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Well This Was A First.....

Something terrible happened.  Absolutely dreadful.  However, this bad thing occurred about two weeks ago, so I’ve climbed off the ledge since and have had a chance to gain some perspective. 475 more words

British Table Beer

Having brewed a lot of bright, hoppy, and sour beers lately, I needed something comfy and toasty but also sessionable enough to drink when it’s hot in the upcoming months. 592 more words



Hopurama is a very simple beer that is all about new hop verities. Over the winter I watched a Chop & Brew episode that was dedicated to all the newer hops that was emerged into the market. 416 more words


Gluten Free Chocolate Brown

This was a 3 gallon batch that I made for my fiancé who has a gluten intolerance. Initially I put this recipe together using Sorghum syrup as the base, but, when I got to the homebrew store one of the employees recommended a product by White Labs called Clari-ferm. 482 more words


What the Funk?

In a previous post, I showed the pellicles on a few sour beers I was working on.  It has now been over a year since that post and I’m finally drinking that beer.   365 more words


Hoptimus Prime (brew day)

I luckily had a MUCH smoother brew day on the second attempt with my new brew easy electric system. I was careful of another stuck mash and did 4 things to change my fate. 264 more words

Witty Kitty Witbier on a Special Holiday

As I write this, yesterday was National Homebrew Day (in America), and I celebrated by brewing one of my favorite beers, Witty Kitty Witbier.  This was batch #6 of 2015 and the third time I’ve brewed this recipe, first time at 5 gallons.  736 more words