Beer history is usually a subject I avoid, because my view of beer history is not in line with the mainstream, romanticized views of brewing in the old days. But this is
Crooked River Brewing Co. was born in 1994. Located in the Flats, the brewery derives its name from the Mohawk word Cuyahoga, which translates to English as Crooked River. Brewer: Stephan Danckers
Funky Mead – Metheglin (5 gallons/19 L) OG = 1.069 FG = 1.002 SRM = 2 ABV = 9.2% Ingredients: 9 lbs. (4.1 kg) fresh raw orange blossom honey (or favorite variety)
As a brewer it is always exciting to find out that a process you are already practicing can be expanded and voilá, better beer. Such is the case with a hop back.
Joe came into the homebrew shop with a bottle of his latest creation. “Tell me what I did wrong,” he said, while pouring two small samples. The sharp, mouth-puckering astringency suggested some sort
It’s the Great Divide: classical vs. romantic, yin and yang, two radically different ways of looking at the world. Yep, we’re talking about science and art as they apply to beer making.
I remember very distinctly the first time I used a soda keg for storing my completed beer. I remember it well because it was one of the best homebrewing choices I have