SheppyBrewhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/Homebrewing website for SheppyBrew Nano-Brewery.en-usTue, 10 Jun 2003 04:00:00 GMThttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoSheppyBrewhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/Tue, 10 Jun 2003 09:41:01 GMThttp://www.sheppybrew.com/rss/RSSHandler.ashxSheppySheppyBrew Brew MasterSheppyComment: on X-Mas Ale 2017http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=141#comment2230X-Mas Ale 2017 Fermentation started up sometime yesterday. Going strong today 6411/20/2017 10:28:57 AM2230#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=141#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoWhere'd My ManGo Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140&d=11_20_2017Standard American wheat beer flavored with mango.11/20/2017 10:25:32 AM140#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140-11/20/2017http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Where'd My ManGo Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140#comment2229Where'd My ManGo Wheat Kegged today. Added about half the mango flavoring. 1.010 FG. Tastes good so far. Hope to try the carbonated beer next weekend.11/20/2017 10:23:12 AM2229#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on X-Mas Ale 2017http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=141#comment2228X-Mas Ale 2017 Brew day today. Everything went to plan. Into the fermentor before 11AM.11/19/2017 11:20:36 AM2228#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=141#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoX-Mas Ale 2017http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=141&d=11_19_2017The 2017 version of SheppyBrew's X-Mas ale. This year the beer will include a little blueberry extract. 11/19/2017 11:17:29 AM141#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=141-11/19/2017http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#comment2227Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Ale Killed the keg. Good to have an empty for Mango Wheat. 11/17/2017 5:38:44 PM2227#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Where'd My ManGo Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140#comment2226Where'd My ManGo Wheat Racked into secondary on Mango Puree last night. Beer is tasting good. I did not take a gravity reading.11/15/2017 6:34:14 AM2226#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Where'd My ManGo Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140#comment2225Where'd My ManGo Wheat I'm hoping to Mango this wheat tonight. We'll see.11/14/2017 7:05:38 AM2225#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Summer Lovin' American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#comment2224Summer Lovin' American Wheat Still tasting good. Still getting too much foam per pour. 11/13/2017 11:17:31 AM2224#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Rocktoberfest Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#comment2223Rocktoberfest Lager Still have some of this. Gave a bomber to "Casey". She said it was "fantastic". Not sure how much is left probably not much.11/13/2017 11:16:52 AM2223#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoKiller Cricket Porterhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139&d=11_10_2017A pre-prohibition porter. Rich and black. Oats in the background. Fairly low in alcohol. Delicious.11/10/2017 5:58:45 PM139#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139-11/10/2017http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#comment2222Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Ale The flavor of the brown malt is interesting. I can't quite describe it. Roasty isn't exactly right, but neither is bready. Somewhere between Munich and Roasted malt. A bit unexpected in a pale ale, and unique. I really like it. 11/10/2017 10:45:54 AM2222#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Killer Cricket Porterhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139#comment2220Killer Cricket Porter Took a sample. Tastes great. Lots of chocolate flavor. Took a Refractometer reading and got 6 brix. That corresponds to 1.009 fg based on the Beer Smith calculator. It does taste dry enough that it could be that fg. Looking forward to getting this kegged. Just need to finish up CO Pelican. 11/10/2017 10:38:07 AM2220#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Where'd My ManGo Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140#comment2219Where'd My ManGo Wheat Fermentation is basically done. Accidentally took a sample (meant to pull from Killer Cricket). I got 5 brix, which according to my conversion program puts the gravity at 1.005. Pretty sure it isn't quite that low, but maybe. Tasted good. 11/10/2017 10:33:03 AM2219#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Where'd My ManGo Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140#comment2217Where'd My ManGo Wheat Brew day went very well. OG 1.046. About perfect as the Mangos are not in there yet. 11/5/2017 2:47:30 AM2217#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Killer Cricket Porterhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139#comment2216Killer Cricket Porter Moved beer to secondary so I'd have room for Mango Lovin'. Didn't take gravity or taste sample, but it smells good. Also harvesting yeast. 11/4/2017 5:14:54 AM2216#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Where'd My ManGo Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140#comment2215Where'd My ManGo Wheat The Beer Model and I Bought ingredients Thursday night. Brewing today. 11/4/2017 5:06:36 AM2215#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=140#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Falling Leaves Autumn Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=97#comment2214Falling Leaves Autumn Saison Been drinking this a lot. Been great. 11/1/2017 3:00:51 PM2214#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=97#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Killer Cricket Porterhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139#comment2213Killer Cricket Porter Fermentation beginning to slow down. Still bubbling. 70 degrees.11/1/2017 5:53:46 AM2213#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Killer Cricket Porterhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139#comment2212Killer Cricket Porter Fermentation underway. 