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In-Store Homebrewing and Winemaking Events Calendar

Upcoming Classes


Class size is limited!

Call 952-562-5300 ext 1060 or visit our new Events Page to register and reserve your seat!

All classes are FREE unless otherwise stated.


  • Intro To Brewing

  • Sunday, July 17, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m. Sign up for 7/17
  • Learn the step-by step process to make great beer at home from our own Midwest Extract Kits. One of our knowledgeable brewers will walk you through the entire process from the boil to bottling, while explaining what each ingredient does and how it affects the beer. This class will be a big help to you if you're just getting started, are considering this as a gift, or have made a few batches.

  • All-grain Brewing

  • Saturday, July 2, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m. Sign up for 7/2
  • Bring the process and creations of the professional breweries to your garage.  This class will demonstrate a single infusion all-grain batch and cover topics, equipment, and techniques relevant to all-grain brewing. Questions encouraged.

  • Intro To Winemaking

  • Sunday, June 26, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m. Sign up for 6/26
    Saturday, July 16, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m. Sign up for 7/16
  • Learn to make wine from varietal concentrates from all over the world. You can learn to make excellent wines at home for a fraction of the cost of buying them. One of our wine makers will walk you through the entire wine making process so you can see how easy it really is. You'll have the opportunity to taste several wines made from these concentrates, to see demonstrations and ask questions about your next steps for the Italian and Californian Juice.

  • Intro to Kegging & Keezer Building

  • Sunday, July 10, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m. Sign up for 7/10
  • Tired of bottling your beer? Stop in for the Intro to Kegging class to learn the basics of kegging your beer at home. We will explain the "ins" and "outs" of kegging and force carbonating your beer, as well as sodas, sparkling water, hard ciders and even wine!


  • Cheese Making

  • Saturday, June 25, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m. Sign up for 6/25
    Saturday, July 23, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m. Sign up for 7/23
  • We will get you started on making cheese at home by showing you a variety of techniques including cutting the curd, separating the curds and whey, using a cheese press and waxing hard cheese, We will talk about various types of cheese, how to use the right milk for the project, explain what the rennet and cultures do to help in cheese making, talk about temperature control and aging. All of these components have an impact on the final cheese product. There will be a variety of cheese samples for you to try and a few wine pairings (from Midwest Supplies wines) to wash it all down. Join us for this very informative class on cheese making. 

  • Wine From Fruit

  • Sunday, July 24, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m. Sign up for 7/24
  • Learn the tricks to making great fruit wines from your backyard harvest. Our experts will walk you through all the steps to make a great batch of wine from fruit preparation through bottling. We'll answer your questions and help you get started on making great wines. You will have the opportunity to taste a few fruit wines.

  • Brew in a Bag

  • Sunday, July 3, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m. Sign up for 7/3
  • Learn the step-by step process to make great beer at home from our own Midwest Extract Kits. One of our knowledgeable brewers will walk you through the entire process from the boil to bottling, while explaining what each ingredient does and how it affects the beer. This class will be a big help to you if you're just getting started, are considering this as a gift, or have made a few batches.

  • Iron Brewer

  • Saturday, 07/09/2016 (All Day in the Parking Lot)
  • Come brew with us in the Midwest Supplies parking lot as we celebrate Big Brew Day!

  • Iron Brewer Tasting

  • Sunday, 07/03/2016 (All Day In Store)
  • Come taste Iron Brewer beers with us in the Midwest Supplies Store!