Everything Beer

Videos -

Feeling nostalgic we go back to 1993 and Kevin's appearance on HGTV's The Great Indoors TV show. Enjoy! 

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Videos, Water Chemistry -

Beer is 95% water. If your water's chemistry is not correct for the beer you are brewing, you will not be able to brew your best  beer. Professional brewers have known this for centuries.  Back in the days when chemistry was not understood, brewers learned very quickly that their water might brew great dark beers but lousy pale beers or vice versa. Without any knowledge of how to adjust the water these brewers just brewed the beer that their water allowed them to brew. That's why some regions of the world are famous for one style of beer, like Ireland...

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Lager Brewing -

Homebrewing Lagers – Do you really have to ferment cold?  Short answer – No!                                                                                  I know, you are saying to yourself that I am crazy and I don’t know what I’m talking about and a year ago I would have believed you. But I am here to tell you, if you love lagers, and you do not have the ability...

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Quick Brewing Tips -

Thanks goes out to Derek Brown, the Head Brewer at Tin Whiskers Brewing Co. in St. Paul for this tip. Derek was nice enough to share this tip with me and I would like to share it with you as I have found it a very useful tool in my brewing tool box.   Have you ever kegged or bottled your beer only to find out that there is something just a bit off about the brew? Some flavor that just doesn’t seem quite right? The beer tastes good, but there is something there you just can't put your finger on....

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Videos -

This quick video just about sums it up. If you love homebrewing you will love Home Brew Con! Plus it's in Minneapolis this year!

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