Written By Guest Writer Beer / Events / Press Release Feb 2, 2019 VicBeerWeek: New Events and Expanded Beer School SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter PinterestPress Release — Victoria Beer Week Announces Two New Events plus Expanded Beer School “Curriculum”Following its December announcement of 12 events running March 1-9, 2019, Victoria Beer Week today launches two new food-focused events along with a full curriculum of seven Beer School classes sponsored by CAMRA. The 6th annual festival celebrating Victoria’s craft beer culture includes more than 40 breweries featured in 21 separate events over 9 days.New Events:Jones Beer-B-Que Jones Bar-B-Que Parking Lot, 1725 Cook Street Sunday, March 3 – 12:00pm to 3:00pm Tickets: $25 (including beer)/$20 (no alcohol included). Dig into a heapin’ plate of food prepared by Jones Bar-B-Que along with delicious craft beer at this family friendly, outdoor event.Big Wheel Burgers & Beer Big Wheel Burger (Westside Village) Saturday, March 9 – 3:00pm to 5:00pm Tickets: $30 Big Wheel is putting on a special menu for this burger-and-beer pairing event: a classic mini cheeseburger with beer-b-q sauce, a curry carrot and chick pea slider with roast red pepper kale slaw, and a mini Cajun poutine with a veggie ale gravy. Each dish is matched up with a beer from a local craft brewery. Announcing a full “curriculum” of classes all about your favourite subject: Beer! Victoria Beer Week’s expanded Beer School curriculum includes a full slate of entertaining and informative classes running throughout the week at a variety of venues. We are oering a class for everyone — from the novice to the expert and every beer student in between. The Beer School schedule follows on the next page (for ticket prices and full information check victoriabeerweek.com.)Cellar Dwellers Saturday, March 2, 2:00pm to 4:00pm Category 12 Brewing, 2200 Keating Cross Rd Teacher: Je Kendrew, Certified Cicerone®Introduction to the Cicerone® Program Sunday, March 3, 6:00pm to 8:00pm Île Sauvage Brewing, 2960 Bridge Street Teacher: Stephane Turcotte, Advanced Cicerone®Food & Beer Pairing Tuesday, March 5, 5:30pm to 7:30pm Île Sauvage Brewing, 2960 Bridge Street Teachers: Stephane Turcotte & Bobby Wood, Advanced Cicerones®Make Your Own Beer Cocktails LURE Restaurant + Bar, 100 Harbour Rd Wednesday, March 6, 5:30pm to 6:30pm Teacher: Ryan MalcolmThe Science of Sour Île Sauvage Brewing, 2960 Bridge Street Thursday, March 7, 5:30pm to 7:00pm Teachers: Michael Kuzyk, PhD & Stephane Turcotte, Advanced Cicerone®Cooking With Hops Victoria Public Market Community Kitchen, 1701 Douglas Street Friday, March 8, 6:00pm to 7:00pm Teacher: Chef Andrew Paumier (Indecent Risotto)“On” Flavours in Beer The Number Creative, 2725 Rock Bay Ave Saturday, March 9, 2:00pm to 4:00pm Teacher: Danny Seeton (Vancouver Island Brewing)About Victoria Beer WeekThe 6th annual festival celebrating Victoria’s craft beer culture includes a mix of 21 events over 9 days, includ- ing some favourites from past years along with some bold new twists. The week opens with Lift O! on March 1and closes with Saturday Night Casks on March 9, both at the Victoria Public Market. Tickets are sold at ticketrocket.co, in person at Ticket Rocket (1050 Meares Street) or over the phone at 250-590-6291 or toll-free at 1-855-842-7575.Full schedule details are available at victoriabeerweek.com/schedule. March 1-9, 2019, Victoria, BC Website: Victoriabeerweek.com • Tickets: vicbeerweek.ticketrocket.co Twitter: @VicBeerWeek • Instagram: @vicbeerweek • Facebook: @vicbeerweek • Hashtag: #VicBeerWeekPhoto courtesy of Victoria Beer WeekBeerBeer eventVBWVictoriavictoria beer week SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter Pinterest Written By: Guest Writer We get many people writing guest articles for us, as well as past contributors. This is the Guest ... Read More You may also like Beer / Books May 21, 2019 Island Craft: Your Guide to the Breweries of Vancouver Island by Jon C. 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