Category Archives: bottling

Beer Update: Gondwana Pale Ale 1.1, Vaalbara Session IPA

Last night (August 29), I bottled up the Gondwana Pale Ale 1.1 and transferred the Vaalbara Session IPA over to the secondary. Details are below. Gondwana Pale Ale 1.1 This beer had been dry hopping for 12 days. It had … Continue reading

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Summer Blonde Ale Bottled

Success! My experiment with summer brewing (using a temperature-controlled freezer) has gone well, so last night I bottled my summer blonde ale. Here are the stats: I fermented it from June 28 to July 7 at 62°. I didn’t see … Continue reading

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Beer Updates: El Dorado Amber Ale, Rodinia IPA

Mopping up some loose ends from the brewing season… El Dorado Amber Ale After 20 days of dry-hopping, I bottled this on April 27. Final gravity was 1.010 at 60 degrees; down from 1.053 original gravity, this works out to … Continue reading

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Beer Updates: El Dorado Amber Ale, California Vanilla Porter, Gondwana IPA

Over the past two weeks, there has been some action on various batches. This is all summarized below. El Dorado Amber Ale On April 7, one week after brewing, I transferred the El Dorado Amber Ale over to the secondary … Continue reading

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Beer Updates: California Vanilla Porter, Gondwana IPA, Fake Tire 3.0

I haven’t done a brewing session in two weeks (life has been busy!), but I have been dabbling in a few other beer-related activities. These are outlined below. Fake Tire Amber AleThe Fake Tire 3.0 Amber Ale was bottled on … Continue reading

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