I’m now blogging for AlcoholProfessor.com, a site you must check out. Here’s my first piece, about the forthcoming Louisville Craft Beer Week celebration:
On Friday the 13th, beer will take over Louisville, Ky. That’s the beginning of Louisville’s annual Craft Beer Week; more than just a beer event, it’s a city-wide celebration of the beverage that proves the existence of happiness.
Jennifer Rubenstein organizes the capstone event, the Louisville Brewfest, where 14 local brewers and other vendors (there will also be wine and bourbon on hand) will present their wares at Slugger Field, the city’s AAA baseball stadium on Saturday, Sept. 21.
Rubenstein said the first Brewfest happened five years ago as an independent event. “We were hoping for 500 people, and 1500 showed up,” she said. “We knew we had something good going on.”
Louisville Brewfest will also include a “brewseum,” a collection of artifacts from the city’s beer history … Read the Full Story.