6410/30/2017 9:07:26 PM2212#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Killer Cricket Porterhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139#comment2211Killer Cricket Porter Brewed yesterday. Everything went well. 10/30/2017 5:48:14 AM2211#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Killer Cricket Porterhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139#comment2210Killer Cricket Porter I bought ingredients today. Will brew this weekend.10/26/2017 1:51:49 PM2210#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=139#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Summer Lovin' American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#comment2209Summer Lovin' American Wheat Soured beer turned out really great too. Much like a Flanders Red. 10/12/2017 6:37:24 PM2209#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Rocktoberfest Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#comment2208Rocktoberfest Lager Well, the Rockies lost the play-in game. I think it was that I was out of town and not drinking this beer. Oh well... There is always next year. The beer is extremely clear and tasting great. 10/6/2017 11:47:58 AM2208#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Summer Lovin' American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#comment2207Summer Lovin' American Wheat Well, the non-sour beer turned out perfect. I'm really happy with the level of orange flavor. 10/6/2017 11:41:01 AM2207#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#comment2206Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Ale There is just a slight touch of a roast flavor, which I think comes from the brown malt. Unique flavor in a golden ale. Yum ??9/30/2017 6:57:18 PM2206#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Summer Lovin' American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#comment2205Summer Lovin' American Wheat Bottled up about 3/4 of a gallon of SCOBY-soured beer. Sample tasted pretty good. Carbing with a combination of cherry juice and orange juice. Will be interesting to see how this tastes once carbed.9/30/2017 5:25:24 AM2205#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Falling Leaves Autumn Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=97#comment2204Falling Leaves Autumn Saison Kegged today. 1.007 FG isn't as low as I would ideally ask for, but it is fine. 5.4% ABV beer. Tastes great.9/30/2017 5:23:29 AM2204#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=97#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoFalling Leaves Autumn Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=97&d=09_30_2017The Autumnal version of my Saison series of beers. A bit higher in alcohol with some canned pumpkin in the mash.9/30/2017 5:20:54 AM97#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=97-09/30/2017http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Rocktoberfest Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#comment2203Rocktoberfest Lager Delicious. Rockies could clinch a wildcard spot tonight. 9/29/2017 6:11:26 PM2203#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Summer Lovin' American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#comment2202Summer Lovin' American Wheat Put in kegerator. 9/29/2017 5:29:38 PM2202#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#comment2201T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lager Killed the keg. 9/29/2017 5:28:03 PM2201#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#comment2200Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Ale Yum ??9/29/2017 5:27:35 PM2200#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Summer Lovin' American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#comment2199Summer Lovin' American Wheat Kegged today. Nice little "summer" beer for my wife to enjoy during the beginning of the Autumn season.9/24/2017 8:56:54 AM2199#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoSummer Lovin' American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41&d=09_24_2017My beer model wanted to brew a beer like New Belgium's Sunshine Wheat on the 2011 National National Home-Brew Day.9/24/2017 8:50:53 AM41#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41-09/24/2017http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Summer Lovin' American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#comment2198Summer Lovin' American Wheat Took a sample. 1.008. Since I decided to call the og 1.047, this is a 5.1 abv beer. Nice orange background flavor. I think I can keg this now. 9/23/2017 8:43:40 AM2198#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#comment2197Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Ale Carbed pretty well now. Tastes good. Firm bitterness. Dry. Tastes like I think the guidelines describe.9/21/2017 8:02:45 PM2197#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Falling Leaves Autumn Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=97#comment2196Falling Leaves Autumn Saison Brewed Sunday. Fermentation took off. Thought I would need a blow-off tube, but it turned out that I didn't.9/21/2017 7:58:54 PM2196#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=97#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Summer Lovin' American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#comment2195Summer Lovin' American Wheat Secondary with honey, orange zest, and coriander. 9/19/2017 7:21:58 PM2195#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Falling Leaves Autumn Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=97#comment2194Falling Leaves Autumn Saison Bought ingredients today. Also did a six cup starter. 9/16/2017 6:23:51 PM2194#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=97#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Rocktoberfest Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#comment2193Rocktoberfest Lager A little preview of Rocktoberfest Lager. Generally, I want to save this keg for the baseball playoffs as the Colorado Rockies make their way to the World Series. Great Amber lager even if the Rockies don't make it. #PipeDream #AutumnWeather #Oktoberfest #Rocktoberfest #AmberLager #Lager #HomeBrew #GoRockies #GnomesLikeBeer #GnomeLand #GNuisance9/16/2017 5:27:10 PM2193#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#comment2192Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Ale Put on left side of kegerator. Poured from tap. Obviously not carbonayed, but I really like the flavor. 9/16/2017 5:26:19 PM2192#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#comment2191Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Ale Kegged. 