Brew Strong – Brewing Water Questions
Apr24

Brew Strong – Brewing Water Questions

Brew Strong is back this week with one of their most popular topics of all time; water. In this episode Jamil and John Palmer dig through listener emails to answer questions about all things water. Tune in and learn from the best on this important homebrewing and craft beer topic. http://www.thebrewingnetwork.com/membersarchive/bs_042417_WaterQuestions.mp3Podcast (brew-strong): Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:02:30 —...

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Brew Strong – Craft Beer Sweden
Apr10

Brew Strong – Craft Beer Sweden

Jamil and John Palmer welcome their Swedish brewer friends Magnus and Dan-Magnus to the program to talk about craft beer in Sweden. After attending the Craftbeer Malmö Brewers Conference and the Malmö Beer Festival in Malmö, Sweden, Jamil returns to the U.S. excited about brewing abroad and in the Swedish beer scene in particular. Tune in and learn about the events, Jamil’s collaboration brews and more....

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Brew Strong – Free Amino Nitrogen
Mar27

Brew Strong – Free Amino Nitrogen

This week on Brew Strong, Jamil and John Palmer discuss the science of Free Amino Nitrogen in your brewing process. FAN’s are prime building blocks in yeast health and nutrition and while you might not think of them much in normal brewing, there are circumstances where you need to. High adjunct beer, cider and mead all require the addition of FAN’s to make sure your yeast has what it needs to ferment properly. Tune in and...

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Brew Strong – Triple Mashing
Mar13

Brew Strong – Triple Mashing

John Blichmann from Blichmann Engineering joins Jamil and John Palmer again, this time to talk about his triple mashing experiments. What is triple mashing you ask? Great question….we don’t know either. But Jamil and John Blichmann seem to and help us figure it all out here. Tune in and learn how to solve problems like having too small of a mashing vessel, dialing in your recipe with a process like this, and what else you...

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Brew Strong – Blichmann Experiments
Feb27

Brew Strong – Blichmann Experiments

John Blichmann from Blichmann Engineering is back in-studio with Jamil and John Palmer this week to talk about his latest brewing experiments. One major experiment John conducted was to test his fermentation vessels under fermentation and let the pressure rise to about 30 psi. Tune in and find out what happened to the beer under that kind of pressure. The guys taste test John’s beer and discuss all the parameters of John’s...

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Brew Strong – Storing Materials
Feb13

Brew Strong – Storing Materials

In this episode of Brew Strong, Jamil and John Palmer discuss the storage of brewing ingredients. Since there are more than just the traditional four ingredients used in craft beer today, the guys tackle things like brewing salts, cleaners, sanitary bottle caps and more. Of course, they cover raw materials like water and malt as well. Learn about different vessels, what needs to be kept fresh, and what you might not be thinking of...

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