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Brew day!!!!!

Brew day!!!!!

Finally. Brew day is here. It’s basically a national holiday. Today we’re brewing our imperial red. This is the first recipe I ever designed, so I’m a little proud of it. The recipe calls for a variety of malts (some cara amber for example) and […]

The Prettiest Beer

The Prettiest Beer

Baby Tree, how I love thee. Tonight I made latkes, and drank a bomber of Pretty Things Beer and Ale Project’s Baby Tree.

Spotlight: Harpoon Brewery

Spotlight: Harpoon Brewery

For those of you who are familiar with local Boston beers, you’ll know a lot about one of my  favorite hometown breweries: Harpoon. This weekend I flew “home” to surprise my best friend for her birthday, which was oh-so-fun and completely hilarious (as are all get-togethers […]

Octobrew

Octobrew

I’m not gonna lie. My husband and I have been seriously slacking on our home-brewing. You see, after we brewed four 5-gallon batches of beer for our wedding (yes, we are awesome), we burnt out for a bit. Luckily, the empty tap in our home […]