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Fantasy Homebrew Draft

Fantasy Homebrew Draft This idea was ingeniously thought up and pitched by Scott G. A committee was quickly formed and the logistics and fine details were ironed out. The word was sent out, admissions fee’s collected and the participant list was finalized. On Tuesday February 11, 12 of us gathered at NEBCO to fill our […]

Brew Haven DIY Series: “Keezer” Build

Scott Gentile DIY – Keezer Build One of the best parts of homebrewing for me is sharing my creations with friends and family when they come over. Having a few beers on tap is a great easy way to serve the beer quickly without the cleanup of bottles afterwards. I bought a kegerator a few […]

Lost and Found Beer

Lost and Found Beer – Authored by Josh Jayne   One of the wonderful things about beer is that it’s so diverse. Aside from the dozens of styles laid out in the BJCP guidelines, there are just as many historic, extinct and, esoteric styles out there to explore.  Here are a few examples that you […]

Brew Haven Monthly Meeting Minutes 4/17/19

** Minutes recorded by Isaac Brickett   Brew Haven Homebrew Club Meeting Agenda/Minutes 4/17/19 Tribus Beer Co. 100 Raton Dr, Milford, CT 06461 7:00pm-9:00pm   Business: Welcome New Members Monthly Style: Trappist Ales Single, Dubbel, Trippel Website Articles & Content (Andy & Mike) If you have something you’d like to write about that’s beer or […]

Brew Haven Monthly Meeting Minutes 3/27/19

Brew Haven Homebrew Club Meeting Agenda/Minutes 3/27/19 No Worries Brewing Company 2520 State St, Hamden, CT 06517 7:00pm-9:00pm  Business:   Welcome New Members Monthly Style: Bitter European Beers Kolsch, German Pils, Vienna Lager, Altbier Joe B brought a pilsner that used Fuggles which elicited a few gasps and I think someone fainted. By all accounts […]

Brewing Beer Using Decoction Mashing

Brewing Beer Using Decoction Mashing Written by Joe Belletti It’s that time of year! Oktoberfest, baby! No? Too soon? Not if you follow the typical brewing schedule of old German breweries. Oktoberfest beers, specifically Marzen were brewed in March (Marz in German means March) to be ready for the fall. This is the time of […]

Wheat X Experiment

Author: Isaac Brickett Wheat X The Wheat X Project was started in July 2017 with the idea to develop a great standard American Wheat recipe that could be used, with minimal alterations, to create a variety of styles. Type: All Grain Date: 10 Jul 2017 Batch Size (fermenter): 5.00 gal Brewer: Isaac Brickett Ingredients   Amt […]

Brew Haven Monthly Meeting Minutes 2/27/2019

Brew Haven Homebrew Club Meeting Agenda/Minutes 2/26/19 No Worries Brewing Company 2520 State St, Hamden, CT 06517 7:00pm-9:00pm   Business: Welcome New Members Dues 2019 Monthly Location Schedule   Month Day Date Location January W 23rd Rough Draft Feb W 27th No Worries March W 27st Tribus April W 17th Counterweight May T 21st NEBCO […]