Monthly Archives: August 2015

How Many Calories are in Beer?

As homebrewers and beer enthusiasts, we taste quite a bit of beer. Often times increasing waistlines are blamed on our passion for sampling various styles of brews, though you rarely hear of wine and spirits catching such flack. CraftBeer.com debunked … Continue reading

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The Beer Belly Is a Myth

It’s time to clear up a major myth about the bodies of beer drinkers: The “beer belly” is bunk! Ironically, as much as the terms ‘beer’ and ‘fat’ are mentioned together, beer does not even contain fat. Say what!? That’s … Continue reading

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4 ways to Aerate and Agitate your Yeast Starter | Craft Beer & Brewing Magazine

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Yeast Culturing from Bottles: Techniques

Not every yeast strain is available at your local homebrew shop. For some, you need to hit the bottle. Everything you need to know about how to round-up yeast from a bottle-conditioned beer. A wide variety of brewers yeasts are … Continue reading

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The Truth About Beer and Your Belly

What really causes that potbelly, and how can you get rid of it? Have years of too many beers morphed your six-pack abs into a keg? If you have a “beer belly,” you are not alone. It seems beer drinkers … Continue reading

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How to Make Hop Tea

Hops are a brewer’s best friend. Whether added to the mash, boil, or fermenter, they impart distinctive flavors to beer which cannot be duplicated any other way. What a lot of brewer’s don’t know—or haven’t tried—is that their favorite hops … Continue reading

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