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FH Steinbart hosts Mead Day Celebration

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Famed, 100 year-old Portland homebrew supply shop FH Steinbart is hosting a Mead Day celebration on Saturday, August 4th from 11am to 3pm. Mead Day is an annual nationwide celebration to increase mead awareness and foster camaraderie among mead makers and enthusiasts. Steinbart will host the FREE and celebration with samples, mead educational discussion and sensory tastings of mead and honey.

More from a press release:

Mead has been known to be called the “ancestor of all fermented drinks.” Perhaps the oldest known fermented beverage, mead is made by combining honey, water and yeast. Sometimes referred to as “honey wine, ambrosia or nectar,” mead can range from sweet to very dry, and can be flavored with flowers, fruits, herbs, spices, vegetables or virtually anything you can think of.

Mead Day 2018

WHERE: F.H. Steinbart, 234 SE 12th, Portland, OR 97214

WHEN: Saturday, August 4, 11am-3pm

WHO: Open to the public. Mead tastings, honey tastings, presentations on mead making and mead demonstrations

WHY: Because mead is delicious.

No registration required. Join us!

Founder of The New School and most frequent contributor Ezra Johnson-Greenough has worked in the craft beer industry for almost 10 years, doing everything from illustrating beer labels to bartending at renowned beer bars and breweries like Belmont Station, Apex, Laurelwood and Upright Brewing. He has also had a hand in creating events like the Portland Fruit Beer Festival, Portland Beer Week, and the Brewing up Cocktails series. He is available for freelance consultation in marketing, events, graphic design and branding. Contact: SamuraiArtist@NewSchoolBeer.com

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