Beer-Con 2014 in Beervana (aka Portland Oregon)
[updated 8/7/14 Partner Brewery revealed]
This is a gathering of women who share craft beer with women both professionally and as consumers. We will explore each angle of beer, food, and events, in practical and meaningful ways that will allow you to share still more of the versatile Craft Brew with women around you.
We’ll launch our national partnership with Green Flash Brewing Co. raising awareness and funds for breast cancer research as part of the Treasure Chest program. We’ll have the very special limited edition beer – a barrel aged Saison with plum with much fanfare and schwag.
Meet chef and personality The Beeroness (aka Jackie Dodd) as she demonstrates cooking with craft beer. The Beeroness passion for cooking with craft beer has propelled her into the world of celebrity chefs and authors.
Take the Palette Journey with Christine Jump where pairing is more than chocolate and beer. Experience the surprising way that flavors are affected by different beer styles – make your pairings even more powerful.
Glean insights into establishing lasting relationships with the press by understanding how they tick and what they need with publisher Gail Oberst’s guidance.
Glassware matters – really, experience the difference as Nick Mallory reveals the Alchemy of Glassware and the craft beer flavor experience.
Pam McGee, veteran festival and events producer for Rogue Ales gets up close and personal discussing the tricks to making beery events that inspire community, are memorable and run smoothly.
[Photo clockwise from top left: Green Dragon neon, The Beeroness (photo credit: Headshots by Vandiveer Photography), Breakside Brewery flight]