Category Archives: Fest Bier

Batch 132: Festbier (all-grain)

In preparation for a small Oktoberfest gathering, I embarked on the annual preparation of the Oktoberfest beer.  The first up was the Festbier, which I had previously made as an all-grain batch, and twice as extract and grain batches. The … Continue reading

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Batch 121 – Festbier (All-grain)

As I have probably mentioned elsewhere, we used to have two parties a year when we would pull out all stops with food and beer:  St Patrick’s Day and Oktoberfest.  We would entertain anywhere from 40 – 60 adults in … Continue reading

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Batch 102 – Fest Bier

I have a little catching up to do.  When the weather warms up, I turn my attention to getting the yard and the garden squared away.  I built two retaining walls for garden beds on the garage side of the … Continue reading

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Batch 91: Festbier

OK.  I’m a little bit out of order with the batches I have posted at.  I brewed this before either the Dampfbier or the Hefeweizen.  I let it lager longest and kegged and tapped it last, so that’s the reason … Continue reading

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