Cara hosts 5 day Practical Beer Taster Training Course at Cicerone® in Chicago

Dr Bill Simpson teaching the class in Chicago






On the 12th October 2015, we hosted a Taster Training Course at the Certified Cicerone® offices in Chicago. During this week Dr Bill Simpson taught over 20 delegates how taste 30 off flavour’s and taints in beer. Delegates learnt about the origins… Read more

A-Design award for AROXA™ Flavour Standards packaging

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We are pleased to announce that our design agency, Kinneir Dufort, has won the A-Design gold award for our AROXA™ Certified Flavour Standards packaging. The Golden A’ Design Award aims to highlight exemplary designs, design concepts and design-oriented products across a… Read more

Beer drinkability

Drink Beer






Drinkability of beer is an important driver of commercial success, but there is little agreement on how it can best be measured. When speaking of drinkability most brewers take it to refer to the quality of beer which motivates a… Read more

An A – Z of beer flavour – Acetaldehyde

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Acetaldehyde is an important beer flavour character. In this article we outline why it is important, how it is formed, and what has to be done in the brewery to control it.