Jester Goldman


Brewer Vs. Nature (Part 1)

Our columnist Jester Goldman has some tips on how you can make the most out of homebrewing as the temperatures drops.

A Homebrewer’s Gift Guide (From an Experienced Homebrewer)

Here are some gift ideas from our resident homebrewing columnist. The homebrewer in your life can always use some new or upgraded equipment, and this is the perfect time of year to make it happen. Be generous and you’ll almost certainly sip the rewards.

Four Steps to Better Extract Brewing

Here are some tips to move you forward along the path to better beer.

Spice is not Necessarily Nice

If you want to brew in honor of the holidays, consider the flavors and the feelings of the season. Here are a set of ideas that you can mix and match to create your own tradition.

What’s Brewing for the Holidays?

Get ready for National Learn to Homebrew Day 2017

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.