Distillation Operations

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
BDF
175
2
4
0
4
Prerequisite:

BDF 230, BDF 250

Corequisite:

None

This course covers the principles and production techniques involved in the distillation of grains, fruits and other carbohydrates associated with craft beverage distillation. Emphasis is placed on materials/processing, fermentation applications, distillation technology, sensory evaluation, quality control, engineering and craft distillery management. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of distillation operations/management and the impact of sanitation, fermentation, maturation and aging in the production of distillations.