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So You Want to Become a Beer Judge


Learn to evaluate attributes of beer with a recognized set of criteria. You will learn become a more distinguished evaluator of beer and discover best practices of beer judging. Get a sneak-peak into the important habits practiced by beer judges and the dos and don’ts of beer judging.

Tuesday, August 3
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
PROED-0011-611, $39
Orange & Brew Bottle Shop in Downers Grove

About the instructor

This class is presented by Marty Nachel, a 35-year member of the Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP) and professional judge who has participated in some of the largest and most prestigious beer competitions in the U.S. and abroad.

Contact Us

To learn more, contact Jenifer Walsh, program manager, at (630) 942-3045 or

College of DuPage Continuing Education
425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn, IL
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1110
(630) 942-2208