Choose from Three Options
- $12 for choice of a one-hour class for one person ($20 value)
- $22 for choice of a one-hour class for two people ($40 value)
- $40 for choice of a one-hour class for four people ($80 value)
Beer-making classes are taught by Andrew Moore, owner of Cap N Cork and BJCP Certified Judge, and cover the whole brewing process, including ingredients, the brewing process, fermentation, aging, packaging and tasting. Winemaking classes are taught by Skip Uhl, a former owner of Detroit Brew Factory and Park Winery, and students learn the basics of winemaking before producing enough wine to fill 30 bottles. Meadmaking classes are taught by Norm Bell, who has been making mead for more than 20 years, and students learn about the process of making honey wine including adding fruit, fermentation and packaging.
Cap N Cork Homebrew Supply
Signature service: Homebrew supplies
Staff Size: 2–10 people
Average Duration of Services: 30–60 minutes
Pro Tip: All the employees brew and make their own wine and mead
With a passion for beer that extends to becoming a BJCP certified beer judge and a student of beer courses at The Siebel Institute of Technology, Andy Moore joined the staff at Cap N Cork Homebrew Supply more than 10 years ago. Today, he owns and runs the business, giving him "the ability to talk about beer and wine all day long," which he cites as the part of his job he likes the most. He and his experienced employees put their customers' needs first, answering any questions they may have. These items can include the 34 types of beer kits that grace the shop, including IPAs, hefeweizens, stouts, and seasonal varieties. Also available are 150 wine kits including dry and sweet reds and whites, and a selection of different varietals of honey, including local honey, for mead-making.