Upcoming Event

A History of the World According to Beer

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Wed, Nov 5 2014 - 6:30pm

William Bostwick, Beer Critic; Author, The Brewer’s Tale: A History of the World According to Beer

Ever wonder when the first beer was brewed? Or, better yet, how it tasted? In his latest book, The Brewer’s Tale, home-brewer and beer critic William Bostwick uncovers the stories of brewers past – the unknown recipes, the odd ingredients, and the long-lost flavors – telling a history of the world through the eyes of brewers throughout the centuries. Join Bostwick as he celebrates the beers of ages past and raise a glass to the fermented magic we all know and love.

Following the interview, enjoy tastings provided by several of the best breweries in the Bay Areaincluding Black Diamond Brewing, Moonlight Brewing and SF Mead.  Cheers!

Location: Lafayette Library, 3491 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette
Time: 6 p.m. check-in, 6:30 p.m. program, 7:30 p.m. book signing and reception
Cost: $25 non-members, $15 members, $10 students (with valid ID)
Also know: Part of The Club's Food Lit Series, underwritten by the Bernard Osher Foundation


A History of the World According to Beer

Wed, Nov 5 2014 - 6:30pm