This seminar from the 2019 Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America® focuses on creating small-scale spirit barrel aging programs for smaller breweries. It covers techniques and procedures for creating clean beer, recipes that work well with barrel characteristics, as well …Read More
All brewers want to make good beer. Sending any amount of that beer down the drain means that some of our good work is wasted.
The process of passivation, while not well understood by many brewers, is a component of fresh and flavorful beer. Passivation helps protect stainless steel from chemical attack.
As industry growth has slowed, can growth is now coming at the expense of bottles. Let's break down that shift in terms of drivers. Read More
For the July/August 2018 The New Brewer, we present our annual Technical Brewing issue, taking a deeper dive into brewing and brewery operations. We also include photos from two important events in Washington, D.C.: the Brewers Association’s hill climb and SAVOR. Read More
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Beer growler use by consumers and retailers is a popular way to bring the retail draught beer experience home or to transport rare or small production beers. The important decision to fill and use growlers must be made with an eye …Read More
Biofilm is a community of microbes encased in a matrix that is most often associated with surfaces but also exists as flocs or chunks of floating matter. Biofilm challenges many industries, because once established in a system, it is hard …Read More
This seminar will aid in the understanding of root causes of physical instability issues and help guide the brewer toward mitigating and preventing unwanted haze formation in craft beer. Speakers will detail the roles of various raw materials as well …Read More
A comprehensive look into the mechanical, mathematical, and artisanal aspects of beer blending. This presentation will address the multifaceted techniques, tools and calculations used to blend for consistency, label compliance, beneficial flavor, aroma, and tactile attributes as well as product …Read More
This panel discussion with Iron Heart Canning, Craft Canning +Bottling, and brewers will explore best practices for mobile packaging. Read More