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Like so many other great inventions, beer has been the subject of many an urban myth about its properties and effects. But these beer myths are often total misconceptions that have no place in an age of easily accessible information.

As food and beverage enthusiasts and hospitality professionals, it's essential to up your beer knowledge so you can share it with customers - and leave misconceptions at the door!

Beer expert and advocate Kirrily Waldhorn is on a mission to make beer the new wine.

What you'll learn in the Beer myths and misconceptions lesson

  • Does beer make you gain weight and bloat?
  • Is beer packed full of sugar?
  • Is beer full of preservatives?
  • Are darker beers more challenging to drink?

Who the Beer basics course is for

Servers and bartenders, learn hospitality skills for today's world with our star instructor!


Kirrily Waldhorn

Kirrily Waldhorn is the founder of Beer Diva and a beer consultant, writer, educator and judge. She is on a mission to make beer the new wine.

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