Date: May-June 2008

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Old School Dunkel

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European Dark Lager
All Grain, Extract Only, Extract with Grains

Blow off the kräusen?

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  This is a classic question about brewing technique. Allow me to give a little background on the technique of fermenter skimming used by some traditional brewers using open fermentation tanks. Traditional,

Bottle Colors

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  Thanks for the great comment with respect to my answer about hops and skunkiness, Jake. I have spent several hours reading and have gained a new appreciation for glass and the

Build a Hop Drying Oast

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Sure, you could dry your homegrown hops on an old screen, but wouldn’t you rather build your own oast?

Understanding the Science behind Beer Foam

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Beer foam: it’s more than just a layer at the top of your glass. Explore the science of the suds.

Processing Homegrown Hops

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There’s more to growing your own hops than picking the cones from the bines. Get some advice for harvesting, drying and storing your homegrown harvest.

Munich Dunkel

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Let’s get old school and go back to a time when people used pencil and paper, rotary phones and brewed Munich dunkel.

Evaluating Hops: Tips from the Pros

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Larry Sidor (Deschutes), Mitch Steele (Stone) and Dr. Val Peacock (Anheuser-Busch) all agree that the best way to evaluate hops isn’t scientific — the nose knows.

Increasing Your Extract Efficiency

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Are you getting all you can get out of your malt? With malt prices on the rise, you may be wondering about this. Discover ways to get a better yield without sacrificing wort quality or expanding a brewday.

Olive Oil Aeration

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Olive oil and beer: Two great things that go great together? A new technique that’s gaining respect among professional brewers may pave the way to preventing oxidation down the road.

Making Malt Extract

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Malt extract is in everything from pretzels to breakfast cereals to, well, beer. But how is it made, and where did it come from? Learn about its history and creation and what it means for your brewing.


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