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    Inside Dingemans- An Interview with Karl Dingemans
    Inside Dingemans- An Interview with Karl Dingemans

    Meet Karl and Jan Dingemans, 5thgeneration owners of Dingemans Malt in Belgium. BSG got the chance to catch up with Karl and dig into growing up in a multi-generational malting family, views on the brewing industry, and some fun facts about Dingemans! 

    Inside Crisp- An Interview with Steve LePoidevin
    Inside Crisp- An Interview with Steve LePoidevin

    Meet Steve LePoidevin, Sales Director for Crisp. His passion for malting was brought to light as BSG got the chance to chat with him about his role at Crisp, upcoming malts to the Crisp profile, industry trends and some of his takes on craftbrewing.  

     

    Announcing New Malts from Leopold Bros.
    Announcing New Malts from Leopold Bros.

    Brewers Supply Group (BSG) is proud to announce a partnership with Leopold Bros. to distribute a new line of small-batch, handmade malts. BSG is excited to make these high-quality malts available to brewers, distillers, and homebrewers.

    In the Industry: Maltster Moment with Rahr Malting Co.'s Aaron Eernisse
    In the Industry: Maltster Moment with Rahr Malting Co.'s Aaron Eernisse

    What does it take to bring high-quality, dependable malt to your brewery? Last week we sat down with Aaron Eenisse, the Director of Operations for Malt Production at Rahr Malting Co. to discuss malting and what factors into each kernel.

    Crisp  Customers Win Big at 2019 SIBA & GBBF
    Crisp Customers Win Big at 2019 SIBA & GBBF

    lot of award-winning brewers made Crisp malt part of their path to victory at this year's Great British Beer Festival and Society of Independent Brewers National Independent Beer Awards.

    Malt U 2019 Recap
    Malt U 2019 Recap

     

    On Friday, July 19th, BSG held its second annual Malt U, a two-day symposium dedicated to discussing and educating brewers on all things malt.

    Rahr Technical Center Presents Results of Mill Setting Study
    Rahr Technical Center Presents Results of Mill Setting Study

     

    In April 2019, the Rahr Technical Center completed a study on mill settings for customers who purchase pre-milled malt from BSG. The study was first carried out in both lab and brewery settings, and ultimately in commercial brewery trials.

    Historic Malt: RMI Analytics Heirloom & Terroir Symposium Recap
    Historic Malt: RMI Analytics Heirloom & Terroir Symposium Recap

     

    On November 12th, RMI Analytics held the RMI Analytics Heirloom & Terroir Barley and Malt Symposium in Nuremberg, Germany to explore the histories behind various “all-but-forgotten” malt varieties. The symposium dove into the real and imagined potential of these varieties, as well as their scientific challenges, sensory characteristics, success stories, and tips and tricks; all in the context of modern brew houses and malt. Over 100 attendees from assorted countries were there representing different areas of barley breeding, farming, malting, distribution, sales, and breweries. Speakers from these diverse areas of the industry covered those topics with in-depth presentations about heirloom and terroir barley varieties.

    Malt U 2018
    Malt U 2018

    The inaugural year of Malt U was a great success. Co-presented by BSG and Rahr Malting Co., Malt U consisted of a day-long symposium of malt education hosted at Surly Brewing Co. followed by a morning of tours at Rahr's Shakopee campus, including Rahr's malthouses, Koda Energy, the Rahr Technical Center & Brewery, and BSG's Minnesota distribution center.

    New Managing Director for Crisp Malting Group
    New Managing Director for Crisp Malting Group

    Crisp Malting Group, the British maltsters who supply craft brewers across the US via BSG CraftBrewing, has just announced the appointment of a new managing director. Adrian Dyter, currently global category manager at Carlsberg, will succeed Euan Macpherson in the early summer. Euan will be retiring after 29 years with Crisp and a lifetime career embracing the brewing, distilling and malting industries.