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This Happens Today… Advanced Homebrew Lab Skills Online Class + Save $25

advanced homebrew lab skillsAdvanced Homebrew Lab Skills Boot Camp from BYO happens May 13.

Advanced Homebrew Lab Skills Boot Camp – coupon code NANO25 saves you $25

Complete Lineup… Online Boot Camps

Note that if you cannot attend an online boot camp live, registering will give you access to the recorded boot camp.


Take your homebrewing up to another level by understanding why and how to use advanced lab skills suitable for your homebrewery. Professional brewery lab owner Amy Todd will walk you through how to make agar plates and slants and then how to use those to collect wild yeast, harvesting yeast from other samples, and isolating yeast strains. You’ll also learn how to wash yeast for future pitching, counting yeast cells to determine viability, and how to determine you are pitching the right amount into your wort. Amy will also run through various controlled tests you can do at home on your homebrew such as forced fermentation and others to give you more information on your batch. She’ll cover the care and use of pH meters, a basic microscope suitable for a home brewery, and other lab equipment you can add cost-effectively to your homebrewery to help you make better beer.

Please note this workshop will be recorded and as an attendee you will have full access to the video replay and course materials for up to nine months after the event.

Advanced Homebrew Lab Skills Online Class… Happens Tomorrow + Save $25

advanced homebrew lab skillsAdvanced Homebrew Lab Skills Boot Camp from BYO happens May 13.

Advanced Homebrew Lab Skills Boot Camp – coupon code NANO25 saves you $25

Complete Lineup… Online Boot Camps

Note that if you cannot attend an online boot camp live, registering will give you access to the recorded boot camp.


Take your homebrewing up to another level by understanding why and how to use advanced lab skills suitable for your homebrewery. Professional brewery lab owner Amy Todd will walk you through how to make agar plates and slants and then how to use those to collect wild yeast, harvesting yeast from other samples, and isolating yeast strains. You’ll also learn how to wash yeast for future pitching, counting yeast cells to determine viability, and how to determine you are pitching the right amount into your wort. Amy will also run through various controlled tests you can do at home on your homebrew such as forced fermentation and others to give you more information on your batch. She’ll cover the care and use of pH meters, a basic microscope suitable for a home brewery, and other lab equipment you can add cost-effectively to your homebrewery to help you make better beer.

Please note this workshop will be recorded and as an attendee you will have full access to the video replay and course materials for up to nine months after the event.

Advanced Homebrew Lab Skills Online Class… Happens Soon + Save $25

advanced homebrew lab skillsAdvanced Homebrew Lab Skills Boot Camp from BYO happens May 13.

Advanced Homebrew Lab Skills Boot Camp – coupon code NANO25 saves you $25

Complete Lineup… Online Boot Camps

Note that if you cannot attend an online boot camp live, registering will give you access to the recorded boot camp.


Take your homebrewing up to another level by understanding why and how to use advanced lab skills suitable for your homebrewery. Professional brewery lab owner Amy Todd will walk you through how to make agar plates and slants and then how to use those to collect wild yeast, harvesting yeast from other samples, and isolating yeast strains. You’ll also learn how to wash yeast for future pitching, counting yeast cells to determine viability, and how to determine you are pitching the right amount into your wort. Amy will also run through various controlled tests you can do at home on your homebrew such as forced fermentation and others to give you more information on your batch. She’ll cover the care and use of pH meters, a basic microscope suitable for a home brewery, and other lab equipment you can add cost-effectively to your homebrewery to help you make better beer.

Please note this workshop will be recorded and as an attendee you will have full access to the video replay and course materials for up to nine months after the event.

Flash Sale… 25% Off BYO Online Homebrewing Boot Camps – Includes Next Week’s Advanced Homebrew Lab Skills Class!

advanced homebrew lab skillsFor a short time BYO is discounting everything sitewide by a whopping 25% when you use coupon code BigBrew22. Includes Online Boot Camps, books, subscriptions, digital downloads and more.

Note that if you cannot attend an online boot camp live, registering will give you access to the recorded boot camp.

