Monthly Archives: February 2012

“White” or “Baltic” IPAs? IPAs with wheat? Maybe…

 Brewers create pale ales with a twist BLACK IPAs are so 2011. Last year’s hot new style, which exploded in popularity before beer gurus could even settle on a proper name (Cascadian Dark Ale? American Black Ale?), is already getting … Continue reading

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C’mon Mississippi, more dumb laws? Lost Trade $, Tax $, Tourism $, Jobs, Industry…..

Change to beer law sought   JACKSON — Lawmakers and grassroots organizers who have unsuccessfully pushed for legislation to modernize Mississippi’s beer and brewing laws are optimistic their efforts stand a better chance of paying off this session. As he … Continue reading

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More Ridiculous Laws in the way of Creativity and Jobs at Redhook

Brewery officials say N.H. regulations hinder growth Official says some laws ‘just silly’ Redhook President of Commercial Operations Andy Thomas explains some of the history behind the company during a presentation to state legislators on Saturday. PORTSMOUTH — While the … Continue reading

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Nice Concise article on Bottling!!

Homebrewing February 8th, 2012 Bottling For many, the bottling process is not something homebrewers look forward to. While I may not go as far as a recent Zymurgy article and call it “The Joy of Bottling”, I do not think … Continue reading

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Women are Brewing too

Although men dominate the brewing industry, history tells us that brewing was traditionally a woman’s job. Today, women are slowly returning to brewing and making significant strides (not to mention good beer) in the process.

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The Brewing Network’s”Nate’s Dankness IPA”

  Nate’s Dankness Style Information Name: Nate's Dankness Recipe Type: Extract Category: IPA Type: Ale   Color: 7 – 8 Grains & Extracts Name Amount Notes Liquid Pilsner 8 lb Hops Name Amount Alpha Acid % AAU Time Notes Apollo … Continue reading

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Another Small Brewery Doing Well! Very Nice!!

Mayflower Brewing Company Expands in Tough Times President Franklin Roosevelt let the taps flow in 1933 hoping to grow industry and create jobs. In 2012, Mayflower Brewing Company is creating jobs as it expands.       During the height … Continue reading

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Small Vermont Brewery owned by a Vet! Support these Guys!!

Ales in Service Side Dishes: Veteran-owned brewery to open in St. Albans 14th Star Brewing Co. During his last tour in Afghanistan, 16-year Army veteran Steve Gagner began wondering what he would do in retirement. It slowly dawned on him: … Continue reading

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Another ridiculous Anti-Homebrew Law Bites the Dust! Way to go Joisy!!

Home brewers of wine and beer hardly notice repeal of New Jersey permit law Tap-It Homebrew Supply Owner Shawn Grigus places an 8-gallon brew kettle with ball valve on display at his Egg Harbor City store. Saturday, February 4, 2012 … Continue reading

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Homebrewers turned pro, great story. Cheers Guys!!

Friends turn brewing hobby into startup beer firm Carbondale beer makers, 3 Guys and a Beer’d Brewing Company pose with part of their production. Clockwise from center are Jon Bronson, Matt Zuk, Johnny “The Beard” Waering and Dave Oakley. There … Continue reading

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Old West Supply’s,”Firecracker Pale Ale”

Chilis 24 hours into fermentation Style Information Recipe Type: Extract Category: Pale Ale Type: Ale   OG: 1.050 – 1.055 FG: 1.010 – 1.013 Grains & Extracts Name Amount Notes Torrified Wheat 1 lb Torrified Wheat has been heat treated … Continue reading

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Northern Brewer’s “115th Dream Hopbursted Imperial IPA”

One & Done Style Information Name: ONE & DONE Recipe Type: Extract Category: Imperial IPA Type: Ale   FG: 1.020 – 1.022 Bitternes: 100 – 120 Grains & Extracts Name Amount Notes Amber Malt Syrup 6 lbs Boil for 60 … Continue reading

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C’mon Florida, change this stupid law that gets in the way of Craft Brewing Economics!!

Size matters: Craft brewers challenge Florida’s beer container laws Mitch Rubin, a lobbyist for the Florida Beer Wholesalers Association, talking about Florida law, which allows brewers, like Tampa Bay Brewing Co., to sell only 32-ounce and gallon growlers, but not … Continue reading

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74 Handles? Is there a direct flight to Ft. Collins?

Tap n Handle drafts plan to serve new brews, menu. On Tuesday afternoon, while wearing a New Belgium Brewing Co. baseball cap, Jeff Willis put a new Odell Brewing Co. sign above his 74-tap bar. Willis’ new beer bar, called … Continue reading

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Wilmington, NC brewers, get in there! How Cool to sell your Beer at Front Street!!

Front Street Brewery now accepting entries for competition Wednesday, February 1, 2012 9:36 PM EST WILMINGTON, NC  – Home brewing has become popular among Wilmington beer enthusiasts lately, and now, locals are getting a chance to have their homemade brews … Continue reading

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