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Witbier, we meet again...

I still remember my first taste of Hoegaarden. It was in the Dutch town of Arnhem, in a little cafe that overlooked the town square. I was there with a group of British soldiers who I had taken across from the United Kingdom to do a historic tour of the battlefields associated with the 1944 airborne landings of Operation Market Garden. 825 more words

Beer

Spent grain pizza dough + cast iron = "Look Ma', no oven!"

A lot of us don’t have the luxury of a large oven in Korea.  In fact, many of us don’t even have ovens at all.  I have an electric oven but it fails to reach the intense heat necessary to get that great ‘spring’ from pizza dough.   326 more words

Brewing

Solaris Hefeweizen Tasting Notes

I’ve wanted to start doing tasting comparisons between my beers and commercial examples to help me figure out if I’ve hit the intended style and how they stack up to the big boys.  384 more words

Holiday Sabbatical

I hope everyone is in the full holiday swing right now and keeping the stress level to a minimum.  One of the main reasons I’ve ramped up my brewing so much over the last 3-4 months was because I wanted to have a varied inventory of beers ready for this most festive of seasons.  423 more words

winter weizen

I wanted to make a Weissbier for several reasons; firstly, I like it, secondly, I wanted to use it to test my new mash tun and finally, I wanted some for Christmas.  1,394 more words

All Grain

Winter ESB 2014

Time to iterate on my ESB in Oregon.  Based on evaluation of my last brew (which I have sitting in front of me now), I want to add/bump up the late addition hops and pitch an appropriate amount of yeast.   53 more words

Brews

Batch #3: Single malt, single hop IPA

We decided it was about time to make something quite a bit hoppier than our two previous beers, so we roamed the web for the best recipe. 292 more words

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