Monthly Archives: January 2012

More Women in Homebrewing!!! That’s what I’m Talkin’ About!

Cheers! Increasing number of women involved in beer production  + Beer brewing and drinking has long been seen as a male-dominated affair. However, contrary to popular belief the 8,000 year old beverage has mainly involved women. And now ladies are … Continue reading

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These guys grow their own hops!!

Growing the perfect pint     Home brewing has long been a popular hobby for beer lovers for ages. Last year there was over one million American’s brewing beer at home, according to the American Homebrewers Association. Now some beer … Continue reading

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Room Temperature Glass

We have decided that we like room temperature glasses for beer tasting. If the glass is frosted  or even chilled,  it reduces the ability  to smell and taste. If the glass is room temperature, it allows the full aroma and … Continue reading

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A Nano in Chino! Another hit for the Inland Empire in SoCal, are we catching up with the Bay Area?

Suds shop opens Chino’s I & I Brewing latest brewery in I.E.   Chuck Foster and Eric Millspaugh, co-owners of I and I Brewery in Chino. I & I Brewing 14175 Telephone Ave., Unit J, Chino909-591-3915 Hours: 4 to 9 … Continue reading

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SoCal Inland Empire Nanos and Micros are growing!!!

Of special interest to BrewingReport.com, as this is our backyard. Support whichever of these guys are near you!!! INDUSTRY: Craft breweries on tap in Inland region The four managing partners of Craft Brewing Compny in Lake Elsinore are, pictured from … Continue reading

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Yuengling sales up 40%, AB down 7.7%… See, Brewers, people are paying attention to better beer!!!

Regular Photo Size Yuengling Now Largest US-Owned Brewery   POTTSVILLE, Pa. – D.G. Yuengling and Son, which proudly bills itself as America’s oldest brewery, has something new to brag about. The Pottsville company, whose sales surged last year when it … Continue reading

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What’s in a name? Funny respose to legal letter. Lighten up, people!

Best letter ever written to a Lawyer Now this may very well be one of the best responses to a legal threat we’ve ever seen. The backdrop: The San Antonio, Texas based Freetail Brewing Co. received a cease and desist … Continue reading

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Never underestimate the power of a homebrewer! Great story.

Purchase Image Falls City brewery owner David Easterling at the Falls City taproom on Barrett Ave. Dec. 14, 2011 / John Rott/The Courier-Journal Purchase Image Zoom When legal beer went on sale in 1933 after Prohibition, one Louisvillian didn’t wait … Continue reading

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“Real Ale” or AKA Cask Ale

Nice story on traditional cask ales….. Something’s Brewing — ‘Real ales’ Before going too far, we should look at just what real ale is. To start, it’s an English-style beer. Common styles are ESB (extra special bitter), bitter and special … Continue reading

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“Blokes Only”? Really Guys? Is it not 2012?

This is just stupid for anyone to want to exclude half the population from our hobby. Woman’s home brew comp ban sparks media and brewery frenzy.   Blokes only: Rachel Beer’s home brew is ineligible for a Queenstown home-brew contest … Continue reading

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Plan for fun

Are you ready for the weekend? Make it memorable. We are planning this weekend to have our Web designer, CalledtoLiberty.com over and some friends, to do some brewing and socializing, some planning, exchanging thoughts and ideas!! I’m excited. I’ll let … Continue reading

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Dallas Residents, Listen Up!!

Support these guys!! Peticolas Brewing Company now open in Dallas design district   Named for its mom-and-pop owners, lawyer Michael Peticolas and his wife Melissa. DALLAS — It’s another giant step for beer in Dallas: the opening of Peticolas Brewing Company, … Continue reading

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Russian River’s,” Pliny the Elder Double IPA”

Pliny the elder. Aroma of Grapefruit, Juniper. Hop assault of Simcoe Style Information Name: Gaius Plinius Secundus Recipe Type: Extract Category: IPA Grains & Extracts Name Amount Notes Ultralight Malt Extract 9 lbs After Steeping grain and the Cascade Hops … Continue reading

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BrewingReport.com made headline news in our local paper!

Our story was featured on the front page of our town’s newspaper, “The Apple Valley Review” today! It may not seem like a big deal to a lot of people, but to us, it is an honor! We hope you … Continue reading

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Beer for a great cause!!!

This is what the Brewing Community is all about! Kudos to these guys! Brewing beer for a good cause The Watch City Brewing Company in Waltham has announced they are brewing a beer to benefit the Jon Davies Children Fund, … Continue reading

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