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Prud’homme Beer Certification 2016

Prud’homme Beer Certification 2016

What is Prud’homme Beer Certification?

Prud'homme Beer Certification (named after Canadian brewing pioneer Louis Prud’homme) is a nationally recognized beer sommelier program that was created in 2009 to meet the needs of the rapidly changing desire for more beer knowledge within Ontario. Programs range from Level 1 Beer Enthusiast to Level 3 Beer Expert, thereby offering something for everyone.

This year, we will be partnering with members of Ontario’s thriving beer community to offer Level 1 Beer Enthusiastclasses at our restaurants! This course offers a basic introduction to the world of beer. Attendees will learn about the composition of a basic brew, the step-by-step process of brewing beer, the operational ins and outs of a draught system and what goes into developing world-class food and beer pairings.

We are excited to be taking the next step in Beer Education – and are inviting you to come along for the journey!

Level 1 Classes for Southwestern Ontario (2016):

This year, Charcoal Group restaurants will be the go-to destination for those looking to enroll in Level 1 Beer Enthusiast classes in Southwestern Ontario. All members of our Beer loving community are encouraged to sign-up and attend along side our own team members.

We will be hosting classes during the month of March, April, June, September and November.

Full details are as follows:

Those Interested can RSVP Here:


Level 1 Classes (London)

March 7, 14, 21, 28 | 7-10pm | London, ON | Beertown Public House London

June 6, 13, 20, 27 | 7-10pm | London, ON | Beertown Public House London

November 7, 14, 21, 28 | 7-10pm | London, ON |Beertown Public House London

Level 1 Classes (Kitchener- Waterloo)

April 4, 11, 18, 25 | 7-10pm | Waterloo, ON | Wildcraft Grill & Bar (The Den)

Sept. 23, Oct 3, 17, 24 | 7-10pm | Waterloo, ON | The Bauer Kitchen (Bauer North)


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If you don’t see your reservation time available please give the restaurant a call. We will have a second look and do our absolute best to fit you in.

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