Articles from November 2016


Which Brewery Cleaner is the Best?

Originally posted Nov 28, 2016 on The Mad Fermentationist | Michael had a bunch of 1-gallon jugs to clean so he put four different brewery cleaners to the test. See which one performs the best!

How to Make a Great Southern English Brown Ale

Originally posted on Nov 20, 2016 on Beer and Brewing | Souther English Brown can be a very tricky style due to almost extinct commercial offerings. Get the tips on how to brew a great version of it yourself!

DIY Stainless Hop Basket

Originally posted on Nov 25, 2016 on Homebrew Hedonist | Learn how to make your very own stainless steel  hop spider or hop basket to keep your hops separated from your wort.

Homebrewing Gear

Originally posted Nov 24, 2016 on Homebrew Academy | The Homebrew Academy folks have created a sub site solely dedicated to brewing gear. Be sure to bookmark it for up-to-date reviews!

How to Make a Great Helles

Originally posted Nov 13, 2016 on Beer and Brewing | Josh Weikert showers us with his style knowledge regarding Munich Helles style lager.

Exbeeriment: Carapils – Does it have an Effect?

Originally posted Nov 28, 2016 on Brulosophy | Ah, Carapils. So many brewer’s add a percentage to every beer for foam stability and/or body. Others cite just increase your mash temperature will result in the same thing. The Brulosophy team investigates if carapils makes a difference in a Citra Blonde Ale

Five Beers for Thanksgiving

Due to the fact that I am feeling under the weather and will be traveling for Thanksgiving holidays, I will not be posting article links this week. Please check back in next week for all the latest Homebrew related posts.   I wish a very greatful Thanksgiving and leave you with these five beers you […]

Norwegian Yeasts!

Originally posted Nov 15, 2016 on The Mad Fermentationist | Michael talks about some beers made with norwegian yeasts!

Controlling Gas Burners Part 2

Originally posted Nov 5, 2016 on Homebrew Talk | In the second part to this series John discusses how to wire the PID controller for, well, controlling the burners.