Course Overview

Craft brewing has an illustrious and multi-faceted history in the US and around the world. Modern craft brewing has enjoyed a resurgence since the 1960s and craft beers comprise over 30% of the overall beer market. Whether you're already an aficionado, or simply partial, join industry expert, Angelo Orona, as he helps you taste your way through the world of beer! A curated list of top quality craft beer have been selected to help participants get familiar with the history, ingredients and intense flavors that make beer the world’s third most popular beverage!

The total cost for the beers to be covered in each session will be approximately $15-$25+tax. They may be obtained from Jubilations! (www.jubilationwines.com, 3512 Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87106, 505.255.4404)

Beers will be available for pick up the week preceding the tasting.

What You'll Learn

  • Learn about the history of craft beers from around the world.
  • Learn about the ingredients and process of making the craft beers covered in the class.
  • Better appreciate the art of craft beer 

Who Should Attend

This class is appropriate for anyone who appreciates craft beer and wants to learn more, from the simply partial to the aficionado. 

Additional Information

UNM Faculty, Staff, and Retirees: This course is eligible for Tuition Remission under Personal Enrichment.
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Section Title
Craft Beers: Porters, Stouts and Ambers Live Online
Live Online
4:00PM to 6:00PM
Oct 23, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Online
Course Fee(s)
tuition non-credit $59.00
Drop Request Deadline
Oct 20, 2021
Transfer Request Deadline
Oct 20, 2021
Section Notes

World brewing history is tightly tied to the seasons. Darker, malty offerings are the perfect accompaniment to the wintry chill of early Autumn. Join us for a guided tasting of some of Fall’s usual suspects--malty Porters, roasty Stouts and smooth Ambers. Angelo Orona, Certified Cicerone® and local beer expert will be hosting this special tasting of some of the world’s best beers!

The five beer selections to be covered:

  • Spruce Tip IPA, Upslope Brewing Company
  • Ale Witch, Steel Bender
  • Brown Ale, Second Street Brewery
  • Gilded Age Porter, Cumbres Brewing Company
  • Oatmeal Stout, Samuel Smith

The beer may be obtained from Jubilations Wine & Spirits, www.jubilationwines.com, 3512 Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87106, 505.255.4404

Beers will be available for pick up the week preceding the tasting. The cost for all five selections will be approximately $20.

Food suggestions: hearty foods, stews, burgers, pizza, fish, bangers and mash, sushi, cooked vegetables, baked potatoes, pastas with heavy sauces, cobblers, pies

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