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Edition 34: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Edition 34: Friends of Warminster Maltings

At Last...Our Virtual Tour!Hey ho! We can, at last, invite you to have a virtual tour of our very traditional malting process. The short (6 minutes) film has now been uploaded and here is a link for you to see it. “Making Malt - This is how the process works”It seems...

Edition 33: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Edition 33: Friends of Warminster Maltings

20 Years, Not Out! Three weeks ago, on February 13th, I celebrated 20 years at Warminster Maltings. I well remember that afternoon in 2001, sat in my solicitor’s office in Southampton, waiting for the phone call from the vendor’s solicitors in Warminster, to tell me...

Edition 32: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Edition 32: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Happy New Year I want to begin by wishing you all a Very Happy, Healthy and Safe New Year. I have little to report, at least little positive news, and so instead, I would like to list Warminster Maltings’:- 10 New Years Resolutions We are in the process of creating,...

Edition 31: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Edition 31: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Lockdown 2 Our weekly order book is back into struggling mode again, while brewers fall back onto online sales. As one brewer advised me: ‘fireside’ consumption favours higher strength, and (unfortunately for us) less volume! If you have not already caught up with...

Edition 30: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Edition 30: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Shaking off those “Malt and Barley Blues” “Malt and Barley Blues” is the title of a song recorded by a pop band named McGuinness Flint, back in 1971. I am not sure if it charted or not, in my opinion it didn’t deserve to. It was nothing to do with making and selling...

Malt-stars News

Edition 34: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Edition 34: Friends of Warminster Maltings

At Last...Our Virtual Tour!Hey ho! We can, at last, invite you to have a virtual tour of our very traditional malting process. The short (6 minutes) film has now been uploaded and here is a link for you to see it. “Making Malt - This is how the process works”It seems...

Edition 33: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Edition 33: Friends of Warminster Maltings

20 Years, Not Out! Three weeks ago, on February 13th, I celebrated 20 years at Warminster Maltings. I well remember that afternoon in 2001, sat in my solicitor’s office in Southampton, waiting for the phone call from the vendor’s solicitors in Warminster, to tell me...

Edition 32: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Edition 32: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Happy New Year I want to begin by wishing you all a Very Happy, Healthy and Safe New Year. I have little to report, at least little positive news, and so instead, I would like to list Warminster Maltings’:- 10 New Years Resolutions We are in the process of creating,...

Edition 31: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Edition 31: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Lockdown 2 Our weekly order book is back into struggling mode again, while brewers fall back onto online sales. As one brewer advised me: ‘fireside’ consumption favours higher strength, and (unfortunately for us) less volume! If you have not already caught up with...

Edition 30: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Edition 30: Friends of Warminster Maltings

Shaking off those “Malt and Barley Blues” “Malt and Barley Blues” is the title of a song recorded by a pop band named McGuinness Flint, back in 1971. I am not sure if it charted or not, in my opinion it didn’t deserve to. It was nothing to do with making and selling...