Category Archives: home beer brewing videos

How To Brew: All Natural, All Grain Ginger Beer

In response to a viewer request: Shiloh Branigan, owner of Amarillo Brewing Supply, brings you her All-Grain, ginger beer & non-alcoholic ginger soda recipe.

2 Gallon Batch:
2.5 lb pilsen
3 oz honey malt
2 oz caramel 20 malt
.25 oz Motueka Hop @ 30 min
1 oz fresh grated ginger @ 5 min
zest of one lime @ 5 min
zest of one lemon @ 5 min
1 oz fresh grated ginger @ 0 min
Juice of 1/2 lemon & 1/2 lime @ 0 min
1 oz fresh grated ginger in secondary fermenter
(Can add more ginger if you want your ginger beer more on the spicy side)

If needing a different size batch recipe, just ask in the comments section. I can scale to fit any brew system.

IPA: Brewing Techniques, Recipes and the Evolution of India Pale Ale by Mitch Steele Review

Looking for that last minute gift for the beer geek in your life? Well look no further. This indepth look at the style we all know and love by Mitch Steele of Stone Brewing is a must have for anyone interested in homebrewing or craft beer.

Explore the evolution of one of craft beer's most popular styles, India pale ale. Equipped with brewing tips from some of the country's best brewers, IPA covers techniques from water treatment to hopping procedures. Included are 48 recipes ranging from historical brews to recipes for the most popular contemporary IPAs made by craft brewers such as Pizza Port, Dogfish Head, Stone, Firestone Walker, Russian River, and Deschutes.

English Barleywine with Brew Day Chicken – Basic Brewing Video – February 16, 2015

We sample the first-runnings beer from our partigyle brewing session, along with a quick and delicious chicken dish that you can cook while brewing.

Brewing a craft beer empire

Sierra Nevada is the largest privately owned craft brewery in the U.S. Founder Ken Grossman is determined to keep it that way, by expanding eastward from California. Vicente Arenas reports.

How to Brew: All Grain Kolsch With Decoction

Brewchick Shiloh Branigan brings you a Kölsch brewday demo, all-grain style, complete with double decoction temperature control. Kölsch bier is a pale, brilliantly clear, easy drinking, low hopped, any-time beer from the Cologne region of Germany.

10 gallon recipe:
86% pilsner malt
8.3% vienna malt
5.7% victory malt
2X decoction mash
90 minute boil
1 oz hersbrucker & 1 oz mittelfruh @60
1 oz mittelfruh & 1 oz saaz @30
2 whirlfloc tablets @ 10 minutes
Wyeast 1010 American wheat ale yeast
ferment cool (55-58 degrees Fahrenheit) 2 weeks
dycetal rest 48 hours at 62 degrees Fahrenheit
after d-rest, transfer to 2ndary, lower temp 3 deg. Per day until 34F.
lager 30 – 60 days prior to kegging
carbonate keg, store additional 2 – 4 weeks prior to serving

Fermentation Science at Oregon State University

Oregon State University knows the science of beer. Students, graduate researchers, faculty and graduates contribute to the brewing industry on a global scale. Located in one of the great hop growing regions of the world, and in the cradle of the ongoing craft brewing revolution, OSU's strength in fermentation science is a perfect fit for the region.

Find out some of the stories of our students, faculty and graduates and learn why we take the art and science beer so seriously.

Learn more about the Fermentation Science program and Professional Certification Courses at OSU:

Video Produced by OSU Web Communications

Brewing a gin & tonic beer at Lervig | The Craft Beer Channel

Jonny witnesses a great meeting of minds as he helps Wild Beer Co, Lover Beer and Lervig brew a beer inspired by gin and tonic.

By help we mean he gets in the way. But the others give a masterclass not just in brewing, but how important it is to experiment and show the world what is possible in brewing.

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Brown Sugar Belgian Ale – Basic Brewing Video – July 6, 2015

James and Steve taste a Belgian style ale brewed with brown sugar, and Steve offers a challenge based on Ozark molasses.

simple home brew in a little over 11 minutes

Watch in HD partial mash beer kit for NB if you are looking for more detailed info check out my other beer brewing vids.

All-Grain Homebrew Simplified.

All-Grain Homebrew simplified. Simple 3-tier brewing system using two burners and two kettles. Simple home made mash tun from cooler. I hope this helps de-mystify the all-grain process for some people. This is my first YouTube video so I apologize for the last 15 seconds of empty credits. Thanks for watching.