Category Archives: Homebrewing

Posts in this category will be about homebrewing – beers, equipment,etc.

Batch 158 – Scottish 60/- Light

In keeping with a break from making lagers and delving into some British styles, I followed up on the Best Bitter with a 60 Shilling Scottish Ale.  This beer was taken directly from the recipe on page 56 of the … Continue reading

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Batch 157 – Best Bitter

I have been making lots of various lager beers since I started all-grain brewing regularly back in September 2014.  A lot of the lagers I make are based on German lager styles (or hybrid styles).  I haven’t made any Belgian … Continue reading

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Batch 156 – Kellerbier

It had been three years since I last made my Kellerbier.  I thought that it was time to make it again as a somewhat quick turnaround beer to follow the most recent batch of Kcölsh.  It wouldn’t require much lagering, … Continue reading

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Batch 155 – Konfrontational Kölsch (all grain)

Having the Rauchbier through primary fermentation, it was time to get its successor beer made.  What would be perfect to have ready over the summer?  My Konfrontational Kölsch! I made a slight adjustment to my recipe since I found that … Continue reading

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Batch 154 – Rauchbier (all-grain)

I had purchased the ingredients at the local homebrew store, intending to brew this batch of Rauchbier over Thanksgiving weekend in 2018.  Lots of interruptions intruded and the batch was delayed for six months.  Plans to have a nice, smoked … Continue reading

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Batch 153 – Hefeweizen – All Grain

I brewed another batch of Hefeweizen on September 1, 2018 to tide me over until the Festbier, Oktoberfest, and Tmavý Ležák would be ready in October. The ingredients were purchased from Atlantic Brew Supply and included: 5.0 pounds of Pilsner … Continue reading

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Batch 152 – Tmavý Ležák (Czech Dark Lager) – All Grain

This was my second attempt at making a Czech Dark lager, with things going much more smoothly than the first time. Because of the great experience I had with Atlantic Homebrew Supply when I ordered the ingredients for the Festbier, … Continue reading

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