It’s Not (Just) the Heat; It’s the Humidity
With an electric brewing system, it’s not just a matter of figuring out how to heat water and boil the wort; ventilation is every bit as important. Here are some things you should consider as you design your dream system.
Safety First: Don’t Get (Bottle) Bombed
When a bottle of homebrew explodes, you’ll need to determine the cause of the explosion and decide whether the batch can be saved. Longtime homebrewer Jester Goldman has a step-by-step guide, as well as safe disposal tips.
Double Your Brewing Pleasure
Doubling up to a 10-gallon (38 l) brew system doesn’t take twice the effort, but it does require a few tweaks to your fermentation and packaging processes. Longtime homebrewer Jester Goldman has some advice for getting the mix just right.