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Customer Appreciation Sale 2019: Saturday Jan 26th

Barley's just turned 6 years old and this year, we're stepping up our annual customer appreciation sale to include select kegs, pots and electric brewing systems! On Saturday January 26th, In-Store only (Sale not available online): As in previous years, enjoy a 25% discount on hops and grain.* *HOP PURCHASES WILL BE LIMITED TO 8 … Continue reading Customer Appreciation Sale 2019: Saturday Jan 26th

Grain Mill

Featured Item: Evil Twin Grain Mill

Save money on grain by purchasing in bulk! You'll just need your own grain mill. The Evil Twin 2-roller mill from the Vintage Shop is a great mill for the homebrewer and at an affordable price. (See in-store for bulk pricing on on grains). Check out the mill at

Malt Profile: Abbey Malt

Weyermann's Abbey Malt has a Lovibond range of 16 to 19. It's described as having a pronounced malty character with tones of honey and nuts. It has a sweet aroma, reminiscent of  freshly baked bread. With less intensity than Honey Malt and more aromatics than a Biscuit Malt, Abbey could be the solution to that … Continue reading Malt Profile: Abbey Malt

Didn’t we used to have a bike?

  Grain Mill: Level Up! Over the last 2 years, our pedal-powered grain mill has brought a lot of smiles to a lot of faces but now we're taking a technological leap forward for the sake of progress and efficiency. Goodbye, Graincycle. You will be missed. But this bad-ass motorized mill comes just in time … Continue reading Didn’t we used to have a bike?

Saturday Feb 21st: Customer Appreciation Sale

On Saturday February 21st, Barley's invites you to enjoy a 25% discount on hops and grain. Barley's Homebrewing Supplies has just celebrated it's second anniversary and we're having a sale to show our appreciation for the support we've received from the local homebrewing community! This is our second annual sale on hops and grain. Last … Continue reading Saturday Feb 21st: Customer Appreciation Sale

Barley’s Barley Club

Barley's Homebrewing Supplies Introduces the new Barley's Barley Club program. With the Barley Club, you can take advantage of bulk grain discounts without having to store sacks of grain at home and without needing your own mill. Here's how it works: You can pay, up front, for a full sack (25 kg) of base malt … Continue reading Barley’s Barley Club

Malt Profile: CARAFA Special II

So what's CARAFA Special II, other than "Now available at Barley's"? Allow me to explain. What's CARAFA?: CARAFA is a proprietary name that Weyermann, a German maltster, gives to their chocolate roasted malt. What makes it Special?: The CARAFA Special line is made from dehusked barley. This is also known as "debittered". By removing the … Continue reading Malt Profile: CARAFA Special II

Malt Profile: Golden Promise

Golden Promise from Thomas Fawcett and Sons LTD is a traditional pale malt with a Lovibond value of 2.3 to 3.0. It is Grown in Scotland and produces sweet, mellow wort. Golden promise is excellent for both brewing and distilling. With a sweet, clean flavour, it is the Scottish equivalent of Maris Otter and considered … Continue reading Malt Profile: Golden Promise