Chop & Brew – Episode 04: Washing Yeast with Don O.

We’ve had a lot of requests for a how-to on washing yeast. Your wish is our command. In this episode, Chip and his buddy Don Osborn walk through the steps of washing yeast for the purpose of reusing it for brewing more beer at home. This easy process should yield healthy, clean yeast that’s ready

Portica Tasting Notes

Homebrewer Sandro Chiavaro sent us this bottle of bourbon barrel oak-aged porter from L.A. Thanks, Sandro! Sandro’s YouTube page: https://www.youtube.com/user/sandrochiavaro/videos?view=0 Sandro’s “Beer Circles” Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/beer.circles

311 Day Homebrew Recipes

Here are the recipes for the three beers you’ll see being brewed in the upcoming Chop & Brew episode about brewing for 311 Day! Two are related directly to the band/song titles/motifs and one is — as the band likes to say — “Random.” (Which also happens to be one of Top Five favorite 311