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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


Schloß Wolfenstein Alte Hundchen Dunkel

I’ve found I tend to get excited about oddly specific (and admittedly sometimes just odd) things; not quite phases, more like a recurring orbit. Hard bop. 322 more words


Witbier Tasting

I decided to do a comparative tasting between my Witty Kitty Witbier and Cigar City’s Florida Cracker Belgian Style White Ale.  This is the Witty Kitty that was brewed just after Christmas and had that sulphur odor, probably due to lower than usual temperatures in the house during bottle conditioning and me jumping the gun and refrigerating a few after only one week of bottling.  225 more words

Gimmee Sim'coe APA Brew Day

This will be my last brew day on my old setup. It has treated me well for over two dozen batches. After mulitple batches and multiple awards it is time to pass it along to another upcoming brewer. 412 more words

Longing to lager

As a newbie to the art of brewing at home, it gets difficult to read about the different types of beer and methods for brewing and fermenting. 327 more words


Brewed: March 2015

Belgian Whit, all-grain

The Buffalo Pistachios took a pounding over 9 hours of brewing.

After a 3-hour swim clinic earlier in the day, Dave could barely lift the brew kettle by midnight. 6 more words

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