Brewing with the Kids: Day Two

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Vacation Monday started out pretty much the same as any other Monday.  Tiffani got up early to get in a run and then woke me up around 6:45am while she got dressed and ready for work.  I had no reason to lay around, so I went downstairs, grabbed a cup of coffee and sat down […]

Brewing with the Kids: Day One

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A journey of a thousand miles begins with the first step and six days of homebrewing for me began with a Cream Ale. My original recipe called for 4.75 lbs. of 2-row, 4.75 lbs. of Pilsner, 1 lb. of Flaked Maize, 12 oz. of Dextrose and bittering and flavor additions of Liberty hops. I only […]

Brewing with the Kids

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OK.  I admit up front that the title is completely misleading.  While my family does occasionally show an interest in my brew days, they are generally uninvolved.  The title of “Brewing with the Kids” is in direct reference to the fact that my parents (normally our summer daycare providers for our two youngest) are on […]

Cleaning Out the Fridge

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Cleaning out the fridge A few weeks ago, I needed to use up some ingredients I picked up at the Local Homebrew shop.  These were my impulse purchases.  A yeast and some I never used before.  Heck, the hops are called “Experimental #7270.”  So what is a brewer to do?  You guessed it whip up a […]

Willkommen und Prost!

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The members of the Stoney Creek Homebrewers would like to welcome you to the new and updated website!  It has been a long time coming, but will hopefully serve as a hub for members and non-members to know about our events, where we are pouring our beer and hopefully learn from a few “Beer Nerds” […]