Batch# 25 – Pumpkin Porter
Extract kit from strange brew. We waffled on adding the pumpkin, but ultimately decided to go for it. The people at strange brew are super nice and they have an interesting stock of new and used kegging gear. I only wish they were closer to my house.
After both of our houses flooded, we hadn’t brewed in a few months. We decided to start back up with a simple extract kit. This was also our first test of Ross’ Electric kettle.
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Batch#16 – Somertime ipa
Hoppiness is an IPA, Brewing Classic Styles
Make a sessionable IPA that is still satisfying. Ideally around 4% ABV. The last few beers we made were creeping up above 7% and will sneak up on you if you put a few back. This will still have a clean hoppy taste, but not be a day-wrecker. I took the BCS recipe above and tweaked it in beersmith in order to have lower fermentables. I honestly don’t remember what else I did to it.
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