In the pursuit of perfect homebrew, failure still makes beer.


Nice Pumpkins 2.0


Getting prepped to brew this one more time tomorrow, and I’ve got the sugar pumpkins rockin’ and roastin’ in the oven. A few tweaks here and there but lots more fun to come tomorrow.


MY Thanksgiving beer selection


Mayflower Thanksgiving Ale – Mayflower Brewing, Plymouth, MA – English-style Old Ale aged on toasted American oak

Tripel Karmeliet – Brouwerij Bosteels, Buggenhout, Belgium – Belgian Tripel

Smashed Pumpkin – Shipyard Brewing, Portland, MA – Pumpkin Ale

Innis & Gunn Original – Innis & Gunn, Scotland – Scottish Ale aged in oak barrels

In a word: gimme.

Happy Thanksgiving All!


Pouring a Perfect Pumpkin Pint


From my “pipeline” to my palate. Oh, and merry almost Christmas.