brewery

Hard Cider

Yeast, air, carbon dioxide. All different chemical components in the process of hard apple cider making. In this segment, we take a behind the scenes look at how the Nine Pin Cidery in Albany, New York uses chemistry to brew cider.

The Science of Perfect Beer

Wonder how your favorite beer is made? Experts and amateur brewers alike use a combination of chemical and technological techniques to achieve their perfect beer.

Beer science

Brewing beer takes patience and scientific accuracy. From basements to brew pubs to the home of Budweiser in St. Louis, brewers are always tinkering with their recipes and cooking up new experiments. Reporter Ann Marie Berger takes us behind the scenes of the beer brewing industry in St. Louis, Missouri.