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Jester Goldman

Commercial Co-Star: Pro-Am Brewing

Scoring a pro-am brewing session is like becoming the brewery’s guest artist in residence. Here's how to do it right.

Going Pro-Am

Seeing your beer on tap at the local tasting room is an ego boost, but it’s even more thrilling if it makes it to the big show at GABF.

With So Much Craft Beer, Why Brew at Home? 

With so much flavorful, interesting beer on tap, is it worth investing the time and money into homebrewing? 

Swiping Left on Cloudy Beer

Let’s talk about how filtering can give your beer a makeover.

Brewing Outside the Lines

If you have a set of recipes you always use or if you usually stay within the bounds of the BJCP styles, challenge yourself once in a while to ignore the style guide and go where your muse leads.

Hipster Homebrewing

The challenge with all-grain brewing is hitting and holding your mash temperature. The sous vide cooker solves both of those problems with a minimum of fuss.

Can I Have That To Go?

There are a couple of good options for taking your draught beer to go.

Sour Mash Secrets

Why bother with sour mashing? Aside from mastering a new technique, the biggest advantage is that you can blend with sour mash.

DIY: Beer Engine

Want to have your own cask ale on tap? Jester Goldman shows you have to build a fairly simple version of a beer engine and then explains how you can pretty it up.

Become a Kettle Sour Expert

Meet your new friend, Lactobacillus, and learn the ins and outs of kettle souring.