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SEMINAR: Dirty Talk - Does Terroir Influence the Taste of Beer?

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SEMINAR: Dirty Talk - Does Terroir Influence the Taste of Beer?

Greater Richmond Convention Center

403 North 3rd Street Richmond, VA

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Please join Sean-Thomas Pumphrey, Chief Beer Officer and Co-Founder of award-winning Lickinghole Creek Craft Brewery, a water-conscious, biologically friendly 290 acre Farm Brewery located in Goochland County, Virginia, for this fascinating seminar about how terroir influences the flavor profile of craft beer.

This seminar will include tastings of world-class Virginia and American craft beer.

Details on the beers and other co-seminar leader(s) coming soon.

About the Seminar Leader, Sean-Thomas Pumphrey

Born and raised in Richmond, VA.  Father of 3 (2 girls, one boy). Received a BA in History from the University of Montana in 2001.  Earned a MBA from the University of Richmond in 2008.  Co-founded Lickinghole Creek Craft Brewery (LCCB) with wife Lisa Pumphrey and Farris Loutfi in 2013.  Lickinghole Creek has pioneered farm breweries throughout Virginia with the passage of SB430, which defines what a Farm Brewery is in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Lickinghole Creek won 4 medals at the 2015 Virginia Craft Brewer's Fest, including a Gold Medal for Virginia Black Bear.  LCCB won a silver medal for Heir Apparent at the 2015 Great American Beer Festival in Denver, CO,  and won Best New Virginia Brewery in 2014 by Rate Beer.