Category Archives: session beer

Beer Tasting: Session Stout

I’ve had this beer on tap for about a month; it has been really enjoyable! Session Stout The Basics 1.042 s.g., 1.012 f.g., 3.9% abv, 31 IBU, 42 SRM  Appearance Clear, black beer, with a fine tan head that is … Continue reading

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Ophidia IPA

I “needed” to brew another IPA, and was in the mood for something a bit lower in alcohol. The November 2014 issue of Brew Your Own magazine had a clone recipe for Suicide Squeeze IPA, from Fort George Brewery. It was … Continue reading

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Beer Tasting: Jarrylo Session IPA

I brewed this one waaay back, and haven’t gotten around to posting my tasting (completed in early March). Here it is! The Basics Original gravity = 1.047; final gravity = 1.017; abv = 3.9%; estimated IBU = 53. Appearance Very … Continue reading

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Jarrylo Session IPA Kegged

Tonight (10 January 2016) I kegged my Jarrylo Session IPA, which has been fermenting for 11 days. The yeast had dropped very clear, and the beer had a malty flavor (all that Munich!) with a rather subdued bitterness. I’d probably … Continue reading

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Jarrylo Session IPA

For my last brew of 2015, I’m making a session IPA that is a modest departure from my previous session IPA. This is primarily to adjust for and use up ingredients on-hand, but also in order to try out a … Continue reading

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