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Automated Brewing Systems part 1: the options

I won’t lie and say that home brewing is easy. It’s not. a normal brew day can last 5-8 hours and is a lot of work. Cleaning, heating water, pouring it into your mash tun, collecting runoff, sparge, repeat, boil for an hour to an hour and a half, clean up your mash tun, put… Continue reading Automated Brewing Systems part 1: the options

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Chronicles in Homebrewing: The Quest for More Stuff

Homebrewing, I have found, can be a bit of an addiction. Not in the “I’m addicted to drinking” sense, although I find it enjoyable to have a pint or two with friends and family. More so in the “doing it” part. It’s something cathartic, knowing that you’re creating something with your bare hands. Ok truly… Continue reading Chronicles in Homebrewing: The Quest for More Stuff

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What you need to get started with Homebrewing

So part of my mission as Blaster Brewmaster is to bring the gaming and homebrewing community together. There’s some overlap in both areas, but I feel like there’s room for a closer connection. Therefor I try to drum up interest by making a combined channel on both topics and this wordpress. One of then questions… Continue reading What you need to get started with Homebrewing

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Top Ten Tips for a new Homebrewer

[update 12/15/2015: added a extra paragraph to the extra protip section] So you’ve gotten the itch, you’re getting ready to brew your first batch of beer and you can’t wait! Well slow down there Sparky! Get ready to go in this with expectations to mess up the first few times because brewing beer is a… Continue reading Top Ten Tips for a new Homebrewer