Beer Fermentation Temperature & Process

The fermentation process is such a complicated biochemical process it would put Bill Nye The Science Guy to sleep. At least that’s what it’s cooked up to be from anything I’ve read, but it really is simple and I’m about to prove it. The fermentation process involves three simple phases. The success of these phases…

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Secret Hops Popularized Das Boot Beer

Hacker Festzelt Himmel Der Bayern Brews one of the greatest bier in ze world. I’m not kidding, I still remember The Hacker Marquee – Great Heaven Of Bavaria for their beer over 12 years ago. You can check out their website at www.hacker-festzelt.de I have yet to figure out why they changed the name from…

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Common Home Brew Oopsies To Avoid Like The Plague

Ye Olde Art of screwing up lives with us modern day brewmasters. What was it today… a boilover? fermentation found its way to that village some colleagues refer to as “Stuckville”? Oh my, oh my, when will we learn to learn from other’s mistakes? Reason why I’m passionate about writing this weblog (AKA The Blog)…

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Clone Your Favorite Helles, Weizens And Other Beers

So you went to this awesome brewery and tried a beer with some hop-monk-ale type of name and you want to have it again and again, but the brewery happens to be thousands of miles away from home and you can’t buy the beer at your local stores… what a shame. Well, don’t lose hope…

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Bottling And Capping Your Home Brewed Beer

Learn Proven Methods To Master Beer Brewing In The Fastest Time Possible Here… Suppose you didn’t plan ahead and didn’t have bottles to bottle your beer until the night before bottling day. Well if you are like me, you’ll probably be drunk as a sailor on bottling day, and although I don’t condone that type…

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Pitching The Yeast For Beer Fermentation

Watch The Next Video Here: Bottling And Capping Your Beer Not to sound cliche or anything, but things are hopping and you shouldn’t go long before pitching the yeast. You also don’t want to pitch the yeast if the wort hasn’t cooled. The problem with waiting too long before pitching the yeast is that you’ll…

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How To Prepare Your Wort To Brew Beer

Watch The Next Video Here: Pitch Your Yeast Wort stands for unfermented beer, and creating it is nothing more than adding a couple ingredients to the water we’ve already boiled and steeped the grains in. This is really where exceptional award-winning beer starts to separate from others. After you steep your grains, you’ll add your…

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How To Steep Your Grains When Brewing Beer

Watch the next video here: How To Prepare Your Wort Suppose you were asked to brew a cup of tea. Boil the water, add the tea packet, wait a few minutes… presto! Done. Easy enough? Well steeping your grains is about the same. Trouble will only come if you are OCD like me and lose…

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Cleaning And Sanitizing Home Brew Equipment

“Below Is Your First Home Brewing Video….”   You can view the next video here: How To Steep The Grains In real estate you hear the words “location, location, location”. In brewland, the happiest place on earth, you’ll hear “sanitize, sanitize, sanitize”. Before you decide to do anything, including opening up a cold one while…

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Home Brew Equipment Checklist

Time to roll up your sleeves and get stuff ready to brew beer. Here’s a checklist of the stuff you’ll need and what to watch out for so you don’t spend more money than you need… Cleaner And Sanitizer – Depending on the equipment you use this may vary a little, but regular household bleach…

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