BrewItaly — Craft Beer & Italian Food Tasting Event

Join us for an Italian-inspired craft beer and food tasting event featuring brews by Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) summer Brewing students from Rome, Italy and Culinary Arts students from Vancouver Community College (VCC)!

Savour a variety of unique, small-batch beers like Limoncello Ale, Basil IPA and Lavender Brown Ale, while noshing on creative small bites made with farm-fresh produce grown on KPU’s Sustainable Agriculture organic farms and Horticulture greenhouses, as well as other tasty ingredients.

Enjoy a fun, flavourful evening and support student brewers and chefs!

DATE: Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019
TIME: 5:00-9:00 pm (Drop in any time; last pour at 8:45 pm)
TICKETS: $40 + tax (tickets incl. beer + food)
VENUE: JJ’s Restaurant at VCC
LOCATION: VCC Downtown Campus
ADDRESS: 250 West Pender Street | Vancouver


Note: this is a 19+ event and guests will be required to show two pieces of ID. Please drink responsibly—Serving It Right rules apply.

Thank you to our sponsors: VCC – Vancouver Community College, Italian Chamber of Commerce in Canada – West, Master Brewer Management Italy, and Mercati Contadini.

For more information on KPU’s Brewing Diploma program, visit For part-time courses, visit

Organizer KPU Brew Lab

Organizer of KPU BrewItaly — Craft Beer & Italian Food Tasting Event

Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s (KPU) Brewing & Brewery Operations Diploma is the only brewing diploma in British Columbia and one of only three in Canada! It’s also the first Canadian institution recognized by the Master Brewers Association for a standard of excellence in brewing education. With our custom-built, state-of-the-art brewery right on campus, KPU Brewing students gain critical skills and hands-on experience with equipment and technology, brewing science and recipe formulation, setting up systems and brewery operations, product packaging and sales, branding and more. The unprecedented growth in the craft beer market world-wide has created a huge demand for educated, experienced brewers. A university diploma in Brewing & Brewery Operations at KPU will uniquely prepare you for a future in the exploding craft beer industry!

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