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For anyone operating a vineyard, large or small, refractometers are an invaluable tool. They help...
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Leigh Erwin: Stuck Fermentation?
Hello everyone! You’re probably all getting sick of me talking about my mead at this point, but I suppose the whole point of this diary is to take you through both the good and the bad times of...
New Stainless Steel Brew Kettle? Don’t Brew Just Yet!
You’ve just purchased a new brew kettle for homebrewing and can’t wait to fire it up. But brewing right away with that new kettle may cause some issues with your beer. Before you make the first...
Who Else Wants This Pumpkin Wine Recipe?
I cannot find anything on how to make pumpkin wine. Can it even be done? If it can how do I find out how to make it? Bryant T. — KS ----- Hello Bryant, Yes, it is pumpkin time and time for using...
Detecting and Fixing Leaks in Your Homebrew Keg System
While kegging your homebrew may be less time consuming that bottling, it offers its own set of challenges. In particular, it’s important to know how to locate and detect gas leaks in your homebrew keg...
A Simple Guide To Adding Wine Making Ingredients
How do you add the yeast and yeast nutrients to the wine juice? Do you pour it on top and leave it be or do you mix/stir it in? This is for the primary fermentation. Daniel — CA ----- Hello...
New Stainless Steel Brew Kettle? Don’t Brew Just Yet!
You’ve just purchased a new brew kettle for homebrewing and can’t wait to fire it up. But brewing right away with that new kettle may cause some issues with your beer. Before you make the first...
Detecting and Fixing Leaks in Your Homebrew Keg System
While kegging your homebrew may be less time consuming that bottling, it offers its own set of challenges. In particular, it’s important to know how to locate and detect gas leaks in your homebrew keg...
Homebrew Experiment: How Does Gypsum Affect Beer Flavor?
I recently dove head on into the world of water amendments. I’ve always made changes to my water to control mash pH, but I decided it was time to look at water from a historical/regional...
Rye Porter Beer Recipe (All-Grain)
Sometimes it’s fun to brew outside of the BJCP style guidelines and to combine different beer styles to make something new and different – a hybrid beer style if you will. Today’s all-grain,...
Learn Hop Aroma Profiles with This Easy Experiment
Our friend Bryan Roth recently shared some of the reasons that experimenting is a good homebrewing habit. In that pioneering spirit, here’s an experiment that will help you learn about how different...
Leigh Erwin: Stuck Fermentation?
Hello everyone! You’re probably all getting sick of me talking about my mead at this point, but I suppose the whole point of this diary is to take you through both the good and the bad times of...
Who Else Wants This Pumpkin Wine Recipe?
I cannot find anything on how to make pumpkin wine. Can it even be done? If it can how do I find out how to make it? Bryant T. — KS ----- Hello Bryant, Yes, it is pumpkin time and time for using...
A Simple Guide To Adding Wine Making Ingredients
How do you add the yeast and yeast nutrients to the wine juice? Do you pour it on top and leave it be or do you mix/stir it in? This is for the primary fermentation. Daniel — CA ----- Hello...
Help! There's Mold Growing In My Airlocks!
I am making several batches of wine and every one of them has formed a ring of black mold growing at the top of the airlock. I use cleanser water in the airlock assuming it will kill anything it comes...
Leigh Erwin: Racking Mead
Hi everyone! Just finished a successfully racking my mead.  Well, I think it was successful—nothing ended up on the floor anyway.  I also decided to rack the mead into my plastic carboy from ECKraus...
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