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The Inside Beer Quiz

So You Want to be a Beer Expert?

The Inside Beer Quiz puts you on the spot. How well do you know your favourite beverage? Try these ten tricky questions, then check back regularly for our next quiz.
Answers are available here.

Quiz 85

1 In which year was the first Great American Beer Festival held: 1972, 1982 or 1992?

2 Saccharomyces is the scientific name for which vital brewing ingredient?

3 Bière de garde is a style of beer chiefly associated with which country?
4 What would be the job of a cooper at a brewery?

5 Which internationally-famous Belgian wheat beer was created by former dairyman Pierre Celis in 1966?

6 Which major British brewery group used a hind’s head as its emblem?

7 What do the letters ESB stand for in the name of the award-winning Fuller’s beer?

8 Which important brewing ingredient is known as lievito in Italian, levure in French and hefe in German?

9 What is the distinctive flavouring of the French beer Desperados?

10 What was the first name of the founder of Bass brewery?

CAMRA's Beer KnowledgeAnswers to some of these questions can be found alongside thousands
of other beer facts, figures and feats in the third edition of
CAMRA's Beer Knowledge, on sale now.

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