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Designing Great Beers

19/12/2017 @ 9:15 am - 01/08/2027 @ 4:00 pm

Tutor: Jonny Mills
Head Brewer: Noel James

Course dates:
Friday 24th April, 2020
Friday 5th June, 2020

Course time: 9:15am – 4:00pm
Course cost: £120 (inc VAT)

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This course is aimed at those already brewing all grain beers and looking to improve their knowledge. The day includes hands-on ingredient analysis and practical beer testing.

Course Details:
This one day course delves deeper into designing and brewing brilliant beer. Tutor Jonny Mills will take you through the finer points of recipe design and process technique to enable you to brew the best possible beer. By the end of the day you will be leaving a more confident brewer and will have learnt how to design great, tasty beers.

Topics include:

  • Ingredient analysis
  • Water treatment
  • Grist bill design
  • Advanced wort production
  • Hopping techniques
  • Fermentation control
  • Basic lab analysis
  • Dissolved oxygen
  • Shelf life

This course includes:

  • Morning Coffee/Tea & Pastries
  • Lunch – this will be provided by one of Bristol finest lunchtime eateries, these include Pieminister, Pinkmans and Harts Bakery. Vegetarian options available.
  • An end of day beer in New Bristol’s tap bar with the Head brewer and team.

NB: Please remember this is a working brewery so wear practical clothes and shoes.


Designing Great Beers
9:15 am - 4:00 pm
£120 (inc VAT)
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Bristol Brewery School
20A Wilson St
Bristol, BS29HH United Kingdom
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07837 976871
The best way to contact us is by the old fashioned telephone. But you can also email us and when we eventually sit down we will get straight back to you
Phone: 07932 055265 or 07837 976871
Email: info@bristolbreweryschool.co.uk
New Bristol Brewery, 20A Wilson St
Bristol, BS2 9HH