Goldings

Every homebrewer has days like this

Every homebrewer has days like this

Every homebrewer has days like this. I started out to make a perfectly reasonable porter recipe.  English chocolate malt, English dark crystal malt, English black malt, a little wheat malt, Chinook bittering hops and US Goldings. One packet of Lallemand ale yeast with starter.  I was going to add oak cubes and […]

My first designer beer (recipe included)

My first designer beer (recipe included)

I haz designed my first beer and I like it a lot! I’m pretty picky, mind you. This batch of beer is only about 4%  and has an FG of 1.024; to me it tastes plenty sweet.  The nose has plenty of  fruit; banana comes through, and a hint of […]