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Building a Field Quality Program

In a hyper-competitive marketplace, protecting the quality of your beer is more important than ever. As craft brewers distribute their products farther from their brewery, concerns with post-brewery product quality increase. A panel of field quality managers from breweries representing …Read More

TTB Bootcamp 2018

The Brewers Association is partnering with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) to present this seminar covering the basics of what brewers need to do to comply with TTB requirements. Topics include brewer’s notices, recordkeeping, operational reports, …Read More

Myth Busting: Kettle Souring. The Appliance of Science

The kettle souring process is a commonly used method for creating refreshing sour beers in a relatively short period of time. The process, as commonly described, aims to create clean sour beers while minimizing the potential for off-flavor development. This …Read More

Session Beer: Brewing for Flavor and Balance

While session beers can be challenging to brew, they present many opportunities to showcase a brewer’s skill as well as the flavorful and refreshing qualities of the beers themselves. A good session beer, whose moderate strength invites more than one …Read More

Benchmarking and Dashboard Sustainability Resources for Brewers

The first Brewers Association sustainability benchmarking report and on-line sustainability benchmarking tools were released in late 2016. This seminar presents case studies from several brewers that are using the on-line tools to reduce costs and lower their environmental impact. Each …Read More

What You Need to Know About Food Safety

There is much to absorb in the new federal regulation for food safety. The Food Safety Management Act, enacted in 2015, is the first general sweeping act for food safety in the U.S. since 1938, and it will impact the …Read More

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