Archive for September, 2007

09-27-07 Basic Brewing Radio – Offbeat Yeasts Part Two

We continue our tasting with Michael Tonsmeire, the Mad Fermentationist from Washington D.C. This week, all the beers are fermented with Brettanomyces.

09-20-07 Basic Brewing Radio – Offbeat Yeasts Part One

Michael Tonsmeire, the Mad Fermentationist from Washington D.C., shares some of his beers made with other-than-normal yeast. In this episode: Kvass, Flanders Red, and a Strong, Dark Belgian.

09-13-07 Basic Brewing Radio – Keeping Bees

We talk to home brewer and amateur bee keeper Ryan Wilson about how to get insects to make the sweet stuff for our meads and braggots.

09-06-07 Basic Brewing Radio – “Marketing” Homebrew

Creative Consultants Bob Corscadden and James Gardner of jimbob give us tips on “selling” the idea of drinking homebrew and other good beers in this day of mass-marketed big-boy beers.