Pint-Sized Lectures talks beer, Viking history

Pint-Sized Lectures talks beer, Viking history

From Will Ferrell exclaiming, “Great Odin’s raven!” in Anchor Man to hit shows on the History Channel and Netflix and even an NFL football team, the obsession with Vikings is everywhere.

Nestled off Mira Mesa Road in Sorrento Valley, Longship Brewery brings that Nordic spirit to sunny San Diego. In their upcoming “Pint-Sized Lectures,” the brewery hosts Antonio Zaldivar, an assistant professor in the History department at California State University San Marcos, for a four-part series on the history, beer drinking, exploration and religion of the mighty Vikings.

The classes, which start on Jan. 25 and will run bi-weekly through May 3, will also include a March series...