Tag Archives: malt extracts

Basic Lager Recipes

April 17, 2012

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I was told after the last post that I forgot to put some examples of lagers recipes.  Time to correct that mistake.  I’ll blame it on my excitement about the Lager guide. I wanted to give a few examples of lager recipes to get you started in the lager world.  If you want to convert […]

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How To Design Your Own Beer Recipe – Step 4 – Malt Extract

February 14, 2012

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If you are at this point hopefully you have a basic understanding of specialty grains and the hops, now time to get the gist of malt extract.  Malt extract comes in dry (dme) and liquid (lme) form. For ease of this conversation I will be using LME as examples but we do have a conversion chart that […]

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3rd Essential Step Into All-Grain – All Grain Series

November 3, 2011

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A big fear with extract brewers when switching to all-grain is that they are going to have to start all over again with recipes.  Well fear no more, you can take your extract recipes and convert them over to all-grain recipes so you’ll never have to leave them behind.  I personally only know two different […]

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2cnd Essential Step Into All-Grain – All Grain Series

November 2, 2011

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The next part of the all-grain series is a basic overview of some main terms that are used to describe aspects of all-grain brewing.  While right now it may seem as you are looking at random puzzle pieces, trust me the picture will start to become more clear as we work through everything and get […]

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1st Essential Step Into All-Grain – All Grain Series

November 1, 2011

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If your thinking about diving into all-grain brewing and have been reading different articles online about how to do it, you have come across the last one that you will need to read.  All-grain brewing is really not that hard, in fact it’s easy. To make the switch to all-grain brewing we’ll go through a comprehensive step […]

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