Category Archives: The Briess Beat

Maltster retires after 45 years of dedication

In the summer of ’69. Jim Schwarz was an eager, high school sophomore who took his first summer job at the Chilton Malthouse. “I was the youngest guy there, by seventeen years, at least, which meant I was the rookie who got to carry all the bags,” Jim remembers. He came back the following … [More]

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Briess employee field trip to Central Waters

On Thursday, April 20, we loaded up a bus of 30 Briess employees and headed to Central Waters Brewing Company in Amherst, WI, for the premiere showing of Wisconsin Foodie’s episode of Briess and Central Waters. … [More]

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Second Annual Northeast Wisconsin Open Homebrew Competition

In March, Briess partnered with a local brewery in Neenah, WI, Lion’s Tail Brewing Co., for their second annual Northeast Wisconsin Open Homebrew Competition (NWOHC). Owner and Head Brewer, Alex … [More]

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Welcome back David Richter

It is with great pleasure that I welcome back David Richter to the Briess Family as Technical Marketing Manager for the Brew Division. David originally joined Briess in 2006 as the Division Manager for Brew West and spent ten years with us.

David has logged over 20 years of experience in … [More]

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Central Waters, Briess featured on WI Public TV

On Thursday, April 20th at 7:30 PM Wisconsin PBS will air their latest episode of Wisconsin Foodie, featuring Central Waters Brewing Co. and Briess. In late 2016, we had the pleasure of … [More]

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