Chop & Brew – Episode 16: Wyeast 1217 West Coast IPA

In this Chop & Brew Roundtable episode Chip, DonO and Dawson taste and discuss several IPAs fermented with Wyeast 1217 West Coast IPA (Private Collection strain for Sept-Dec 2013). The conversation focuses on the characteristics and usage of Wyeast 1217, but also includes discussion of the new high-alpha German hop Polaris and American hop EXP

Tasting DIPAs/IIPAs with DonO

Chip and Don Osborn share two Double IPAs that were homebrewed by fans and submitted for tasting notes. Thanks to Noah Scott and Michael Burnett for the awesome juice! WATCH VIDEO HERE! The recipes for these beer can be found here: http://chopandbrew.com/2013/06/28/double-ipa-recipes-from-superfans-noah-and-michael See DonO’s Guerilla-Style Video From The Session: http://www.youtube.com/donosborn

Tasting Notes: Bama Dynasty Crimson Ale & Return of O’Rojo Spiced Irish Red

Chop & Brew Lagniappe. This is part of the tasting notes from Episode 05 that we didn’t feel like there was really time for in the actual episode. Also, the beers are not that good. To no fault of their own. Check it out.