Monthly Archives: January 2015

The Joys of Kegging – Part I: When I began kegging my homebrew.

I suppose when everyone starts homebrewing, they bottle their beer.  It is a kind of rite of passage – the collecting of two (or more) cases of bottles to save for bottling a five gallon batch of beer. I have … Continue reading

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Batch 115 – Čierna Mačka Schwarzbier

After my first, solo all-grain batch of beer, I began converting several of my previous extract & grain recipes to all-grain recipes.  I chose to focus on four previous batches of beer that would be the next likely batches to … Continue reading

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Batch 114 – Rauchbier

The beginning of an new era – I decided to put my all-grain brewing equipment that I assembled (here and here) through its paces for the first solo all-grain batch I made. I had given some thought as to what … Continue reading

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