Free home brewing class on Saturday October 29, 2016

We will be offering another free introduction to home brewing class on Saturday October 29th, 2016 from 10 am until noon.  This will be our 6th class of 2016.

During this class we will talk about brewing water, grain, malt extracts, hops and the brewing equipment while brewing a 5 gallon batch of beer.  We pass around grains for you to smell and taste, hops for you to smell and beer samples for you to drink.  This is a great class for new brewers or anyone who has questions about the brewing process.  The class is from 10 am until noon.  We limit the class to 50 attendees, so please register by calling, or stopping by the store.  Our number is 203 452-7332.

Wine Making Class on September 3rd, 2016

We will be holding a free class on how to make wine on Saturday September 3rd.  This is our second wine making class of the year and it will run from 9:30 am to 11:30 am.  Tess and Mark will go over basic wine making steps including cleaning and sanitizing your equipment, making wine from kits, making wine from juice, making wine from grapes, using frozen must, de-gassing, reading a hydrometer, wine storage and wine aging.  We will make a wine from juice and another wine from a kit and then go over the equipment and steps required to make wine from grapes.  Samples of wine will also be served.  Today’s kits and juice make it easy and very affordable to make great wine and we will be receiving our fresh grape juice and wine grapes in early September.  Pre-registration is required because class size is limited to 40 people.  To sign up for this class please stop by Maltose Express or call 203-452-7332.

Final Judging for the 4th Annual Maltose Express/Eli’s Restaurant Group Home Brew Contest

August 22, 2016

  Final Judging for 4th Annual Maltose Express/Eli’s Restaurant Group Home Brew Contest The final judging for our 4th annual homebrew contest that we hold with Eli’s restaurant group will be held at Eli’s Restaurant in Hamden at 2392 Whitney Avenue on Tuesday August 23, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm and is open to […]

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3rd Annual Eli’s Restaurant Group\Maltose Express\Veracious Brewing Home Brew Contest Results

July 30, 2015

3rd Annual Eli’s Restaurant Group\Maltose Express Home Brew Contest Results We held the final judging for the home brew contest with Eli’s Restaurant Group again this year and had 59 entries.  This was an all style contest (except for mead or cider) and we collapsed the entries into 10 categories and the 10 winners went on to the Best of Show competition.  The $5 […]

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