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2014, A Year in Upalong Homebrewing

I started brewing in 2010 which makes 2015 my five year anniversary, so really wanted to make 2014 a big year for my brewing. I spent more time brewing in 2014 than any other year of my life. I produced … Continue reading

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Results of the GCHC

I recently submitted six beers to the Great Canadian Homebrew Competition (put off by Canadian Amateur Brewers Association), which is mostly Ontario-based. I submitted Funk Island (Brett American Pale Ale), Vespers (Belgian Dubbel), Amherst Rock (Imperial Stout), John Barleycorn Must … Continue reading

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Trying to Keep Up!

Wow. It’s been a busy winter for homebrewing. I can’t seem to keep my blogging up to pace with my brewing! My last post talked about my Porter and Lauds, but since then I’ve brewed a table beer, a sour … Continue reading

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The 2014 Brew Plan

I just made a massive run to the home-brew shop to pick up a 25kg sack of 2-row. Since I have to mail order usually (which can cost up to $10 a batch!) and this time my friend offered to … Continue reading

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2013 Year in Upalong Homebrewing

I started this blog a year ago to document my attempts to get better at homebrewing. I have to say, 2013 has probably been the most productive and educational in my homebrewing career. I brewed styles I hadn’t brewed before, … Continue reading

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Catching up with Upalong

I seem to have fallen a little behind on my updates! In this post I discuss some tasting notes on previous beers, two new beer recipes – an American Pale Ale and a American Smoked Wheat Beer – and talk … Continue reading

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