Why does my beer taste bad?

Why does my beer taste bad?

There are several ways your beer can go wrong.  When you have a bad beer you can cry in it, or you can learn from it.  In the next few articles, we’ll look at what bad flavors your beer can get and what causes the particular off-flavor. My beer tastes like green...
10 drunkest people ever

10 drunkest people ever

Here is a list of some of the drunkest people on the planet.  It is surprising half of the record holders here are female!  Even more surprising, if not really sad, is all of these drunks except one were found driving while intoxicated.  They are lucky to be alive in...
Shorten your brew day with overnight mashing

Shorten your brew day with overnight mashing

You’ll often hear all-grain brewing takes around four hours minimum, but I’ve seen bad brew days extend as much as 7 hours (it was cold, and many, many things went wrong).  I’ve found breaking the brew day into two days helps improve brewing enjoyment and keeps me...
New homebrewers, just one tip

New homebrewers, just one tip

The Brew Dudes posed this question to homebrewers for July?  What tip would you offer to new homebrewers? When first homebrewing, a novice can quickly be overrun with information.  You’re told to worry about dimethyl sulfide, make sure you pitch at the exact...
So, you want to become a Brewmaster?

So, you want to become a Brewmaster?

While practice does make you a better brewer, the best way to advance your skill is to train to become a Brewmaster.  This means you’ll need education and hands-on experience.  Brewing beer at home is very different from brewing beer in a brewery.  Many paths to the...