Automated brewery

Recently, we have expanded and upgraded the brewery for larger batches and more effecient brewing. More equipment, requires additional controls. Initially, we were looking at building a traditional controller, using PID`s and switches. This would allow us to control the pumps and heaters. This is the most traditional method for brewery Read more…

Hop Profiles

Variety Origin Type Alpha Beta Co-Humulone Total Oil Comments Acid% Acid% % of AA mls/100gms Admiral England Bittering 13.5 -15.5 4.8 – 6.0 37 – 45 1.0 – 1.7 Newer high-alpha type, a more potent replacement for Target. Ahtanum U.S. Aroma 5.7 – 6.3 5.0 – 6.5 30 – 35 Read more…

Beer bottle labels

We have written an article about designing your own labels, now its time to put it into practice. 1. Make a new document in example Microsoft Publisher or similar. Create a blank template, and import your label as picture. Make sure it is not being re-sized by the program when Read more…