Date: July-August 2012

16 result(s).

Reading a Water Report for Beginners

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Brewing water can be pretty confusing, especially to a new homebrewer who is starting to brew all-grain batches. All you need to know in the beginning, however, is if six certain ions

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The Tri-Centennial DIPA

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The Tri-Centennial DIPA (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.096 FG = 1.021 IBU = 106 SRM = 11 ABV = 10.7% Ingredients 18 lbs. (8.17 kg) Maris Otter pale ale malt

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Matt Gauzza’s Imperial IPA

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Matt Gauzza’s Imperial IPA (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.084 FG = 1.020 IBU = 91 SRM = 9 ABV = 9.1% Ingredients 11 lbs. (5 kg) North American 2-row pale

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DIY Water Filter

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As homebrewers we strive for perfection in our brews. There is a lot going on to get that water flowing into your home and more that a homebrewer can do to control

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Fermentation Temperature Control

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Fermentation temperature is a critical brewing variable. Temperature directly influences the metabolic rate of the yeast and the rate of the biochemical reactions associated with fermentation. Fermentation temperature has a significant impact

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Homebrewing Cask Ales

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On a recent road trip through eastern Oregon, my wife and I finally got to visit a brewpub that has been on our list for a long time, Deschutes Brewing in Bend.

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Brewing Hoppy American-Style Beers

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During the past 20 years or so, there has been an obvious upward trend in modern American brewing culture when it comes to the creation and consumption of hoppy beers. Hoppy American-style

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Belgian Dark Strong Ale

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by the numbers OG:1.075–1.110 (18.2–25.9 °P) FG:1.010–1.024 (2.6–6.1 °P) SRM:12–22 IBU:20–35 ABV8–11% I used to hate judging the Belgian strong category in competitions. Long ago, so many of the beers were syrupy

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Final Gravity Woes & Hop Bursting: Mr. Wizard

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Q I am an all-grain brewer who cannot seem to hit my final gravity on any of my brews. I just finished a stout that should have gotten down to about 1.020

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Choosing the Right Yeast: Tips from Pros

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The great thing about being a homebrewer in this day and age is the wide array of ingredient choices, including yeast. but how do you actually choose the right strain? Three yeast

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Glacier BrewHouse’s Imperial Blonde Ale: Replicator

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Dear Replicator, I will be retiring as a Boeing 777 captain for a major package delivery company soon, and one fine establishment that was a regular stop for me was Glacier BrewHouse

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What is hopbursting?

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I must admit Matt that this is a method I have not heard of, until doing a little research to help me with an answer. The cool thing about homebrewing is that

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