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Hop Profile: Nelson Sauvin

Hop Profile: Nelson Sauvin

Hop lovers unite! Nelson Sauvin is in the house and with spring in full swing, this aromatic, wine-y hop will inspire some incredible light, fruity...

Biscuits and Crickets: Brew Day Diary #2

Biscuits and Crickets: Brew Day Diary #2

After the horror that was our last brew day, We've been a little skittish about brewing again. But then Twitter told me about a home-brew contest w...

Hop Profile Series: Mosaic

Hop Profile Series: Mosaic

If you're any kind of pale ale drinker, you know Mosaic hops well. The hop darling of the last five years, it is widely used in Northeast style IPA...

No Use Crying Over Spilled Milk Stout: A Brew Day Diary

No Use Crying Over Spilled Milk Stout: A Brew Day Diary

Homebrewing is not for the faint of heart. I present to you a tragic love story of a girl, her beer and loss. You've been warned. My husband, the ...

Hop Profile Series: Idaho-7 Flavors and Aroma

Hop Profile Series: Idaho-7 Flavors and Aroma

Welcome to the first post in our Hop Profile Series. We will be featuring a different hop each month in these profiles to bring you the type, histo...

Best Christmas Beers

Best Christmas Beers

By now you've probably done most of your shopping, or you at least have a plan to rush into the mall one hour before closing on Christmas Eve and b...

10 Best Gifts for Hombrewers

It's gift-giving season once again, and the homebrewer in your life wants more than sincere compliments on his latest batch of pumpkin ale. Whether...

Ready to Launch!

I can't tell you how excited I am to launch my shop. I have been a designer for years and worked for other people but always wanted to start a busi...