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Episode 126 - REPLAY - The Myth of Mino

REPLAY TIME! This episode we talk about two of our favorite online communities and their upcoming distributed competitions. We stop in the pub to...

Brew Files - 95 - How Now Brown Cow

  The Brew is Out There!   Brown Ale has a bad reputation. It's old man fuddy duddy beer, but for many of us that warm embrace of suppable malt w...

Yeast Cultures are Like Nuclear Weapons

Back in the bad old days, a home brewer was happy just to have a reliable yeast culture to pitch into his/her wort. The average home brewer today ...

Episode 125 - Double and Triple Your IPA

  IPA rules the roost of the Craft Beer world and in this episode, we're exploring a variation of of the fundamental Double IPA - Pliny For Presid...

Brew Files - Episode 94 - REPLAY - Water, Water...

While Drew is getting his ducks in a row for the next series of shows - It's Replay time! And since we've been getting a lot of water questions, ...

Episode 124b - Holiday 2020

This has been a long strange year and Denny and Drew just wanted to stop in for a few minutes and say thank you for continuing to listen and be a...

Episode 124 - Radiantly Reopening

As we've entered a less rapidly growing beer market, it's inevitable that some breweries will close. What does it take to walk into an existing b...

Brew Files - Episode 93 - The LateFaire

The Brew is Out There!   The Maltose Falcons Mayfaire has been running at least since1978 so we're not going to let a once in a century pandemic ...

Episode 123 - Hop Confusion with Mike Brennan

If you can't tell by the number of hop conversations going on - things are wild and changing in the hop world. We're sitting down with Mike Brenn...

Brew Files - Episode 92 - Kiley's "Grewit" Gruit

  The Brew is Out There!   Kiley's back and talking about using herbs and spices in her beers! We're specifically focusing on her Mecca Grade "Br...

Episode 122 - German Pils Via Michigan

  Our homebrewing friends, Jeff and Susan Rankert have nursed a life long love of Germany and German beers and it shows when you talk to them abo...

Tour the Grainfather G70

I've been fortunate to have a loaner Grainfather G70 to brew on the last couple months.Although I had some initial misgiving about using a system ...