Ale vs. Lager Beer — What's the Difference?

Let’s talk beer. What’s the difference between an ale and a lager? To find out, we visited Boomtown Brewery in Los Angeles, and met with Production Manager, Benjamin Turkel, who explained the similarities and differences between the two beers. Benjamin took us through the different style points and production methods to learn ultimately what separates… Continue reading Ale vs. Lager Beer — What's the Difference?

Brewing an IRISH RED ALE With MORE FLAVOR | Grain to Glass in SEVEN DAYS

Strapped for time before St Patrick’s Day? In this video I show you how to make an Irish Red Ale, which is very easy to take from grain to glass in a week. By pitching a very healthy yeast starter and by oxygenating with pure O2, I was able to get fermentation to complete in… Continue reading Brewing an IRISH RED ALE With MORE FLAVOR | Grain to Glass in SEVEN DAYS

Brewing an IRISH Stout is EASIER than You Think | Grain to Glass | Classic Styles

In this video, I brewed a classic #Irish Dry #Stout recipe, modeled after a well known example from Ireland, but added my own spin on it with a 10 min East Kent Goldings aroma addition. Overall this beer is not very difficult to brew, and it is very forgiving. I had some issues with fermentation,… Continue reading Brewing an IRISH Stout is EASIER than You Think | Grain to Glass | Classic Styles