events

September 2017

Hobby brewers excel at #BestBrewChallenge 2017

2017-09-26T12:57:42+00:00 September 26th, 2017|events|

Three hobby brewers, including two from Germany, won the top prizes at this year’s BestBrewChallenge, the international brewing competition held by malt producer BESTMALZ AG. First place and the main prize – a weekend in Heidelberg for two – went to Hunter Brew from Schwarzenbek near Hamburg with their brown ale “Öckel”. Second place was [...]

German base, specialty and craft malts award-winning beers: BESTMALZ® at drinktec 2017 in Munich

2017-09-08T11:42:55+00:00 September 8th, 2017|events|

BESTMALZ® presents its products at this year’s drinktec, the world’s leading trade fair for the beverage and liquid food industry, from 11 to 15 September 2017. Come and visit us at booth #415 in hall B1 of the Munich exhibition centre: Our malt masters will be available for you to answer all your questions about [...]

July 2017

Honed senses and neutrality are key

2017-07-29T15:07:32+00:00 July 28th, 2017|events|

The atmosphere in the tasting room at Heidelberger Brauerei is extremely focused: People sit at two tables with five long-stemmed tasting glasses and an assessment sheet in front of them. They take a sniff at the beer, take a small swig, hold it up to the light and make notes. Water bottles and bowls of [...]

May 2017

March 2017

December 2016

A new craving: Cookies and beer

2017-01-30T01:29:22+00:00 December 15th, 2016|malt & more, events|

What would Christmas be without the scent of freshly baked cookies? But what beverage goes best with gingerbread, cookies and Christmas cake? The classic choice is coffee and tea, or at the most a glass of mulled wine at the Christmas market. In the English-speaking world, cookies can also be dunked in milk. But whatever [...]

November 2016

October 2016

German Base- and specialty malts & world record beer: BESTMALZ® at Brau Beviale 2016 in Nuremberg

2017-01-30T01:29:26+00:00 October 18th, 2016|events|

BESTMALZ® presents its products at this year’s BrauBeviale, the leading European trade fair for the production and marketing of beer and alcohol-free beverages, from 8 to 10 November. Come and visit us at booth #512 in hall 1 of the Nuremberg exhibition centre: Our malt masters will be available for you to answer all your [...]

July 2016

June 2016

Beyond the seven mountains …

2016-07-05T12:40:30+00:00 June 21st, 2016|events|

...  brewers from a small village have recently registered for participation in the Best Brew Challenge 2016. Four home brewers from the “Siebengebirge” (Seven Mountains) near Bonn have decided to combat with one brew each in the challenge. However, they all use the same facilities in their village near the Rhine river: the three men [...]