The Art & Science of Brewing with Maine Center for Creativity

  • Oxbow Bottling & Blending 49 Washington Avenue Portland, ME, 04101 United States

Join the Maine Center for Creativity for a look at the intersection of art and science in one of the most popular, fastest growing industries in Maine and America: craft beer. 

The evening begins with Luci Benedict, Associate Professor of Chemistry at University of Southern Maine, providing a look at the science of fermentation.

Next, Rob Tod, founder of Allagash Brewing Company and a leader in innovation in the industry, will facilitate a conversation with a group of Maine brewers on the fusing of creativity into fermentation and beyond. Brewers include Ian McConnell of Banded Horn Brewing Co., Dustin Johnson of Gneiss Brewing Company , Tim Adams of Oxbow Brewing Company, and Nathan Sanborn of Rising Tide Brewing Company.

Following the event, beers from all brewers will be on draft and available to taste. Light snacks will be provided.

Cost: Tickets are $35. Must be age 21+. Email cynthia@mainecenterforcreativity.org or call 207-730-0199 to register today.

Find out more at Portland Beer Week.