This includes next week’s Advanced Homebrew Lab Skills Boot Camp


Take your homebrewing up to another level by understanding why and how to use advanced lab skills suitable for your homebrewery. Professional brewery lab owner Amy Todd will walk you through how to make agar plates and slants and then how to use those to collect wild yeast, harvesting yeast from other samples, and isolating yeast strains. You’ll also learn how to wash yeast for future pitching, counting yeast cells to determine viability, and how to determine you are pitching the right amount into your wort. Amy will also run through various controlled tests you can do at home on your homebrew such as forced fermentation and others to give you more information on your batch. She’ll cover the care and use of pH meters, a basic microscope suitable for a home brewery, and other lab equipment you can add cost-effectively to your homebrewery to help you make better beer.

Please note this workshop will be recorded and as an attendee you will have full access to the video replay and course materials for up to nine months after the event.

Learn to Grow Hops! Three BYO Resources + Getting Hop Rhizomes

Home Hop Growing Online Boot CampFrom BYO Magazine…

Grow Your Own Hops with the Help of BYO’s Workshop Video, Print and Digital Guides
Get ready for the 2022 season and take your homebrewing hobby to a new level by growing your own great hops.

HOME HOP GROWING WORKSHOP VIDEO

Learn the keys to successfully growing hops in your backyard or even containers from hop expert Eric Sannerud in a four-hour video workshop. Eric walks you through site selection, planting, trellising, harvesting, processing, storing, and using homegrown hops in your beer. He also covers troubleshooting common hop growing problems you might encounter and how to address them. This video replay also includes the slide presentation file.

Coupon code Nano25 saves you $25

GROWING HOPS DIGITAL DOWNLOAD

Covering the basics to growing, harvesting, utilizing and storing homegrown hops, growing hops in containers, pro tips for hop growers, as well as more in-depth advice on processing homegrown hops, brewing with homegrown hops, brewing with fresh/wet, building a hop trellis, building a hop oast, and even several wet-hop homebrew recipes.

BYO’S HOP LOVER’S GUIDE – PRINT & DIGITAL

We’ve collected and updated the best hops information from BYO and included updated charts with the specifications for 102 hop varieties and suggested substitutions for hard-to-find hops. We’ve also detailed hopping methods, home hop growing info, hop-related build-it projects, and 36 hoppy recipes.

Getting Rhizomes

Hop Rhizome sales are seasonal.  Availability is subject to change.  Check with the retailer for current availability, selection and pricing.

Hop Rhizome Sources

This is Happening Soon… Hands-On Homebrew Science Online Boot Camp with Ashton Lewis – Save $25

Hands-On Homebrew Science Online Boot Camp March 11, 2022

Follow BYO’s Technical Editor Ashton Lewis as he shows you how to use pH meters, yeast slants and loops, and other basic lab gear to run different brewing tests that will help the quality of your beer. Learn how to use and care for equipment suitable – and affordable – for your homebrewery. In addition to covering topics that pop into mind when hearing the term “brewing science,” Ashton will also cover physical evaluation of milled malt, hops, demonstrate how enzymatic reactions can be visualized, and show some practical, easily executed projects highlighting the brewing sciences. All with the goal of making better beer at home!

Please note this workshop will be recorded and as an attendee you will have full access to the video replay and course materials for up to nine months after the event.


Note that if you can’t make it live, you will have access to the recorded video and course materials for up to nine months after the event.

Coupon code Nano25 saves you $25

Hands-On Homebrew Science Online Boot Camp March 11, 2022

Complete lineup – BYO.com Online Boot Camps! – coupon code works will all camps

Hands-On Homebrew Science Online Boot Camp with Ashton Lewis – Save $25

Hands-On Homebrew Science Online Boot Camp March 11, 2022

Follow BYO’s Technical Editor Ashton Lewis as he shows you how to use pH meters, yeast slants and loops, and other basic lab gear to run different brewing tests that will help the quality of your beer. Learn how to use and care for equipment suitable – and affordable – for your homebrewery. In addition to covering topics that pop into mind when hearing the term “brewing science,” Ashton will also cover physical evaluation of milled malt, hops, demonstrate how enzymatic reactions can be visualized, and show some practical, easily executed projects highlighting the brewing sciences. All with the goal of making better beer at home!

