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Good Crema Good Coffee

Brewing the Ethiopia coffee beans that I roasted a couple days ago. I can still smell the freshness as soon as I open the container. I put it in a grinder, then put it in my pre-heated portafilter. 41 more words


An update on hops and other things...

We have been so busy with the kids out of school and summer being around us that we have not had time to post. I wanted to share a little bit about some of the things we have been doing. 547 more words


Tasting impressions #57: Stout Porter

I brewed this beer last year and have already tasted it twice, here and here. Head is fluffy, huge, tan coloured and has big holes. 88 more words


Brew Day pt.2

The actual brew. “Man, I don’t want to screw this up” was all I could think as the water started to boil, but as soon as I started to steep the grains, my anxiety started wain. 317 more words



Troubles are brewing

Try hard not to stir the pot

Careful now, it’s hot!

By Sylvia Porter-Hall

Images: Free Google images


Grand Opening: MacLeod Ale Brewing Company

Last weekend was the grand opening for MacLeod Ale Brewing Co. in Van Nuys (San Fernando Valley). I was slacking a bit and didn’t want to carry my Canon around so I grabbed the wide angle adapter for my phone and snapped a few pics here and there. 169 more words

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Midnight Brett (Allagash Brewing Company)

Style: Dark Brett/Brett Stout

7.3% ABV

From: Portland, ME

Brewery’s Note: “Midnight Brett is chocolate brown in color, brewed with 2-Row, Midnight wheat, raw wheat and rye malt. 389 more words

Craft Beer

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