Batch Sparging

Batch Sparging

Whether you’ve been home-brewing for a while or you’ve just picked it up as a new hobby, you’ve probably noticed that brewing terms tend to take simple processes and make them sound complicated. Batch sparging may sound sophisticated, but there’s no need to feel intimidated. Let’s go over what it is and how you can … Read more

How To Make Alcoholic Ginger Beer

How To Make Alcoholic Ginger Beer

So you’ve got a taste for home brewing your beer, and now you want to take a crack at learning how to make an alcoholic version of ginger beer. Cue the drool because it’s so yummy! The best thing about making your own ginger beer isn’t just the taste; it’s actually really good for your … Read more

How To Nitrogenate Beer

How To Nitrogenate Beer

The craft beer industry continues to rise in popularity, with nearly unlimited options to explore for your next favorite ale, porter, or IPA.  Almost every major city in the United States supports a robust craft beer culture, with taprooms, microbreweries, brewpubs, and regional breweries growing by 500% from 2010 to 2020. Craft beers are also … Read more

How To Brew Non-Alcoholic Beer

How To Brew Non Alcoholic Beer

Ever wish you could have a few drinks without getting completely inebriated? I think we’ve all been there. And if you’re a do-it-yourselfer like me, you’re interested in how to brew non-alcoholic beer from the comfort of your home. NA (non-alcoholic) beer has become more popular in recent years as many are pledging sobriety. However, … Read more

Brewing With Honey: Sweeten Your Batch Of Beer

Brewing With Honey

Peanut butter honey blonde, orange honey ale, honey spice wheat beer—A honey beer is hard to deny, regardless of the season. But, brewing a batch of beer with honey carries far more benefits than its intrigue.  Honey can increase alcoholic content, lighten beer body, sweeten harsh flavors, improve bottle condition, and much more. Let’s take … Read more

How To Infuse Beer With Helium

How To Infuse Beer With Helium

What if drinking a cold beer could offer more pleasure? Wouldn’t it be funny if, as you enjoyed your beer, you noticed your voice starting to get higher and higher like a cartoon chipmunk? That was the idea behind some videos that came out a while ago for helium beer.  These beers would cause your … Read more

How To Make Hard Root Beer At Home

How To Make Hard Root Beer

A glass of crisp and cold root beer can be a tasty and refreshing treat any day of the week. Cracking open a glass bottle of this beloved soft drink, made famous by commercial root beer brands like Barq’s and A&W, is a quintessential childhood memory for many Americans. An American Classic… When I was … Read more

Malt Liquor vs. Beer

Malt Liquor vs. Beer

If you’ve ever picked up a 40 oz. of malt liquor from the store, then you might have wondered to yourself, “what’s the difference between this and beer?” Sure, the bottles are typically bigger, and malt liquor is usually cheaper, but why?  Price isn’t its only attractive feature. Many people prefer malt liquor due to … Read more

Christmas Ale Recipe

Christmas Ale Recipe

What’s your favorite part of a Christmas ale? Is it the spicy flavors and aromas? The high alcohol content? For me, my favorite part is how I don’t have to wait until winter to brew it! I’ve got a Christmas ale recipe you’re sure to love. It’s delicious, authentic, and easy to make. Are you … Read more