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How to Brew Beer - Home Brewing Getting Started - Popular Mechanics - StumbleUpon. Serious about making large batches of beer?

How to Brew Beer - Home Brewing Getting Started - Popular Mechanics - StumbleUpon

Splurge for a propane-powered rig with a three-tiered brew stand. This setup, by Indiana-based Blichmann Engineering, costs about $2000 and features a trio of 20- to 30-gallon pots and gas burners that put out 216,000 Btu per hour. (The high heat quickly boils large amounts of liquid, shaving hours off the brewing process.) More casual or budget brewers can make do with one big pot, heated on a common kitchen stove. Old-Fashion Homemade Fruit Wine. Let yeast sit in warm water.

Old-Fashion Homemade Fruit Wine

Add all other ingredients into a container that will hold at least 2 gallons. Make sure sugar is dissolved completely. Add yeast and stir. Cover container with a bag and string or use an airlock for wine making. In about 2 months you will have some fine homemade wine. Caramel Apple Shots. Photo: Michelle Oddis Once in a while, a party trick comes along that grabs our attention.

Caramel Apple Shots

Food blogger Michelle Oddis of That's So Michelle loves making caramel apple shots we can't imagine anyone would turn down. Skittles Vodka Tutorial. Ridiculous mixed drinks. Squirtle, Wartortle, Blastoise (Pokemon Shot and Cocktails) Ingredients: Squirtle-1/3 shot spiced rum1/3 shot coconut rum1/3 shot blue curacao Wartortle-1/2 shot spiced rum1/2 shot coconut rum1/2 shot blue curacaoFill with Mountain Dew Voltage.

Ridiculous mixed drinks

Homemade Liqueurs. Thirsty Thursday. Since I'm going to have the house to myself this weekend I'm thinking about having some fun in the kitchen.

Thirsty Thursday

I've been looking around on Pinterest for some yummy recipes to play with. The possibilities are endless ! Homebrewing 101. Extract Brew Day Brewing beer with malt extract is the starting point for most new homebrewers.

Homebrewing 101

The process requires minimal equipment and procedures, while still producing quality beer at home.