Tag Hops

DIY: Hops Dryer

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Brewing with homegrown hops is as satisfying as cooking with food from your own garden. But while zucchini and tomatoes can go straight from harvest to kitchen, hops need to take a quick detour to be dried first. It’s true…

Sticky Fingers Harvest Ale Recipe

Kevin Selvy, founder and CEO of Loopy Mountain Brewing Firm in Vail, Colorado, shared this recipe for a tasty wet-hops harvest ale. ALL-GRAIN OG: 1.zero60 FG: 1.012 IBUs: 63 ABV: 6.5% MALT/GRAIN BILL 10.75 lb (four.88 kg) Pale malt zero.5…

Tea for Brew: Utilizing Hops Tea Submit-Fermentation

Hops are a key aspect to the speculation that the universe desires us to have beer: their bitterness enhances and balances the sweetness of the malt, they add a world of fragrant complexity, and so they even have antibiotic qualities…

Maibock Recipe

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Munich toasty richness meets a nice dose of spicy Opal hops character. Refreshing meets alcoholic? ALL-GRAIN Brewhouse efficiency: 72% OG: 1.071 FG: 1.016 IBUs: 30 ABV: 7.3% MALT/GRAIN BILL 6.75 lb (3 kg) Light Munich 6 lb (2.7 kg) German…

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…

Hazy Train American Wheat Ale Recipe

Style: 06D American Wheat or Rye Beer ALL-GRAIN Batch size: 5.25 gallons (19.9 liters) Brewhouse efficiency: 72% OG (est): 1.054 FG (est): 1.011 IBUs (est): 28 ABV (est): 5.5% MALT/GRAIN BILL 5 lb (2.27 kg) German Pilsner 4 lb (1.8…

Utilizing Contemporary Moist Hops in Dwelling Brewed Beer

Moist hops are hops which might be freshly harvested and haven’t but been dried or processed. These can be utilized for dwelling brewing beer, however you want to make some changes to your recipe and expectations when utilizing moist hops.…

Three Methods to Dry Hop

Hops which are steeped in beer between fermentation and packaging are referred to as dry hops, though they do really get moist within the course of. A time period comparable to conditioning hops or secondary hops could be extra descriptive,…

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…