2023 Advanced Class in Craft Malt Production Offered in Maine, March 13-16

The Craft Maltsters Guild will offer the four-day Advanced Class in Craft Malt Production March 13-16 at the Holiday Inn By the Bay in Portland, ME. Held during the days leading up to the 2023 Craft Malt Conference, the course is ideal for both beginner and experienced maltsters, as well as others working in the…

2023 Advanced Class in Craft Malt Production

The 2023 Advanced Class in Craft Malt Production will be held March 13-16, 2023 at the Holiday Inn By the Bay in Portland, ME. Along with class labs, students will have an opportunity to visit a local craft malting operation. This class precedes the 2023 Craft Malt Conference happening at the same location later in…

Malt Academy 1-Week Intensive Malting Course

The Malt Academy will host a 1-Week Intensive Malting Course at the Canadian Malting Barley Technical Centre from November 28 to December 2, 2022. This hands-on course is designed to give participants theoretical and practical knowledge of malting technology, the malt manufacturing process, and the factors that influence malt quality and its impact on brewing…

Malt Academy 3-Day Malting Overview Course

The Malt Academy will host a 3-Day Malting Overview Course at the Canadian Malting Barley Technical Centre in early November. This course provides an overview of the Canadian malting barley value chain offering participants theoretical and practical knowledge of malting technology and processing, an understanding of malting barley selection criteria, quality evaluation, malt analysis, specialty…

Jen Ireland: Learning the Science, Mastering the Craft

One of the products of the Craft Maltsters Guild’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force, launched in 2021, was the Craft Malt Con Online Scholarship. Offered alongside the 2022 Craft Malt Conference, held virtually in February, the scholarship program gave three individuals from underrepresented communities the opportunity to attend the online conference and receive a…