The Wiz weighs in on whether to rehydrate dry yeast and defuses a bottle explosion problem.
The Wiz floats an answer on troubleshooting to a reader asking about water and more.
Hops add a lot of good stuff to your beer. But they can also skunk your beer if it is handled improperly. Learn the science behind skunking and how to prevent it.
Controlling the temperature of your fermentations is one of the best ways to improve the quality of your beers; we’ll show you how — from low-tech tricks to high-tech equipment.
The basic idea in bottling is to move your beer from one big container (your fermenter) to numerous small containers (the bottles).
Bottle conditioning is key to emulating the authentic taste of Belgian ale. Here’s how to do it right.