Monthly Archives: March 2012

Growing your own hops with rhizomes

We just got hop rhizomes in and this is the time to start planting them.  I’m the first person to admit that I’m not an expert on growing hops… however, I am an expert on spending too much time on … Continue reading

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How to Make a Yeast Starter

Sometimes it’s necessary to make a yeast starter, especially when you’re making a higher gravity beer (about 1.08 or higher) or when you’re making a lager.  This post will describe how to get a yeast starter going. Supplies needed: Scale … Continue reading

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