Pro Brewer Beer Talks

Presented by Xtreme Brewing Supplies, join professional brewers from local breweries to talk about what makes craft beer so great – to TASTE and to BREW. Talks are 15 minutes each and seats are limited. Each talk will be accompanied by an exclusive beer tasting and food pairing from a local restaurant or business. Beer Talks will be located between the Local Beer Garden and the main stage. Below are the beer talks featured in 2016.

Evolution Craft Brewing Company

Saturday, 2:30 - 2:45 p.m.
Jimmy Sharp, Brewer

Beer Tasting: Rise Up Stout 6.7% ABV, 40 IBU
Food Pairing: Beef Brisket Sliders from Chef Arturo at Sobo's, Salisbury, MD 

Fin City Brewing Company

Saturday, 2:45 - 3 p.m.
Vince Wright, Owner & Brewer

Beer Tasting: Bucktail Brown Ale 7.9% ABV, 35 IBU
Food Pairing: Beer Chili from Hooper's Crab House, Ocean City, MD

Tall Tales Brewing Company

Saturday, 3:30 - 3:45 p.m.
Eric Camper, Head Brewer

Beer Tasting: Paul Bunyan Belgian Strong Ale 10.4% ABV, 60 IBU 
Food Pairing: Gorgonzola Cheese

Assawoman Bay Brewing Company

Saturday, 3:45 - 4 p.m.
Jason Weissberg, Head Brewer

Beer Tasting: Angry Clown Brown 5.78% ABV, 21 IBU
Food Pairing: Short Rib Chili cooked with Angry Clown Brown Ale

Dogfish Head Craft Brewery

Sunday, 2:30 - 2:45 p.m.
Kerry Williams, Brewer

Beer Tasting: Bitches Brew 9.0% ABV, 38 IBU
Food Pairing: Smoke on Water, Fresh Shucked Oysters from Chesapeake & Maine, Rehoboth Beach, DE

Beach Time Distilling & R.J.  Baker Distillery

Sunday, 2:45 - 3 p.m.
Greg Christmas & Ray Baker

Sorry, no spirit samples allowed.
Food Tasting: Honey Whiskey Cakes from Brooklyn Baking Barons, Berlin, MD

3rd Wave Brewing Company

Sunday, 3:30 - 3:45 p.m.
Jerry Franklin, Brewer

Beer Tasting: Shorebreak Pale Ale 5.1-5.3%, 31-33 IBU
Food Pairing: Bacon Gouda Mac & Cheese from Smokin’ BBQ Grille, Salisbury, MD

Burley Oak Brewing Company

Sunday, 3:45 - 4 p.m.
Bryan Brushmiller, Owner & Brewer; Ian Spice, Brewer

Beer Tasting: Secret Sauce Double IPA 7.7% ABV, 60 IBU
Food Pairing: Kimchi from Gilbert's Provisions, Berlin, MD

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