, FRUIT BEERS, SPICE BEERS, CHRISMAS BEERS, AND SPECIALITY BEERS  – BJCP Categories 17, 20, 21, and 23Class consists of discussion of history, ingredients, brewing process and characteristics of each style as well as sampling of examples.

Course Reading:


1.      Strong, Gordon et al (2008). BJCP Style Guidelines.  Categories (17, 20, 21, and 23). Retrieved from

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Hi James, are u teaching the

Hi James, are u teaching the sour class tonight? I'm at rock bottom brewery and confused as where to go since there is an event going on upstairs. Let me know. Ty! Nanc