About AIWF

aiwflogoThe American Institute of Wine & Food is dedicated to understanding and celebrating the pleasures, benefits and traditions of the table!

The Wichita Chapter, founded in 1992, as one of more than 30 chapters nation-wide, producing over 300 mission-related programs each year. Educational programming is the core of The AIWF and the vehicle for fulfilling the Institute’s mission. We also have lots of FUN!

Wichita’s chapter of The AIWF is proud to bring you the Midwest Beerfest and looks forward to furthering the mission of the institute by using proceeds to provide Culinary Scholarships for local students pursuing a career in food service.

You need not be member to attend any AIWF event, however membership is open to all! For more information about AIWF, to view future local events, or to become a member, visit our web site at; www.aiwfwichita.org or call (316) 682-5502

Midwest Beerfest Volunteer Crew

Beth Bower,
Festival Chair
Christina Stovall
Executive Secretary
Peggy DiStefano

Committee members

Pam Andeson ­- Restaurant, Chicken Wing Contest Chair
Bobbi Hansen – Vendor Chair
Greg Rowe – Entry Chair
Janne Rowe
Hank Sanford – Microbrew Coordinator
Rob Miller – Goebel Liquor; Reserve Room, Rob’s Picks

Distributor partners

House of Schwan
Pam Irish
LDF Brands
Dave Zugelder
Standard Beverage Corporation
Tyler Winter
Keith Eliot

AIWF Wichita Founding Chairman, Midwest Beerfest Founder and Keeper of the Web Site:
Guy Bower, host of The Good Life radio show

Website 2011 re-design by Midnight Ryder Technologies


American Institute of Wine and Food

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