Author Archives: Andy Farke

Eagle Face Oatmeal Stout 2021

I have made this recipe a million times (okay, more like seven or eight times), and it’s still just so enjoyable. Here’s the latest! Eagle Face Oatmeal Stout 2021 8.5 lb. Finest Maris Otter Ale Malt (Crisp) 1.5 lb. flaked … Continue reading

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Pliny vs. Pliny

I recently brewed a Pliny clone, which turned out pretty well. By fortunate coincidence, a local store (the amazing Liquorama) regularly has Russian River products, including Pliny. As an aside, if you are in the general Claremont/Upland/Rancho area, and if … Continue reading

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Pliny the Elder Clone: The MoreBeer Edition

I don’t often get beer kits, because I usually find it easier and cheaper to assemble a recipe on my own and also because kits tend to sit around on store shelves with pre-milled grains and old hops. However, I … Continue reading

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What’s Brewing? February 2022 Edition

I’ve continued to plug away at brewing projects over the past few weeks, and am enjoying the opportunity for a bit of creativity. Beer Batch Updates I kegged my altbier on Valentine’s Day, and it is now cold conditioning. I … Continue reading

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What’s Brewing? January 2022 Edition

January has blown by, and I’ve been able to get back into a rhythm of regular brewing! Beer Batch Updates MoreBeer had a sale on Pliny the Elder kits, so I picked one up and began the brewing process on … Continue reading

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