The Dangers of Drinking and Homebrewing

I thought that I would take this opportunity to voice a little concern over drinking and homebrewing at the same time.  Now, for me, I see that the two go hand-and-hand.  What’s better than kicking off the boil with a nice craft beer or, even better, a beer from your own last batch!?  Two nights ago I was doing just Continue reading

2013 Alabama State Legislature to Revisit the Alabama Homebrew Bill

For any secret homebrewers living in Alabama there might be some good news looming on the horizon that will allow you to become unsecret open homebrewers! The Alabama Homebrew Bill is Back on the Table!!   If you have followed the state law over the past few years concerning the Homebrew Bill you’ll remember that it has steadily been gaining traction Continue reading

Homebrewing Beer – Tips for Beginners


Homebrewing requires a lot of discipline, care, patience, and passion to perfect.  Now Lord knows I’m nowhere near that mark, but the real beauty of this hobby is that given a little research and care you can make a darn tasty beer right out of the gate.  When I first became interested in homebrewing the first thing I did was Continue reading

So I Flooded My Bathroom While Homebrewing


What do you get when you mix a brew day, the 2012 Vice Presidential debates, a few beers, and running water??? A Flooded Bathroom! I had great plans on this brew day to document the process involved with making a pumpkin infused type of ale that is so popular this time of year, but fate had other plans for me. Continue reading