Note: this is an updated recipe based on several attempts. I have made adjustments, and added some recommendations just above the recipe below. If you brew this based on the recipe below and the notes, you will have an unbelievable grapefruit IPA that is nearly identical to Grapefruit Sculpin! We are now drinking one of […]
Category: Brew Day
Posts from brew days in the Haus.
I brewed an Oatmeal Stout with a first time brewer – my cousin Luke, when he came to visit for an extended weekend. We did an all grain brew and he got to jump in on all the fun parts of brewing (mashing, boiling, sampling home-brews throughout the process) while avoiding the not so fun parts: cleaning equipment!
I received a free packet of Danstar’s Belle Saison yeast at the 2014 American Homebrewers Conference in Grand Rapids, Michigan last year. It has been sitting in the refrigerator because I’ve never been a huge fan of saisons. That changed after I recently brewed a 3 gallon batch just to use the yeast packet.
To celebrate the end of summer, I brewed an Apricot Blonde Ale (Northern Brewer’s Dry Dock recipe). This was my first apricot beer, and I decided to do it when one of my buddies arrived for a brew day a few weeks back with a growler of it in tow. It was the right decision. […]
I brewed Tasty McDole’s American Pale Ale recipe on this beautiful Virginia day, and did a time-lapse video of it.