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Sapere Aude – What are we?

Posted by on Apr 4, 2014 in beer | 0 comments

Sapere Aude – What are we?

Sapere Aude means “dare to be wise”. We challenge you to be wise, offering quality education for industry professionals.  We provide not only expert knowledge but an intimate experience with artisan beverage and food. This concept was developed and refined by Jeff & JoAnne over the past few years as they taught courses and developed  focused seminars, They realized there was a need for a comprehensive, easy to access interactive educational program for not only industry members but corporate executives, as well. In addition to seminars, workshops and events Sapere Aude will ultimately feature a web based educational program for distributors by the end of 2014. This...

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Great American Beer Festival Behind the Scenes Tour

Posted by on Apr 2, 2014 in beer | 0 comments

Great American Beer Festival Behind the Scenes Tour

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Who are we?

Posted by on Apr 2, 2014 in beer | 0 comments

Who are we?

Jeff Mendel is a partner in Left Hand Brewing Company and a judge at the Great American Beer Festival.  He has been involved in the craft brewing industry for over 27 years as Director of the Institute for Brewing Studies and the National Microbrewers Conference and Trade Show, co-founder of Tabernash Brewing Company, co-founder of the Colorado Brewers Guild, co-founder of Indian Peaks Distributing Co. and now as co-founder of Sapere Aude.  Jeff’s goal is to provide his clients with a high-contact drink and food experience so they may gain a passion and joy for supporting our local producers and providers of artisan foods and craft beverages.  Jeff lives in Boulder,...

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The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt

Posted by on Mar 1, 2014 in beer | 0 comments

The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.”  ― Eleanor Roosevelt

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