Monthly Archives: August 2013

Run of the Mill Pale

We were surprised at the apparent sugar content in the dried mango. Continue reading

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SMH !!

Beer Drone: Unmanned Plane Delivers Drinks For South African Concert Goers Instead of dropping missiles on villages in the Middle East, what if drone technology was used for something a little more fun? What if they were used to deliver … Continue reading

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Great Story From A Brewing Pioneer….

Ken Grossman: How He Built Sierra Nevada One Beer At A Time Ken Grossman He began brewing five-gallon batches of beer on his own and soon became a proficient homebrewer. In 1976, Ken opened his own store, The Home Brew … Continue reading

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Imagine That!!

Sorry lite beer: Some getting ‘tired of the taste’ These are heavy days for light beer makers. Bad spring weather and a sluggish economy have been cited by brewers such as Anheuser-Busch and MillerCoors as reasons for the recent poor … Continue reading

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Sorry, It’s Not Craft….

Blue Moon to beer snobs: Show some respect Blue Moon beer, owned by MillerCoors, has grabbed what equals 15 percent of the U.S. craft market. MillerCoors has a message for beer snobs: Blue Moon is an authentic craft brew. So … Continue reading

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More women learning to brew beer at home

(Scott Sommerdorf | The Salt Lake Tribune) Emily Park is a member of the “Hop Bombshells” who are entering beer in the Beehive Brew-Off, August 4th. She is bottling a Hibiscus Black Pepper Saison she brewed at her home in … Continue reading

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Berlinerweiss!!

 Spotlight on Berliner weisse On a hot summer day you don’t want a heavy beer that fills you up and makes you feel sluggish. No, a hot summer day is meant for a beer that quenches your thirst, one that … Continue reading

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Austin Homebrew supply’s,”The Abyss”

4 1/4 Lbs of Grain Backstrap Molasses Full Boil A Licorice Stick is broken into sections And added to the boil Very dark and aeromatic Wort!  08-03-2013 We were aiming for 1.100, but we over-achieved and got 1.110 !!   … Continue reading

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Drink your cucumbers?

Beer Man: Nothing magical about putting cucumbers in beer Magic Hat Brewing Co., South Burlington, Vt. www.magichat.net 4.2 percent ABV Vegetables and beer are one of those combinations that just don’t seem to mesh well. Fruit has a distinct advantage … Continue reading

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Aug. 1 is a day to celebrate India Pale Ale

Aug. 1 is one of those strange pseudo-holidays, but one close to the hearts of beer aficionados and brewers across the country – especially in New Hampshire. Today is National IPA Day. Granite Staters know a thing or two about … Continue reading

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