The Norwalk Historical Society presents a Summer Beer Tasting with beer expert Gregg Glaser, at Mill Hill Historic Park – Town House, 2 East Wall St., Norwalk. Learn about the History of Beer in New England with an emphasis on Connecticut breweries — both old ones that have closed and the new flourishing of craft breweries. Along with the talk, there will be a tasting of 8-10 beers from Connecticut breweries, including: Back East Brewing, Cambridge House Brewery & Beer, Charter Oak Brewing, City Steam Brewery, Half Full Brewery, Olde Burnside Brewing, Southport Brewing, and Thomas Hooker Ales & Lager. Appetizers will be available.
Purchase Tickets online at www.norwalkhistoricalsociety.org. Limited seating! Must be 21 years old and up. Tickets: $25/$30 after 7/23 & at the door. Net proceeds support the Norwalk Historical Society programming. For more information: info@norwalkhistoricalsociety or 203-846-0525.
Gregg Glaser, who lives in the Silvermine section of Norwalk, is Editor in Chief of Yankee Brew News, Contributing Editor with Modern Brewery Age, Publisher/Editor of Modern Distillery Age and Director of the Great International Beer & Cider Competition.
For more information:http://www.fcbuzz.org/events/history-and-heritage/8256/