Brewing Ingredients Part 1: Water & Malt

Brewing Ingredients Part 1: Water & Malt

This 3rd course if focused on just two of the four main ingredients in beer: water and malted barley. Water makes up most of your beverage and its composition will influence the style you can create, or be manipulated to brew beer styles from around the world. Then we will look at barley from an agricultural perspective up through the malting process to understand how what happens at the malthouse is integral part of your recipe creation. Modules covered in this course:

  • Brewing water sources and composition
  • Brewing water adjustments and calculations
  • Barley  agriculture and varieties
  • Malthouse operations and products
  • Supplemental reading, videos, and discussions.

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Instructor Bios


Brewing Ingredients Part 1: Water & Malt

  • Cheryl Parker

    Cheryl Parker

    Cheryl Parker is the manager for the UNH Brewery and instructor for undergraduate and certificate courses in brewing. After her degree from UNH she worked as a technician and laboratory manager for remote research stations around the world before getting trained in brewing at the Siebel Institute of Technology in Chicago. She has previously worked as a brewer for Throwback Brewery in North Hampton, NH and interned at Lake Effect Brewery in Chicago. She brings a unique mix of science, management, brewing, and technical skills to the UNH Brewing program.  

09:00am - 04:00pm
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Cheryl Parker
250.00 Tuition Fee