Archive for August, 2005

09-01-05 Basic Brewing Radio – Hops Background

Gerard Lemmens from Brewers Supply Group joins us to give us some background on hops and trends in the hop industry.

08-25-05 Basic Brewing Radio – Making Malt Extract

We talk to Bob Hansen from Briess Malt and Ingredients Company about how malt extract is made and how to buy the best extract and maintain its quality.

08-18-05 Basic Brewing Radio – The Malting Process

We talk to Bob Hansen from Briess Malt and Ingredients Company about the malting process and about how specialty malts get their flavors.

08-11-05 Basic Brewing Radio – AHA and a Brewpub Brew

We continue our chat with Paul Gatza of the Brewers Association to talk about the American Homebrewers Association and brewing in the USA. Also, we hear the story of a homebrewer who decided to go pro.

08-04-05 Basic Brewing Radio – Mead Day

Mead Day is the topic. We talk to Paul Gatza, director of the Brewers Association and sample homemade meads on the porch with Steve Wilkes.