August 2018

Sommeliers face traditional and wild beer creations during the 2018 BEST Brew Challenge tasting

2018-08-22T11:47:19+00:00 22. August 2018|events|

75 beers from all over the world divided into 13 beer styles, which were evaluated in nine tasting sessions by ten sommeliers from across Germany – these are the impressive statistics of BESTMALZ's 2018 Best Brew Challenge (BBC) beer tasting. “The scope of beers ranged from very classic styles to modern, downright wild creations. For [...]

January 2018

#BestBrewChallenge 2018: No limits!

2018-01-25T10:49:14+00:00 25. January 2018|events|

It has been six long months and we are back. On 17 May 2018, precisely at 2 pm CET, we are once again going to brew most intriguing beers together with brew enthusiasts from around the world in the course of a new edition of #BestBrewChallenge 2018 (BBC 2018). Anyone can participate in the #BestBrewChallenge [...]

September 2017

Hobby brewers excel at #BestBrewChallenge 2017

2017-09-26T12:57:42+00:00 26. September 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 8. September 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 28. July 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

2018-08-05T15:59:07+00:00 15. December 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 18. October 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 [...]