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

Dre Day Homebrewed Malt Liquor Recipe

Here is the recipe for malt liquor (Double Light American Lager if you want to be fancy about it) that we used for the Dre Day celebration in Chop & Brew – Episode 03: Brewing for 311 and Dre Day. This recipe is from Charlie Papazian. We just borrowed it and stepped it up to