Commercial Brewing Equipment

Commercial Brewing Scales

Microbreweries are classified as breweries that produce less than 15,000 Barrels (BBLs) per year. Almost 95% of the breweries in the US are microbreweries. Batches are usually 15-25 Barrels.

Brewpubs are restaurants that have microbreweries on-site. These restaurants usually excel at pairing food and beer together. To be classified as a brewpub, at least 25% of beer sold must be through the company's restaurant(s). About 50% of microbreweries in the US are sub-classified as brewpubs. Their batches are usually 5-10 Barrels.

Craft breweries are classified as brewing companies that produce more than 15,000 Barrels (BBLs) per year. About 6% of the brewing companies in the US produce enough beer to be considered Craft. These companies may hold more than one brewery location. Batches are usually 300-500 Barrels.

Macrobreweries brew millions of barrels (BBLs) per year. They constitute only 4-5 brewing companies in the USA, and hold multiple brewery locations. They brew large batches, and may use continuous fermentation processes.

Commercial Brewhouse Stage Equipment

Grain Mill

Mash Tun

Lauter Tun

Hot Liquor Tank

Kettle

Whirlpool

Heat Exchanger

Commercial Cellaring Stage Equipment

Fermentation Tank

Conditioning Tank

Filter

Commercial Packaging Stage Equipment

Bottling Systems

Canning Systems

Kegging Systems

Cask Filling Systems

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