Italy’s Craft Beer Week is officially upon us and there are TONS of things happening in Rome. The list is long and some gatherings seem more exciting than others, so here is a curated list of what I think will be the most interesting events…

Feb 13
Aperitivo at Blind Pig with food paired to beers on tap. Info.
Palatium will host the premier tasting of La Zia Ale, a beer brewed exclusively with ingredients from Lazio. Info.

Feb 14
Carboload at Birra+ in Pigneto where beer and a slice of pizza will be served from 7-8:30pm for €6. Info.
At Blind Pig, a rich buffet and 3 beers is priced at €20. Info.
Kombeer will host tastings of Operbacco. The event costs €30. Info.

Feb 15
Blind tasting at Bibere from 7:30pm. Info.
Stazione Birra will teach a beer making course from 5-8pm. Info.
Kombeer will host tastings of Operbacco. The event costs €30. Info.
Bottiglieria 235 offering 3 beers for €12. Info.
Birra+ will pop bottles from their personal cellar. Info.

Feb 16
Blind Pig will host a guided beer tasting led by owner Riccardo Vargetto. The cost for the tasting, including food, is €15. Info.
Kombeer will host their official inauguration and offer beer and food at a discount. Info.
Bottiglieria 235 offering 3 beers for €12. Info.

Feb 17
Mario Cipriano of Birrificio Karma will be at Bibere for a free tasting of Karma beers. Info.
Carboload at Birra+ in Pigneto where beer and a slice of pizza will be served from 7-8:30pm for €6. Info.
Buskers Beer will host a public wort boiling from 9am-4pm. Info.
At Blind Pig, Opperbacco beers will be paired with a dinner for €25. Info.
The great Paolo Mazzola will host a dinner and local beer pairing at Palatium for €40. Info.

Feb 18
Montegioco’s Riccardo Franzosi will be at Domus Birrae, Ma che siete venuti a fa’ and Bir&Fud. Expect tastings and promotions of Montegioco beer. Info.
Arsial will host roundtable discussions, 8 local producers, tastings, and presentations at Polisportiva Cinecittà Bettini Via Quinto Publicio, 39. Info.

Feb 19
4.5 Agriturismo will host a wort boiling and lunch. Info.
Blind Pig will dedicate the entire day to beer and food fun, starting at 10am. Info.

Palatium will be hosting beer tastings and beer-themed happy hours all Beer Week long!

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