Categorie IPA

Make Your First Batch an IPA

So you’ve decided to take up homebrewing. You’ve bought starter equipment (or received a kit as a gift). You have a reference book or two. And you’ve obviously found the Craft Beer & Brewing website. You’ve used your acute need…

Make Your Best English IPA

English IPA versus American IPA English IPA was just…IPA. While it may be viewed as the older, boring uncle of the insane IPAs that now dominate most beer geeks’ minds, it’s still a phenomenal beer to make and drink. I…

Fort George Contemporary IPA Recipe

Jack Harris of Fort George Brewery (Astoria, Oregon) supplied this recipe for his or her wet-hops India pale ale. “Contemporary IPA is like beer in 3D—with out these foolish glasses. Anticipate hints of citrus, resin, and fruit to flood ahead,…

Comrade Fresh Hops Superpower IPA Recipe

Denver Colorado’s Comrade Brewing’s wet-hops American IPA won a 2014 GABF silver medal. With loads of Pacific Northwest hops, it has huge pine and grapefruit hops aromas, with flavors of citrus and balanced bitterness with a light malt character. ALL-GRAIN…

SMaSH Citra IPA Recipe

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SMaSH (Single Malt and Single Hops) beers provide a great opportunity to understand the characteristics of your ingredients. In this case, we’ve included the addition of gluten-reducing enzymes, if you want a gluten-reduced beer. You’ll be able to see (and…

ESB: Additional Sturdy Bitter, or is it simply Particular

Additional sturdy, or particular, bitter (also called ESB) fashion beers are a enjoyable beer to drink and a comparatively easy one to make. While you hear an Englishman seek advice from a beer is a bitter, historically that is the…