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Tavour Review

Beer clubs are great. Receiving monthly deliveries of fantastic craft beer is a modern day pleasure, with a hint of luxury. Many beer subscription…

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Best Stir Plates for Homebrewing

All healthy fermentations start with healthy yeast. To give your beer the best chance of fully fermenting with no off-flavors, you need to pay…

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Small Batch Brewing: Micro-Homebrew

Homebrewing can be a bit of an investment. Making good beer requires time, money, space, and effort. There are many ways to brew great…

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Hop Extract: Loads of Lupulin

Hops give beer its bitterness along with its distinctive floral, herbal, and fruity flavors. As an agricultural product, hops vary crop to crop and…

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Fun with First Wort Hopping

First wort hopping was lost for decades, before being rediscovered in 1995. It’s a simple technique to try out and could have major benefits….

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These Are The Best IPAs You Can Buy

Distinctive and assertive, IPA is emblematic of the modern beer revolution. These hopped up ales reign supreme in craft brewing. India Pale Ale has…

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Hop Heads Beer Club Review

Hoppy beers are dominating the craft-beer market place. Almost every brewery makes at least a couple of IPAs or hoppy pale ales. Hop-forward beers…

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Rare Beer Club Review

Subscription services are hugely popular in all consumer domains. Food, drink, pets, DIY – you name it – people love receiving packages at home….

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How To Brew Incredible Extract Beer

Brewing beer is where art meets science. Creativity mixed with process and chemistry help transform hops and barley into delicious beer. Many creative beer…

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The Best Grain Mills for Homebrewing

Choosing the right grain mill is an important decision for a homebrewer. Mills can be expensive but they’re a crucial investment to ensure consistent…

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All Grain Brewing From A To Z

All grain brewing is a rewarding experience. Transforming raw materials into delicious beer is a skill, test of patience, and an admirable hobby. If…

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Best Propane Burners For Homebrewing

Propane has been the fuel of choice for homebrewers for decades. Efficient and inexpensive, propane’s power and flexibility make brewing a breeze. Whether you’re…

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How To Brew In A Bag

Are you looking to make the switch from extract to all grain homebrewing? Or are you an all-grain brewer looking to simplify your brew…

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Best Automated Brewing Systems

Brewing your own beer can be a fun and rewarding experience. But it takes knowledge and patience to transform raw ingredients into delicious beer….

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What the Funk is a Foeder?

Oak aged and sour beers are dominating craft beer bars, bottle shops, and beer trading markets. Beer has been fermented on wood for hundreds…

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What is a yeast starter?

If you are a homebrewer, you have at least heard of yeast starters. You are probably even thinking that you want to make one…

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Brett Trois Riverwards IPA Tasting

As if 100% Brett fermented beers weren’t already misunderstood enough it turns out WLP644 Brettanomyces Bruxellensis Trois is actually Saccharomyces and not a strain…

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PhiLambic Solera: Brew Day

With my Solera Plan in place I prepped for the brew day, normally I will crush my grains a day in advance but I…

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PhiLambic Solera: Planning Stages

Ever since reading the Sour Solera Barrel post by Michael Tonsmeire, I have wanted to start my own project just like it. I kicked…