Brewing

How to Store Hops

Hops assist in maintaining the freshness of beer, prolonging its shelf life. If you do not store hops correctly, they will absorb some bad smell from your refrigerator. This article provides you with everything you need to know on how to store hops. How to Store Hops Hops are highly perishable and any storage mistake …

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How to Tell if Beer Is Fermenting

So many people have opted for the easy route to just buy a beer fermenting kit. However, this can be very misleading as it does not take into account your brewing style or what you want from your beer. So here are some tips on how to tell if beer is fermenting. How to Tell …

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How to Fix Flat Beer

It’s so heartbreaking to have taken your time to prepare beer, waiting for four to six weeks only to realize that your beer is flat. This article details everything you may need to know on how to fix flat beer and how you can avoid a flat beer in the future. Fixing Flat Beer Beer …

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How Long Do Hops Last?

Hops are essential brewing ingredients. Although every homebrewer desires to end up with tasty and aromatic beer, hops can go bad, thus it’s important to know how long hops can last. Below is everything you need to know about how long do hops last. How Long Do Hops Last? If you put pellet hops in …

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How to Tell When Mash Is Done Fermenting

Most brewers usually become impatient after setting up this process, and they are constantly checking to see whether the brew is fermenting. There is little to do after setting up the fermentation process since most of it is self-driven. In this article, we will learn how to tell when the mash is done fermenting. How …

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How to Fix Over Carbonated Beer

After spending many hours brewing your favorite beer, you might accidentally pump in too much carbon dioxide. The resulting over carbonated beer will be too sharp on the tongue due to the altered flavor. Luckily, this article will guide you on how to fix over carbonated beer. How to Fix Over Carbonated Beer Beer becomes …

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What Is Acid Blend?

Wine has four fundamental traits; tannin, alcohol, sweetness, and acids. Acidity gives the wine its sour, tart taste, and for best acidity results, an acid blend is used. So, what is an acid blend? Find out everything you need to know about acid blends in the article below. What Is an Acid Blend? An acid …

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How to Use Airlock Bubbler

An airlock bubbler is a device used by beer and winemakers to control the fermentation process. The airlock bubbler features a one-way valve that prevents the entry of oxygen while allowing the fermentation gases to be released into the atmosphere. Let’s talk about how to use an airlock bubbler. How to Use Airlock Bubbler There …

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