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7 Great Group Projects

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Being a member of a homebrew club has many benefits — learning about new techniques, methods, and new ingredients from other members; tasting a wider array of homebrews than you could singularly

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Enter the 23rd Annual BYO Label Contest

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Enter your best homebrew labels into BYO’s 23rd Annual Label Contest and compete for a share of thousands of dollars of great brewing prizes from our sponsors! The entry deadline is April


Hoppy Charts

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So how do you choose the right hops for your beer? With such a wide range of flavor and aroma characteristics, Brew Your Own’s online chart can serve as a helpful guide

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2017 Backyard Hop Directory

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GROW YOUR OWN HOPS! Order your hop rhizomes, plants or hop bine supplies today from the following suppliers for your own annual supply of homegrown hops. Adventures in Homebrewing Visit one of


2017 Homebrewer’s Holiday Gift Guide

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This Holiday Season give the gift of beer! Check out all the great beer gear in the following section for some great gift ideas for friends & family or make your own


Two IPA Recipes

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Groom Lake IPA (5 gallons/19 L, extract with grains) OG = 1.056 FG = 1.014 IBU = 51 SRM = 9 ABV = 5.4% Here’s an American IPA especially formulated by top

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Offbeat Homebrew Recipes

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At BYO, we devote a lot of space to classic beer styles. (Our Style Profile column, for example, covers a classic beer style every issue.) However, we’ve also been known to push

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Fermentation

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What’s the simplest way to improve your homebrew? Well, for most homebrewers, it’s running a good fermentation. One of the biggest factors in this is pitching an adequate amount of yeast. Pitching

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Boiling & Cooling

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Homebrewers employ a variety of equipment to boil their worts, ranging from pots on a kitchen stovetop to modified commercial kegs heated by propane burners. Most homebrew setups involve a “simple” kettle

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Bottling & Kegging

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There are two popular options when it comes to packaging homebrew — bottling and kegging. For many, choosing between the two is a classic case of time vs. money. Bottling is fairly


T90 VS. T45 Hop Pellets, Light Struck Beer: Mr. Wizard

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Q The effect of light on wort and beer I recently noticed that hop pellets are described as either T90 or T45. What do these values mean? What are the pros and

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So You Want to Go Pro?

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Here at the American Brewers Guild, the professional brewing school in Middlebury, Vermont, where I am an instructor, we train professional brewers. We meet people from all walks of life and with

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