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Beer Tasting: Decoction Envy Vienna Lager

My first attempt at a Vienna lager has nicely cleared and conditioned, turning into one delicious beer! My overall evaluation is below. The Basics Original gravity = 1.055; final gravity = 1.014; abv = 5.4%; estimated IBU = 29 Aroma … Continue reading

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Decoction Envy Vienna Lager

Continuing my exploration of Vienna malt, I turned my sights onto the most Viennese of all Vienna malt-based brews: Vienna lager. This is my first time with the style, and only my third time brewing a lager beer, so I did … Continue reading

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Lithographica Pilsner

Hobbies have a way of sneaking up on you. My homebrewing started in earnest nearly eight years ago, when I bought some basic equipment and ingredients for a red ale. For the next few years, things chugged along with various … Continue reading

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