SNAP Optimization Experiment 1

By Jeff Shouse Abstract A series of popular alternatives for yeast nutrient additions were trialed in a tightly controlled manner in order to determine the most effective of five trials. Amongst these trials, results were evaluated in terms of both qualitative measures of attenuation and pH, as well as the

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Thanksgiving Is Here!

Thanksgiving is upon us! Well sort of if you’re making beer or mead. Aging always makes things tastier for some beers and most meads. Time in a bottle…reminds me of a song by Jim Croce, released on the album “You Don’t Mess Around With Jim” in 1972. “I could save

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Mead Day Saturday Aug. 5

American Homebrewers Association has released it’s official Mead Day recipe, Buckwheat Buffalo Traditional. We’ll get to that shortly. Mead Day got it’s official start in 2002 being officially recognized by the American Homebrewers Association. It is an opportunity to assemble and celebrate with fellow mead makers, homebrew clubs and organizations,

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Another Braggot Project

Apricot (maybe) Braggot by JD Webb Here is another recipe I put together for a braggot using orange blossom honey. Feel free to start your own with this recipe, might be interesting to compare results on the show. Contact us if you want to start this project and we’ll put

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