Entering Homebrew Competitions – Why You Should Do It

Natinal Homebrew Conference

Entering homebrew competitions can be an unsettling but here’s why you should cast aside those fears and enter one anyway.

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 :)

Brewing a Northern Brewer Grapefruit Pulpin Kit

Northern Brewer Grapefruit Pulpin

Northern Brewer Grapefruit Pulpin a homebrew kit which I brew up in this video. Stay tuned for updates on this brew including tasting and kegging.

Fermentation Chambers: Why they matter

Keezer

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

Sparging Methods Explained

lautering

Sparging methods explained so that you can become a better homebrewer and save some money in the process.

 

Automatic Homebrewing Devices, Are They Worth It? pt3 MiniBrew

minibrew

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.

5 Reasons to Homebrew

Homebrewing HLT

So imagine this.  You show up to a party with a six pack.  Everyone gives you a “what up!” when you walk through the door and you quickly find your 4 good friends looking at the table of options.  You set your unmarked 6-pack down and one of your friend asks “What did you bring?” and you […]

Gifts For Beer Lovers, ‘Tis the Season…

Gifts For Beer Lovers photo by Mr Atrocity of flickr.com

It’s that time of year again folks. The tree comes out of the attic, the ornaments are unboxed, the smell of cookies being baked fills the air and the sound of jingle bells ring. It’s Christmas time and that means celebrating the giving season. What better what to celebrate giving than by gifts? Here are […]

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 […]