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Dark and Beautiful

Today, it was time to begin my next ale, this time a porter. How To Brew has an example recipe for a porter, and provides alternatives for all-extract, partial extract and all-grain brewing methods. I went with the all-grain approach, … Continue reading

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June 6, 2014: Braggot The Third

Yesterday was our anniversary, so I didn’t really have an opportunity to get on here and post. But… The braggot is off and running! Yesterday it was blowing bubbles through the airlock like mad, maybe 2 or 3 a second. … Continue reading

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The Last Two Weeks of Fermentation

In the last weeks, my new braggot went from a specific gravity of 1.101 to somewhere below 1.020; I haven’t checked the SG in a couple days, but it is certainly lower. The sweet mead is at this point somewhere … Continue reading

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