Rollin’ Dirty: Keg Cleaning Guide

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Jason runs through the process of keg cleaning and sanitizing to help you brew a better beer. Cheers!

New Homebrewers! Here are 4 Things You Should Know

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TIps for New Homebrewers to consider when starting out or moving to the next level.

How to Build a Kegerator

How To Build a Kegerator

Jason walks you through his process on how to build a kegerator complete with a tap and drip tray in this video using an existing full sized fridge and a little Texas ingenuity while wearing his New Jersey t-shirt :)

Fermentation Chambers: Why they matter

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Fermentation Chambers are essential for turning good beer to great beer. Hermen explains why you should buy one yesterday.

Automatic Homebrewing Devices, Are They Worth It? pt3 MiniBrew

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On the surface the Minibrew seems to be the complete package for the automated homebrewing system. But don’t let that sexy, fully automated, all in one, mouth drooling, copper/walnut finish fool you, its full of rainbows and sunshine if you can afford it.

Automatic Homebrewing Devices, Are They Worth It? pt2

PicoBrew

The PicoBrew This small batch brewing device brews a one gallon batch of beer using pre-made packets that you drop into the machine similar to the Brewie. The packets are purchased on the PicoBrew online “app store.” There you can choose from various recipes and kits from very well respected breweries like Dogfish Head, Rogue […]

PicoBrew, Brewie and MiniBrew; Are They Worth It?

Automatic Homebrewing

With the rise of the craft beer market, many are looking for ways they can piggy back off of its success. Homebrewing, being a branch of the craft beer market, has also seen an explosion in the wake of craft beer boom seeing a 24% increase in sales in 2014 and our friends at Love2Brew here in New Jersey say […]

Northern Brewer is Smashing Pumpkins One Gallon At A Time

Northern Brewer Smashing Pumpkin

Tis’ the season.  Pumpkin Spice lattes, Pumpkin pies, Pumpkin Oreos, Pumkin Dunkin Donuts, Pumpkin Vodka, Pumpkin Pringles and of course the Smashing Pumpkin Ale homebrew kit from Northern Brewer.  I was given the opportunity to brew this all pumpkin everything fall inspired beer and it was loads of fun, as it was my first 1 gallon small batch.  Below is […]

Why You Need a Homebrew Pump Stat

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I’m going to be honest, I’m getting old.  While I am not yet enrolled in AARP, I am getting to the age where a full day of physical activity takes a different toll than it did 10 years ago.  After a full day of brewing and lifting heavy equipment, sometimes full of liquid, I decided […]

Fizzics – A Machine to Enhance Beer?

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The buzz is in the air for a machine that claims to enhance your glass of beer, Fizzics. Is it worth it? Does it do what it says? Looking at the information on Fizzics website I’m still trying to figure out this machines place in the market and justify it as a machine worth purchasing. What is […]