It takes a lot of alcohol to kill germs, and there is just not enough alcohol in beer or wine to do the trick. Hops may help, but microorganisms can thrive, even excel in beer or wine. Best to thoroughly sanitize.
Brewing a spiced pumpkin holiday beer for your friends and family is easier than you think. Here are some tips on making spiced pumpkin ales.
Learn the basics of homebrewing beer. This guide shows how to brew beer, an American Pale Ale with malt extracts, cascade hops and safale US-05 and water. I’ll explain everything you need, and each step along the way.
This is a thorough examination of powdered oxygen-based cleansers and sanitizers used to clean homebrewing equipment. The differences between One Step, B-Brite, C-Brite and OxiClean are examined.
Learn how to brew with this great tasting, simple recipe, and this concise guide which takes you through the basic home beer making process from dissolving extracts, adding hops, fermenting and bottling.