Please note this workshop will be recorded and as an attendee you will have full access to the video replay and course materials for up to nine months after the event.


Note that if you can’t make it live, you will have access to the recorded video and course materials for up to nine months after the event.

Coupon code Nano25 saves you $25

Hands-On Homebrew Science Online Boot Camp March 11, 2022

Complete lineup – BYO.com Online Boot Camps! – coupon code works will all camps

Today Only: Introduction to Beer Tasting, Online Course – $12.99, Save 74%

Introduction to Beer and Beer Tasting

Online learning provider udemy offers thousands of courses.  Courses are available on-demand 24/7 via web browser, iPhone, iPad and Android.  Many offer lifetime access.

udemy offers a number of courses that are interesting to homebrewers, including beer and brewing related courses (includes Brew Real Beer, Beer Making 101, Beer and Cellar Management, I brew-U brew and more), Wine (Become a Wine & Wine Pairing Expert, Becoming a Wine Connoisseur, Wine 101, Home Wine Making for Complete Beginners and More), Biology, and Chemistry

Today, 3/24 only udemy has a flash sale going on that marks many courses down to just $12.99, including this beer tasting course.

Introduction to Beer and Beer Tasting

Classes at udemy – Beer and Brewing Courses – Wine – Biology – Chemistry

Check sale or product page for current availability & pricing

Price, promotions and availability can change quickly. Check the product page for current price, description and availability. 

Hands-On Homebrew Science Online Boot Camp with Ashton Lewis – Save $25

Hands-On Homebrew Science Online Boot Camp March 11, 2022

Follow BYO’s Technical Editor Ashton Lewis as he shows you how to use pH meters, yeast slants and loops, and other basic lab gear to run different brewing tests that will help the quality of your beer. Learn how to use and care for equipment suitable – and affordable – for your homebrewery. In addition to covering topics that pop into mind when hearing the term “brewing science,” Ashton will also cover physical evaluation of milled malt, hops, demonstrate how enzymatic reactions can be visualized, and show some practical, easily executed projects highlighting the brewing sciences. All with the goal of making better beer at home!

Please note this workshop will be recorded and as an attendee you will have full access to the video replay and course materials for up to nine months after the event.


Note that if you can’t make it live, you will have access to the recorded video and course materials for up to nine months after the event.

Coupon code Nano25 saves you $25

Hands-On Homebrew Science Online Boot Camp March 11, 2022

Complete lineup – BYO.com Online Boot Camps! – coupon code works will all camps

Learn to Grow Hops! BYO Home Hop Growing Online Boot Camp – Save $25

Home Hop Growing Online Boot CampOnline Boot Camp is from 1-5:30 pm EST Feb 25, 2022

Put more home into your homebrew by growing your own hops. Learn the keys to successfully growing hops in your backyard or even containers from hop expert Eric Sannerud. Eric will walk you through site selection, planting, trellising, harvesting, processing, storing, and using homegrown hops in your beer. He’ll also cover troubleshooting common hop growing problems you might encounter and how to address them. You’ll have time to ask plenty of questions and leave ready for the 2022 growing season whether it’s your first harvest or you’re a backyard hop growing veteran.

Please note this workshop will be recorded and as an attendee you will have full access to the video replay and course materials for up to nine months after the event.


Note that if you can’t make it live, you will have access to the recorded video and course materials for up to nine months after the event.

Coupon code Nano25 saves you $25

Home Hop Growing Online Boot Camp with Eric Sannerud February 25, 2022

Complete lineup – BYO.com Online Boot Camps! – coupon code works will all camps

Getting Rhizomes

Hop Rhizome sales are seasonal.  Availability is subject to change.  Check with the retailer for current availability, selection and pricing.

Hop Rhizome Sources