Do you want to know how to make good beer at home?
See how it feels to make great beer at home that your fiends and family will enjoy and comment on your skills.
Learn the basics to making all grain beer and see how your understanding improves in this introductory half day brewing course. This course is a prelude to the popular and enlightening 4 day Masterbrew course.
By doing this course you will improve your knowledge in 4 ways;
- understand the brewing process in its entirety
- give you confidence to brew at home and know what you are doing
- teach you about the home brewing systems you can build
- understand some of the tasting terms used and how to identify faults in your beer and what to do about them
The 8 steps to brewing will be revealed;
You will learn;
- the overview of the entire grain brewing process. A better understanding of this will allow you to target the result you want
- how malts, hops, yeast and water and affect flavour
- how to clean and sanitise your equipment. Do this right and you will have established a foundation to brewing great beer
- learn how to build your own Home brewing system (depending on your budget and goals)
- Learn the pros and cons of gravity, HERMS, RIMS and BIAB systems
- Learn about identifying some of the beer faults and how to conduct a tasting
- How to bottle your beer correctly
Fast Track your progress and see your brewing taken to another level in a short time
By doing this 1/2 day course it will give you a basic start to all-grain brewing but if you can't wait to get it all from a Masterbrewer then immediately follow up with the 4 day Masterbrew course and expand your learning and blow your mind with an incredible amount of knowledge and practise.
This is suitable for those wanting to take their homebrewing seriously and shorten their learning curve by at least 12 months. It is also suitable for those wanting to enter the microbrewing scene, those serving beer at a bar and retail staff who want to walk the talk.
Remember, it took the facilitator many decades to get you this knowledge and you will have it all in condensed form in the 4 day course.
So you can book for the Masterbrew Silver Package and select 1 (no. of students), and recieve all the benifits from this package. This is only available if you book both courses (Essentials and Masterbrew) together, following each other.It cannot be split up into 2 different times.
A recommended accommadtion house is Pippi's at the Point (02) 4958 1022 www.Pippis.com.au .
If you would like to share a room with another student then you can share the cost. Just mention you would like to do so.
It is about a 10-15 minute walk to the brewing course venue.
GIFT Vouchers: After purchasing this ticket please redeem voucher before attendance so we will be notified of your participation or you may miss out on a seat!
9:30 AM to 3:00 PM
- Design you very own home brewing system
- Learn the basics of grain brewing at home
- Visit a working Nano Brewery
- How to improve your beer in a nutshell
- Full Course notes
- Taste some beer as we assess them -Bring your own home brewed beers if you like
- Lunch tea/Coffee provided
- Lead into 4 day Masterbrew course
- Pad and pen
- a sample of homebrew to taste test (optional)
18 years and over
Vendor sincce 2013
Costanzo Brewing Consultants’ (CBC) mission is to assist micro brewers and home brewers to improve their skills and knowledge, and, by using good brewing practices, brew quality beers on a consistent basis. Its main mission is to impart accurate knowledge, and assist transition to all grain brewing for the novice microbrewer. In essence, the growth of the micro-brewing industry depends on the passion of home brewers some of whom ultimately move into the commercial scene. It is the mission, therefore, of CBC to assist with this transition which ultimately results in a vibrant and growing industry.
So in order to produce better beer you will need to consider better brewing techniques. We provide knowledge by providing home brewing courses, sourcing of appropriate equipment,analytical expertise, training of brewers and troubleshooting services.
To assist producing great beer Costanzo Brewing Consultants has sourced cost effective, high quality brewery and micro brewery equipment including brewhouse, cellar tanks and fermenters, laboratory and ancillary equipment. We also help develop beer recipes and set up brewing laborotories and even liase with contract brewers.
So catch the current wave of growth in the craft brewing industry and learn how you can be part of it.
Live the dream!
No refunds or part thereof are available for non-attendance or cancellation of any of the classes.
However, in the event that a student has legitimate reason to discontinue the course (medical, family emergency etc.) the student needs to provide appropriate certification, and agreement reached between CBC and the student on an appropriate refund. Full refunds are not available and a maximum of 50% refund may be applicable.
No refunds or part thereof are available for non-attendance of any of the classes.
However, in the event that a student has legitimate reason to discontinue the course (medical, family emergency etc.) the student needs to provide appropriate certification, and agreement reached between CBC and the student on an appropriate refund. Full refunds are not available.
There is no assessment for short courses and no prior knowledge requirement to enrol. It is, however, recommended that you have had some prior exposure to home brewing of some sort.
Every reasonable effort will be made to make the course sites safe, emergency procedures provided and safety procedures explained at commencement of the course. No responsibility for accidents or injury will be taken by CBC or the venue operators.
While attempts have been made to verify information provided in the courses, neither the author nor the publisher assumes any responsibility for errors, omissions or contrary interpretation of the subject matter therein.
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