Study of Beer and Spirits Essentials, with Sandy Block, MW


This class will cover the history, production techniques, and classifications of all the major beer and spirits categories. Together with Master of Wine Sandy Block, beverage VP at Legal Sea Foods, you will taste—and thoroughly familiarize yourself—with the differences among beers and spirits; learn about the ingredients that create these classic beverages; and discuss trends in the beer and spirits industries, in the United States and worldwide. This survey class is ideal for those who have an interest in beer and spirits, but would like to have a greater in-depth understanding of the richness and diversity encompassed by these categories.


  • General Public: $600.00


  • Sandy Block (Presenter)
    One of only two Masters of Wine residing in New England.
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Meets at Boston University: 808 Commonwealth Ave., Demonstration Room, Room 117 at 6:00 pm (10 meetings)

  • Wednesday, January 23, 2013
  • Wednesday, January 30, 2013
  • Wednesday, February 13, 2013
  • Wednesday, March 06, 2013
  • Wednesday, March 13, 2013
  • Wednesday, March 27, 2013
  • Wednesday, April 03, 2013
  • Wednesday, April 24, 2013
  • Wednesday, May 01, 2013
  • Wednesday, May 08, 2013