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

Cara Technology attend the SSG meeting at the IFST

ifst






Last week, Amy Voong from our flavours team attended the annual Sensory Science Group meeting at the Institute of Food Science and Technology. The conference is always a great way to keep in contact with sensory scientists within the industry… Read more

SABECO visit Cara Technology






This week SABECO visited our offices and laboratories in Leatherhead. SABECO are the largest brewing company in Vietnam. They operate around 26 breweries, their products are produced under license in a further 6. So far, their staff have attended four ‘open’… Read more

Theory and Practice of Brewery Hygiene Management training at Efes, Russia






This month, Cara delivered training at for Efes on the theory and practice of brewery hygiene management. Cara Technology has experience of this area, having carried out similar work for other brewing companies, and has offered to assist in this project. A… Read more

Brewhouse extract loss






Brewhouse extract loss, or for those among us whose glass is half full rather than half empty, Overall Brewhouse Yield, is an important parameter to monitor for several reasons. In this post we’ll define what we mean by extract loss;… Read more

Becki Clark joins Cara Technology as sensory support manager

IMG_0035






Dr Becki Clark has joined the company as our sensory support manager. She has years of experience in area of sensory science. During her PhD at Nottingham she focused on sensory, investigating how the main sensory components in beer (sweetness, bitterness, alcohol and… Read more