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Outdoor Propane Beer Brewing – All Grain System

I thought I’d share with my fellow homebrewing community the system by which I am able to brew 45 gallons of beer in a single batch. It begins with my 35 gallon mash tun, custom made, and capable of mashing … Continue reading

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Five Habits of the Highly Successful Homebrewer

I am often asked by the aspiring homebrewer what they can do differently, or what they can focus on in order to bring their craft brew to the next level. It’s well enough to take proper precautions with sanitization, but … Continue reading

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Rain Barrel Mash Tun Project

Over the course of writing The Frugal Homebrewer’s Companion, I discovered that more often than you’d think, the cobbled-together self-made equipment just isn’t worth the price, effort, or quality. Mash tuns, however, pose a problem and have frustrated me no end–coolers … Continue reading

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Coolest Beer Gadget of 2013 – The Infrared Laser Thermometer

How cool is this? Know the temperature of your mash–instantly! Plus, you can get an accurate reading of your fermenter without opening or exposing to contaminants. And there’s nobody to stop you from yelling “PEW! PEW!” when taking a reading. … Continue reading

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Interactive Beer Map from the New Yorker

An amazing little production here, namely, the recent growth and emergence of new breweries in 2012. Nice to see Fort George, Oakshire, Boneyard and 10 Barrel gaining ground here in Oregon. Oakshire has an amazing Espresso Stout, Fort George has … Continue reading

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Canning Homebrew

Thanks to Coalition Brewing and the Oregon Brew Crew, I am now the proud owner of about 100 cans of homebrew at 16 oz. each. There you see the Grateful Dead, Blood Elf, and Slingshot Kegs: I used a stencil … Continue reading

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Brewlandia Short Film Released

  Brewlandia from Geoff Peterson on Vimeo. A film by Geoff Peterson that I was featured in.  

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