1.009 FG. Tastes great.9/16/2017 1:05:16 PM2191#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Rocktoberfest Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#comment2190Rocktoberfest Lager Grabbed a couple little samples from the keg. Could use some settling for clarity and it needs carbonation. It is however tasting great. Very smooth and balanced. Perfect color. Tastes rich and bready. Might like it a little drier. I think for future batches, I might cut way down on caramunich. Go Rockies.9/14/2017 4:05:56 PM2190#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Summer Lovin' American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#comment2189Summer Lovin' American Wheat Just figured out why my OG was so low. I completely forgot to add honey. Duh! Took at sample. Got 5 brix, which calculates out to 1.006. I'll probably add honey when I go to secondary with Coriander Seed and Orange Zest.9/14/2017 3:49:01 PM2189#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#comment2188Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Ale Another taste/refractometer sample. 5.8 brix puts this at about 1.009. Love the flavor. Not particularly "dry" as the style calls for, but it is a delicious pale ale. Clarity is great.9/14/2017 3:40:16 PM2188#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Summer Lovin' American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#comment2187Summer Lovin' American Wheat Brewed yesterday. Went well although my og is low. I did cut the boil off in the middle to pick up my son, but I didn't think it should be with as low as it was. Fermentation was rocking today. 9/11/2017 10:32:51 PM2187#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Boo Berry American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=63#comment2186Boo Berry American Wheat My wife finally finished off this beer. 9/10/2017 5:03:42 PM2186#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=63#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Summer Lovin' American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#comment2185Summer Lovin' American Wheat Despite my better judgement, I think I might brew this coming weekend.9/7/2017 9:16:40 AM2185#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=41#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#comment2184Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Ale Took a taste sample and a refractometer reading. 5.9 brix puts the gravity at about 1.010. The flavor is nice. A bit of fruity flavor from hops and yeast esters. Light bread character from malt. Hoping it will go a bit lower on the FG, but it is already tasting fantastic.9/5/2017 8:04:20 PM2184#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#comment2183Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Ale Was gone this past weekend. There was some yeast in the blow off tube so good thing I remembered to put it in. 72 degrees. Looks to be close to done. 9/4/2017 6:33:48 PM2183#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#comment2182T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lager No lime. Delicious, but not limey at all. 9/4/2017 6:31:49 PM2182#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#comment2181Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Ale Brewed today. Everything went great. Fermentor is pretty full, so I will have to remember to put in a blow-off-tube.9/1/2017 9:26:56 AM2181#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#comment2180Colorado Pelican Australian Sparkling Ale bought ingredients today.8/31/2017 12:07:46 PM2180#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=138#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoRocktoberfest Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/rocktober.aspx?08_27_2017Seasonal beer to drink during the baseball playoffs ... hopefully while the Rockies are going to another world series. The first one was a dark, balanced, almost sweet brew with a decent ABV. It was sort of a dunkle munich style ale. 2010 is closer to a traditional Ocktoberfest lager without any Mr. Beer ingredients. Am planning to brew this every August to be ready around October.8/27/2017 10:55:28 AM21#/recipes/rocktober.aspx-08/27/2017http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Rocktoberfest Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#comment2179Rocktoberfest Lager 5.1% abv8/27/2017 10:03:49 AM2179#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Rocktoberfest Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#comment2178Rocktoberfest Lager Kegged today. Thought attenuation would be better than the 1.018. But it tastes great. Nicely balanced. Great Munich malt richness without being too much. Chilling for October. Go Rockies!8/27/2017 9:49:31 AM2178#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Rocktoberfest Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#comment2177Rocktoberfest Lager Time to think about kegging this. 8/26/2017 4:58:43 PM2177#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoRed Eye Red Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136&d=08_26_2017My LBHS was kind enough to help me out with my Great Cycle Challenge fundraising by putting together a kit. The proceeds from the sale of the kit go to the Children's Cancer Research Fund.8/26/2017 4:58:07 PM136#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136-08/26/2017http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Red Eye Red Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#comment2176Red Eye Red Ale Dumped it. The keg was about half empty. Earlier in my brewing "career" I probably would have finished this keg. Rocktoberfest will replace this beer. 8/26/2017 2:01:26 PM2176#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Red Eye Red Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#comment2175Red Eye Red Ale Yep. I'll be dumping this once the Rocktoberfest is ready to be kegged. In the meantime, I am using for soaking brats or other sauces requiring beer. 8/19/2017 7:07:43 PM2175#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#comment2174T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lager I REALLY like this beer, but the name has to be ironic. Trash pa might be a better name for this. 8/19/2017 4:59:15 PM2174#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Rocktoberfest Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#comment2173Rocktoberfest Lager Have not been great about controlling temp after the first couple days. Good thing I don't believe the myths around brewing lagers. 