This 5 day Practical Commercial Brewing Course will give you the essential background to take the General Certificate in Brewing with the IBD. It's also an invaluable grounding in brewing for those brewers who are looking at setting up their own microbrewery. Practical Commercial Brewing Course leading to the General Certificate in Brewing qualification with the Institute of Brewing & Distilling.
This four day course includes a full day hands on course learning the essentials of all grain brewing, an evening looking at beer flavours and trends and further day about the practical essentials of setting up your own microbrewery. On the third day you visit an existing microbrewery and gain first hand the experience form the owner on the pitfalls & opportunities of being your 'own brewery boss'! It is ideal for those people who are setting up their own microbrewery now or have ambitions to do it sometime in the future.
Beer, real ale, craft beer what ever you want to call it is one of the true great artisan 'foods'. It's natural, incredibly varied, fantastically tasty and even good for you. Learn how to make the real thing at home from the raw materials with our 'Brew Meister'
Start the day with a forage on the Monsal trail foraging for elderflowers and other wild food ingredients. You will then return to the School of Food to prepare a selection of delicious wild foraged drinks and beverages.