Advanced Whiskey-Making Distilling Class
See behind the scenes and inside the brain of the mastermind of award-winning and nationally distributed Builders Gin! Benay Shannon is the only female master distiller in the state of Missouri and one of only six in the nation. As a former high school science teacher, this is sure to be the best class you’ve had the pleasure of sitting through. Once a month, January through May, grab your pencils and notebooks to step inside the distilling classroom.
Advanced Whiskey-Making: Grain Selection and Mashing
This is a technical hands-on look into the first part of the whiskey-making process. We will discuss how different grains can impact your entire process, measure starch-to-sugar conversion rate, practice calculating efficiency in your mash techniques, the importance of temperature during mashing, and even perform some experiments to prove the point!