Brew Talk with Mr. Beer
April 14, 2021
Why you should trim away the excess material on your hop sack?
This is one step in our instructions that we really do not explain, we tell you to trim away and access material on your hopsack, but what is the reason for that?
How to use a bottling wand & what are the benefits of using one?
The bottling wand is a very useful tool. We often get asked how to use it and is it required to use it. It is not required to be used in the bottling process, but it makes the process a whole lot easier.
Tips for Getting All the Malt Extract Out of Your Brew Can
If you are missing your original gravity readings and not hitting your ABV you may be leaving some malt extract behind in your cans. In this episode, we provide some tips to get all that sweet goodness out of your can.
Why you should put your HMEs & LMEs in warm water before you brew?
This step in the brewing process almost seems nonrelevant. Can letting your malt extract can sit in warm water really make a difference? We break it down in this episode of BrewTalk with Mr. Beer.
Can you bottle and carbonate your beer in growlers?
While growlers are pretty cool and work awesome when taking beer home from your favorite brewery, they don’t do well for bottling.