I Brew – U Brew | A 13 year home brewer shares the current happenings of his favorite hobby

New Years Brewing Resolutions

Ah, 2016 — a fresh start, a clean sheet, a new beginning.  Two thousand sixteen — the year that you are going to lose weight, learn a new language or reduce your social networking dependence.  Living in Asia gives me the unique opportunity to set, and fail at, fulfilling both Gregorian and Lunar resolutions.  A perennial    […]

Brewflection — 2015.

We’ve got a lot to be thankful for in Korea this go around the sun.  We’ve still got 2 LHBSs (craftbrewer.co.kr & seoulhomebrew.com — “local” obviously varies in context but when you live in a country the size of Indiana ..) continually striving to add new and exciting products for the growing home-brew scene in Korea.    […]

New Beer’s Resolutions

Brew more SMASH beers:  In Korea, our access to base malts is fairly limited to one manufacturer of pale, vienna, munich, wheat and rye.  However, with few options comes creative opportunity to use alternative practices such as mash temperatures, hops selection/timing and yeast choice.  I made a SMASH inspired from a Northern Brewer recipe split    […]