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Each week, thousands of brewers download the Master Brewers Podcast to hear interviews with the industry's best & brightest in brewing science, technology, and operations. Host John Bryce dives into topics relevant to breweries of all shapes and sizes, worldwide. Please take a minute to subscribe, rate, and review the show on iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts. We also love to receive comments on this website. Finally, if you like the show, please thank our sponsors:

Oct 23, 2017

Mark Sammartino discusses some important tools every brewer should have within reach, as we all struggle to deal with increasing competition, costs, variability in raw materials, and strive to operate more sustainable breweries. 

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Process Control Through Enzyme Understanding - Natural & Commercial...


Oct 16, 2017

Tom Eplett joins us to talk about some anecdotal fermentation problems, lessons learned, and his go-to papers, books, etc. for troubleshooting and learning about brewing. If you still think the best yeast is in the middle of the cone, you should listen to this episode.

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Book of fishbone diagrams

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Oct 9, 2017

Many hop farms in Yakima operate 24/7 during much of September. Now that the bales are off the farms and hop selection is over, we catch up with Roy Johnson to get some perspective from one of the world's largest hop merchants.

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Oct 2, 2017

In 2010, Christian & Andrea Stanley built one of the first craft malthouses in the US. Today, they produce 8 tons per week at Valley Malt. In this episode we catch up with the husband & wife team to hear about their challenges, successes, and the many moving parts in the craft malt supply chain. 

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Sep 25, 2017

Total Packaged Oxygen is the industry standard for determination of beer shelf life. If your brewery is going to survive an increasingly competitive market, you must calculate and strive for the lowest possible TPO. Measuring the DO of your packaged beer is not enough/the same thing as TPO. In this episode, Kevin...