Category Archives: Elaboration

Fruit Gose – Part 2/2 – Adding fruit

We’re back with the second part of our gose with fruit, just from where we left, when Safale K-97 was finishing the fermentation, 6 days after pitching after fermenting with Lactobacillus which lowered the pH to 3.30. In that entry, … Continue reading

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Fruit Gose – Part 1/2 – Base beer

Time to get back to sour beers. As the result for our first sour beer, a gose with apricots, was more than satisfactory we decided to brew something similar, but more volume this time. As we’ve already told you, we … Continue reading

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Tangerine Porter – brewing with pure cocoa (Part 2)

It’s been a few months since we made a cocoa tablet from raw cocoa beans, which we used to brew two different Porters. We already told you about the first one, a more or less standard Porter with lactose, cinnamon … Continue reading

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Chocolatastic Porter – Brewing with pure caco (Part 1)

As I told you in the post about our cocoa tablet from raw cocoa beans, we brewed two different Porter style beers using that tablet. In this first post I’m going to describe the first of them, which we named … Continue reading

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Cocoa tablet from raw cocoa beans

This entry was going to be part of a longer one on which I was going to write also about brewing two different Porter beers, but since it could be too long and hard to read, I decided to make … Continue reading

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Oat pale ale, taking inspiration from trips

I’m not going to deny it. Since I started homebrewing, every time I´ve had the opportunity of going on holiday, I´ve made some research on the local beers from the place I was going to visit and the pubs where … Continue reading

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Our first sour beer, a gose with apricots

The day had come. Until now, through these last years all of our beers had been fermented exclusively with the reliable and classic Sacccharomyces cerevisae, a.k.a. beer yeast. Different strains, yes, some of them even quite peculiar, but always putting … Continue reading

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