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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 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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Weihenstephaner Festbier

This beer is the Weihenstephan brewery’s version of the beers served by the “Munich six” for Oktoberfest. As I mention elsewhere, amber märzens are not serves at Oktoberfest. Rather, the beer served are more of a Bavarian helles lager. Gold … Continue reading

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