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Getting back to the basics

It wasn’t long ago when we were talking about how much we were about to “ramp things up” and all the contests we were about to enter with our “dialed in recipes”. 650 more words


Grainfather Brew #2 - BrewUK Vanilla Porter

After the trials and tribulations involved with my first GrainFather Brew I couldn’t wait to get going with another brew to see if I could iron out the little issues I’d had with the first,  When I ordered the GrainFather I also ordered a Vanilla Porter recipe pack from… 729 more words

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Sunday = Brewday

Its getting warmer in Michigan which means the average daily temperature is above above 50 degrees Fahrenheit. Warm weather means it’s time to get brewing a beer that can be enjoyed on a hot summer day. 482 more words

Beer Making

The Slowdown and Timmy Time

I’ve noticed a couple of things here on WordPress, as far as beer blogging goes anyway.  Number one is that the number of views that my blog is getting is starting to slump noticeably.  578 more words

First GrainFather Brew Day

A deviation from my normal development posts to run through how my first GrainFather brew day went. After ordering from BrewUK at the start of February I’d been eagerly awaiting it landing on British shores for some time and when it arrived I couldn’t wait to get started. 1,316 more words

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Regalic Saison: Grain to Glass

I’ve been wanting to do a wine/beer hybrid for a while.  At first I thought about selecting a beer style and a wine varietal and directly blending wine into the finished beer to taste prior to packaging.  690 more words

Irish Red

Irish Red is a style that, for me, has somehow slipped through the cracks. I’ve never brewed one, and, honestly, I can’t even remember a time when I thought to myself, “man – I could really go for an Irish red right now”.   755 more words