Beer Tasting
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Beer Tasting

Tasting Schofferhofer, just enough for a taste, grapefruit, very fruity, a beer blend, the grapefruit flavor not overwhelming, fresh, not artificial, but not really what I’d be looking for in a beer unless maybe there was a shot of vodka in it. Makes a good accompaniment with a morning brunch or perhaps a base for … Continue reading

Red Raspberry Reserve
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Red Raspberry Reserve

Making wine is actually easier than beer, but takes a bit longer to mature, having previously made some fruit wine, fresh raspberries from the yard made this an easy recipe. 3 lbs raspberries 1 lb sugar 1 lb honey Primary 07/07/2013 Secondary 08/08/2013 I most likely could have split the raspberries into two batches . … Continue reading

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Honey Wheat

Honey Wheat # 17 Belgian Specialty Ale Type: All Grain Date: 8/12/2013 Batch Size (fermenter): 1.00 gal Brewer: Peabody Pico Boil Size: 1.72 gal Asst Brewer: Boil Time: 60 min Equipment: 8 quart Faberware Stockpot End of Boil Volume 1.50 gal Brewhouse Efficiency: 72.00 % Final Bottling Volume: 0.75 gal Est Mash Efficiency 72.0 % … Continue reading