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The Beer Steward Certificate is obtained from the Master Brewers Association of the Americas, North America’s oldest professional brewing association, which is renowned for its work in advancing the brewing, fermentation, and allied industries since 1887.
Doll Distributing has many employees with the Beer Steward designation. In order to achieve this certificate, students attend live training seminars where they receive and extensively detailed handbook and hands-on sensory training in:
- identifying beer flavors and ingredients to allow for a better understanding of beer styles
- instructions for pouring and serving beer using traditional glassware
- demonstrations pairing beer and food
- procedures to maintain draught systems and clean, taint-free glassware
- information on how to talk about beer with customers
- beer s
torage instructions to ensure maximum flavor and freshness.
Successful completion of an online exam consisting of 100 multiple-choice questions based on the seminar is required.
SEIBEL PROFESSIONAL BEER TASTING and STYLES COURSE
The Siebel Professional Beer Tasting & Styles Course is a two-day hands-on workshop that gives participants a solid foundation of beer knowledge, with a special emphasis on beer styles and tasting.
By the end of the course, attendees will have a working knowledge of the origin and nature of beer, tasting methods and a wide range of classic and modern beer styles as well as how to present the beer experience so as to make it fully enjoyable to their customers.
There are many misconceptions about beer, and more than a few of the terms used to describe it can be confusing. This course addresses these, and builds knowledge from the ground up, giving participants the building blocks to understand beer in all its many glorious forms.
Doll Distributing has many employees who have completed this course.