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    Basic Ingredients For Brewing

    When you drink beer, you probably do not think about the science behind it. But the ingredients for brewing your favorite beverage can vary significantly. The basic brewing ingredients are grain, hops, water, and yeast. Some brewers also use other…

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    The History of the Craft Brewery

    The history of the craft brewery began with Queen Elizabeth I. She had been a lover of robust ales and started hundreds of breweries in her homeland. In addition to her own brews, the monarch drank beer for breakfast. Eventually,…

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    Health Benefits of Beer

    There are many studies to prove that moderate drinking of beer is beneficial for your health. A recent study involving 200,000 people found that moderate drinkers of beer have a 42 percent lower risk of heart disease. Researchers believe that…

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    The Difference Between Beer and Ale

    The main difference between beer and ale is their fermentation temperatures. Lagers ferment at temperatures ranging from 60 to 75 degrees Fahrenheit, while ales use a different yeast. These two styles are usually very similar in taste, but their fermentation…

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    Craft Brewery Kits

    If you want to start making your own beer, a craft brewery kit is an excellent choice. These kits typically include all the ingredients you need to make one to four batches of a variety of beers. You can also…

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    New York Craft Brewers Festival

    The 8th Annual New York State Craft Brewers Festival takes place Saturday, November 20th in Syracuse, New York. This event brings together 55+ breweries from around the state. Several food vendors will be on site serving savory bites. The BeerPass…

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    A Quick Look at the Brewing Process

    The brewing process involves several steps. The grains are dried and cracked in a heating process, releasing sugars and enzymes. This step is known as steeping, and it takes about one to two hours. The grain-water mixture is then drained,…

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    How to Taste Beer Like a Pro

    Learning how to taste beer is a crucial part of your hobby. It’s fun and there are no rules! The following tips will help you learn to appreciate your favorite beverage. First, make sure you have a clear glass to…

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    How to Plan for Brewery Installations

    When deciding on the location for your brewery, make sure you have enough money to pay for everything you need. You’ll need plumbing and electricity. You may also need to tear up and re-pour concrete slabs to ensure proper drainage.…