Meeting of the Malts: A craft beer lover’s dream experience

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Brewers of Pennsylvania’s Meeting of the Malts is bringing its festivities to The Hershey Lodge on Thursday, April 25.

Ranked as the #12 craft beer experiences in the country by Draft Magazine, Meeting of the Malts is not your average beer event.

BOP’s Meeting of the Malts combines a beer dinner, beer fest, and panel discussion with industry leaders into one event — this year, just ONE day before Harrisburg Beer Week officially kicks off.

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Your ticket gets you access to all three exciting elements.

What to expect

Panel discussion

Yawn, right? Wrong!

Before anything happens, the event opens up with a toast. This year, the opening toast will be the first taste of Harrisburg Beer Week’s 717 Collaboration Beer.

One of the most anticipated elements of the event is the always star-studded panel discussion. This year’s lineup is no different.

The Panelists

Beer Dinner

After hearing from some of the most influential people in craft beer, it’s time to taste what has made them so successfull.

The four-course beer dinner pairs each plate with a select beer from the panelists’ breweries.

During the dinner, you can also grab raffle tickets for your chance to win unique craft beer collectible items, including autographed memorabilia from some of the country’s most well-known breweries.

Pennsylvania Brewpub Festival

Meeting of the Malt’s Brewpub Festival showcases more than 20 breweries from Pennsylvania as well as a few invited guests.

The festival includes a 4 oz. tasting glass and light appetizers.

Breweries include:

With Meeting of the Malts on Thursday and Harrisburg Beer Week kicking off on Friday, April 26, central PA is set to be the center of the Pennsylvania craft beer universe for a full 11 days of craft beer nirvana.

Sara Bozich
Author: Sara Bozich

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