HomebrewCon 2018
HomebrewCon 2018
HomebrewCon came to Portland OR for its 40th anniversary as well as the farewell for Charlie Papazian, author of The New Complete Joy of Homebrewing and founder of the American Homebrewers Association and the Brewers Association....
Super Saison Yeast
Super Saison Yeast
Unveiled at the Craft Brewers Conference in Washington, D.C. this past April, SafAle BE-134 by Fermentis is already making waves. Recommended for Belgian Saison-style beer and characterized by a particularly high attenuation; this new...
2017 SurlyFest Brew Day
2017 SurlyFest Brew Day
      Surly Brewing’s philosophy is that the beer is what matters most, above everything else. It’s a philosophy better poured than spoken or written.         That philosophy certainly rings true...
A 19th-Century Barley Variety Returns
A 19th-Century Barley Variety Returns
Have you heard of Chevallier Heritage Malt? This heirloom barley variety was first selected for malting in the 1820’s and was used globally for malt production by the end of that century. Chevallier was the basis...
2017 Homebrew Con Commemorative Beer
2017 Homebrew Con Commemorative Beer
Surly Brewing Co. had a big idea: brew a truly one-of-a-kind beer. A beer so rare, you only have it once in your life. One that can’t be replicated and once it’s gone, it’s...
Win Free MCI Malt on St. Patrick’s Day
Win Free MCI Malt on St. Patrick’s Day
BSG HandCraft is excited to partner with Malting Company of Ireland to offer you a chance to win a St. Patrick’s Day malt prize package. Malting Company of Ireland has produced quality malted barley...
Patagonia Malts Facebook Giveaway
Patagonia Malts Facebook Giveaway
BSG HandCraft is excited to partner with Patagonia Malt to offer you a chance to win a malt prize package. This package includes five of the newest malt offerings to the homebrew market from...
BSG Ingredients at the Brewers Retreat
BSG Ingredients at the Brewers Retreat
BSG HandCraft was proud to be a sponsor of Craft Beer & Brewing’s Brewers’ Retreat at Devil’s Thumb Ranch, where a number of lucky homebrewers had the experience of a lifetime. Besides taking in...
SO2 Levels in RJS Wine Kits
SO2 Levels in RJS Wine Kits
Chris Holman, Product Support Advisor for RJS Craft Winemaking, provided us with a crash course on potassium metabisulfite and SO2 levels in RJS wine kits:
Home Winemaker Spotlight: Jeffrey Clayton
Home Winemaker Spotlight: Jeffrey Clayton
With 2,981 entries, the WineMaker International Amateur Wine Competition is the largest competition of its kind in the world. This year’s competition took place May 19-22 in beautiful Santa Rosa, CA, in the heart...
HomebrewCon 2016: #SharingIsCaring Brown Ale
HomebrewCon 2016: #SharingIsCaring Brown Ale
The BSG HandCraft booth at this year’s HomebrewCon in Baltimore will be pouring some homebrews from our staff, each highlighting different malts. Cody Myers-Miller, BSG’s Packaging Manager, chose a Northern-style English brown ale as inspiration, showcasing...