Munich Helles Memorial Day Brew

I was pushing through Giant Eagle the other day when I saw a SlyFox mix pack with a Munich Helles in it. While the German Pils is available separately the Munich Helles isn’t and thats too bad. Its a tasty beer. So I’ve been on the search ever since to make my own Helles beer….

Cascade Simcoe IPA

After the success of my Hop Drop N Roll Clone I decided to put some effort into my own house IPA. I have lots of good luck with Cascade hops in the past and I just got a new bag of fresh cascades. The simcoe was just hanging around taking up freezer space so I…

Brulosopher’s Munich Helles

This was my spin on Brulosopher’s Munich Helles Recipie. He Uses Melanoidin Malt instead of decocting. I chose to do the decoction mash(which was a major PITA). In the future I’ll probably just try the Melanoidin Malt. In the end the beer cam out ok, but I think I over did it a little with…

Apricot Ale – Clone

This was an attempt at creating a Pyramid Apricot Ale Clone. Note this is the Ale version not the weizen version. Unfortunately the apricot extract just doesn’t have the right flavor, I’ll probably brew this again in a few months and attempt to use Apricot puree. Also I only included the Marris Otter because I…