Milwaukee, Wisconsin – Local Events and Classes

Call 414-935-4099 or visit our new Events Page to sign up for a class and get 15% off a Northern Brewer Starter Kit*

Meet Our Team!

Our employees are a bunch of characters! All are expert brewers with other talents as well. They can give you tips on brewing, advice on things you just “have to have” and more. Ask them to show you the latest and greatest of what we have in store!

In-Store Event & Class Schedule

Intro to Brewing

Saturday, 1/28/2017 (11:00am-2:00pm) Sign up for 1/28
Saturday, 2/04/2017 (11:00am-2:00pm) Sign up for 2/04
Saturday, 2/18/2017 (11:00am-2:00pm) Sign up for 2/18

Let’s get started! Learn how to brew with our knowledgeable staff in a small group environment. We’ll brew a batch of beer so you can visually see the process from beginning to end. This introductory class will cover malt extract brewing, siphoning, bottling and more. Questions encouraged. Class size limited so please call or register online to reserve your spot. Receive a free pint glass and get 15% off the purchase of a brewing starter kit and extract ingredient kit.

FREE Admission!

Going All-Grain

Saturday, 1/21/2017 (11:00am-2:00pm) Sign up for 1/21
Saturday, 2/25/2017 (11:00am-2:00pm) Sign up for 2/25

Go All-Grain! Learn how to brew with our knowledgeable staff in a small group environment. We’ll brew a batch of beer so you can visually see the process from beginning to end. This class will demonstrate a single infusion all-grain batch and cover topics relevant to all-grain brewing. Questions encouraged. Class size limited so please call or stop in to reserve your spot. Receive 15% off the purchase of all grain equipment and ingredients.

January is All Grain Month at Northern Brewer. Attend this class and we’ll get you started in the right direction with a free All Grain Recipe Kit!

FREE Admission!

Cheesemaking

Saturday, 1/21/2017 (3:00pm-5:00pm) Sign up for 1/21
Saturday, 2/04/2017 (3:00pm-5:00pm) Sign up for 2/04
Saturday, 2/18/2017 (3:00pm-5:00pm) Sign up for 2/18

This is America’s Dairyland. This class will go over everything you need to make your first batch of delicious cheese. Learn how easy, fun, and rewarding making cheese can be.

FREE Admission!

Intro to Wine and Mead Making

Saturday, 2/25/2017 (3:00pm-5:00pm) Sign up for 2/25

Learn the basics of making wine! This class will cover home wine making equipment, techniques and ingredients used and show you the process step-by-step. Questions encouraged. Class size limited so please call or stop in to reserve your spot.

Free Admission!

Kegging and How to Build a Draft System

Saturday, 1/28/2017 (3:00pm-5:00pm) Sign up for 1/28

This clinic will cover the basics of kegging; get your draft questions answered. Kiss bottling goodbye! Get 15% off used or new keg systems.

Free Admission!

BJCP Class Series – Hops, Boil, Adjuncts, and Specialty Ingredients

Saturday, 2/11/2017 (9:30am-12:00pm) Sign up for 2/11

We’ll discuss styles and varieties: Nobel, European, US plus the Australian and New Zealand varieties that have hit the market. Why and how they are used. Which form is best to use: whole leaf, pellets or oil? When should they be added and what impact will that have on your beer. We discuss which beers are known for their hop type. We will also discuss Managing the boil, boil length, evaporation rate and kettle caramelization. Addition of adjuncts and effects that can have on finished product. For registration or more information visit bjcpmke.com .

Class fee is $10

Northern Brewer Milwaukee’s Anti-Valentine’s Day Pizza and Beer Party with Cranky Al’s

Saturday, 2/11/2017 (Starts at 2:00pm) Sign up for 2/11

Are you tired of Valentine’s Day and all of the greeting card malarkey that goes with it?
Then join us as we celebrate why Beer and Pizza go together better than almost anything on the planet. We have teamed up with Cranky Al’s to give you several original pizzas and beer that will be offered to the public for the first time. If you have a significant other, bring them with and if you don’t, show up anyway. Beer and Pizza won’t judge you and neither will we. Best of all, it’s all free with a commemorative mug to take home.

Free Admission!

Class dates and times are subject to change. Classes may be canceled if a minimum number of registrations are not met. Participants will receive 15% Off their entire purchase on the day of the class. Some restrictions apply.

Visit Homebrewing 101 for a complete online guide to beer making.

We will be producing videos of some of the events, classes, demos and lectures taking place at the MPLS location. Please look for updates about these videos on Connect, Facebook, and our YouTube channel. Cheers!

Payment Methods:

Visa, MasterCard and Discover. Sorry, no CODs. Company purchase orders must be prepaid.

Registration:

To register for classes, please visit our Events Page or call 651-223-6114.

Visit Us

1306 S 108th St
Milwaukee, WI 53214

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Call Us: 414-935-4099

Hours:

Mon-Fri: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Closed on: New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.