Analysis of the Past Decade of NHC American IPA Winners

Here is a statistically driven recipe formulated from the data in this post. Data: NHC and Here for 2014 Recipe Brewing Process Averages   87.7% – Kegged their winning IPA recipes (3 didn’t specify) This correlation could explain why so many are...

Beer Money: Who’s Lobbying, How Much and for What

Every quarter lobbying reports are required to be filed with the Office of the Clerk. Below are the totals and issues for all beer lobbying for October 1 – December 31   Total Dollar Amounts The Brewers Association $30,000.00 Heineken USA $170,000.00 MillerCoors...

Dumping a Berliner Weisse

A 3rd runnings Berliner Weisse 5 months in a keg that is not completely sealed = nail polish remover. Hate dumping a sour beer, but not even keg hops can save this guy…Wait for it…….PLOP!

State Rankings by the Need for Additional Homebrew Shops

How is the Homebrew Shop Need Index Calculated? Homebrew Shop Need Index = (21 and up population/number of homebrew shops *50) + (per capita consumption in beer in gallons * 15) + (Average Internet Search Interest *35) / the highest figure (to get an index of 1.0 and...