These Are the Best Lager Beers In The World

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Lager is the most popular type of beer in the world. When most people think of beer, they think of a refreshing, fizzy yellow drink served ice cold – a pale lager. While pale and light lagers can be delicious, the world of lager beer has a lot more to offer. In the last few … Read more

Best Propane Burners For Homebrewing

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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 brewing 5, 10, or 20-gallon batches, propane quickly gets your wort to a nice, rolling boil. Out of all the propane burners on the market, we think the best burner for … Read more

How To Brew In A Bag

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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 day? Brewing in a bag may be what you’re looking for. Brew In A Bag (BIAB) is a simple, quick, and cost-effective method to brew amazing all-grain beer. Using very basic … Read more

Best Automated Brewing Systems

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Brewing your own beer can be a fun and rewarding experience. But it takes knowledge and patience to transform raw ingredients into delicious beer. What if there was a way to automate this process and make brewing beer less labor-intensive? There are a growing number of options on the market for automated brewing systems. We … Read more

What the Funk is a Foeder?

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Oak aged and sour beers are dominating craft beer bars, bottle shops, and beer trading markets. Beer has been fermented on wood for hundreds of years…so what’s with the recent boom? Breweries are pumping out massive volumes of oak fermented beer due in large part to the widespread use of foeders. With the demand for … Read more

Organic Beer: Sustainable from Grain to Glass

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Beer is made from malt, hops, yeast, and water… have you ever considered where these ingredients come from?  Most grain and hop farms use pesticides and toxic fertilizers. These can have a negative environmental impact. Because of this, organic farming practices have blown up in the last decade. Many brewers work to reduce their ecological … Read more