August 14, 2022

Lecture and Tasting with the Beer Snob in Essex, June 11

Will Siss, 'The Beer Snob'

Will Siss, ‘The Beer Snob’

ESSEX – Will Siss has been writing the “Beer Snob” column for the Waterbury Republican-American since 2005. In 2015 he published the book, “Connecticut Beer: A History of Nutmeg State Brewing,” a profile of the beer breweries in Connecticut, including profiles of the brewers, pubs and restaurants that focus on craft brews.

On Saturday, June 11, at 4 p.m. in the Essex Library, Siss will present an illustrated talk on the current craft beers being produced in Connecticut and will conduct a beer tasting with attendees afterwards. Siss earned a BA in English from Gettysburg College and an MS from the Columbia School of Journalism.
This event is free and open to the public (21 years and over) but seating is limited. Please call the Essex Library at 860-767-1560 to register and for more information. The Essex Library is located at 33 West Ave. in Essex.