8/19/2017 4:57:38 PM2173#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#comment2172T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lager Had a couple of pints. Other than needing more carbonation, this beer is perfect. 8/13/2017 4:03:04 PM2172#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Red Eye Red Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#comment2171Red Eye Red Ale Blending this with my saison is the best way to drink this beer. Made delicious bbq sauce with it today. 8/13/2017 3:46:13 PM2171#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Rocktoberfest Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#comment2170Rocktoberfest Lager Brew day today went very well. OG 1.057. See SheppyBrew facebook feed for a pretty detailed timeline. 8/13/2017 3:43:15 PM2170#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Red Eye Red Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#comment2169Red Eye Red Ale Feeling ok with the flavor at the moment. 8/12/2017 2:11:08 PM2169#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#comment2168T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lager Kegged today. Still delicious. 8/12/2017 10:52:35 AM2168#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#comment2167T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lager Since the keg of Bob Dog blew, I'll be kegging this soon. 8/11/2017 6:15:51 PM2167#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Bob Dog ESBhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=135#comment2166Bob Dog ESB Keg blew tonight. That's ok. It means I can keg T.Ra.Sh.8/11/2017 6:14:23 PM2166#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=135#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Rocktoberfest Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#comment2165Rocktoberfest Lager Bought ingredients today. Will brew on Sunday.8/11/2017 12:03:23 PM2165#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Rocktoberfest Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#comment2164Rocktoberfest Lager Need to update the recipe. Hoping to brew this weekend.8/8/2017 2:04:03 PM2164#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=21#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Red Eye Red Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#comment2163Red Eye Red Ale Not my favorite. Might end up dumping after all. 8/6/2017 7:28:30 PM2163#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Bob Dog ESBhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=135#comment2162Bob Dog ESB Great clarity. Trying to drink this up so I can get a keg. 8/6/2017 7:27:38 PM2162#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=135#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Boo Berry American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=63#comment2161Boo Berry American Wheat Tasting good. Nice blueberry flavor. 8/6/2017 7:26:42 PM2161#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=63#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#comment2160T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lager Secondary today. Decided to leave out lime zest. Put it in bbq sauce instead. 1.010. Nicely hopped. 8/6/2017 7:23:28 PM2160#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Boo Berry American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=63#comment2159Boo Berry American Wheat Shared with Beer Model's family. The mom liked it. Tastes good. 7/29/2017 6:16:16 PM2159#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=63#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Bob Dog ESBhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=135#comment2158Bob Dog ESB Shared with Beer Model's family. Not their favorite, but it is still tasty. 7/29/2017 6:14:09 PM2158#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=135#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Hail Storm Summer Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#comment2157Hail Storm Summer Saison Yum. ??7/29/2017 5:56:40 PM2157#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Red Eye Red Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#comment2156Red Eye Red Ale Had a taste. Actually tasting pretty good. Going to have to chill and carb it. 7/29/2017 5:56:23 PM2156#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#comment2155T.Ra.Sh. Light Lime Mexican Lager Well, I brewed today. Made a mistake in grabbing hops and ended up putting in Columbus as 15 minutes instead of Saaz. This will make for a much hoppier and more bitter beer. Oh well. I'll like it.7/23/2017 3:12:15 PM2155#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=137#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Red Eye Red Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#comment2154Red Eye Red Ale Kegged. This is the best this beer has tasted. Not a great beer, but it is tasting pretty good. ?7/23/2017 2:20:57 PM2154#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Hail Storm Summer Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#comment2153Hail Storm Summer Saison Had a pint just for fun. Tastes great even without much carbonation ??7/23/2017 1:25:12 PM2153#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Helles in a Hand Bock-skethttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=75#comment2152Helles in a Hand Bock-sket Almost done. Getting some yeast in the pour now. Still a yummy beer. 7/22/2017 4:35:01 PM2152#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=75#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Red Eye Red Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#comment2151Red Eye Red Ale Still waiting for a keg. I think I'll kill one tonight. The coffee flavor is making this beer more tolerable. 7/22/2017 4:33:35 PM2151#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Hail Storm Summer Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#comment2149Hail Storm Summer Saison Kegged it up. Disappointing fg at 1.008. Tastes delicious, though. That's the important thing. 7/22/2017 4:31:53 PM2149#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Boo Berry American Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=63#comment2148Boo Berry American Wheat Still drinking. Still tastes like a blueberry beer. I still think it tastes pretty good.7/11/2017 12:39:05 PM2148#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=63#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Red Eye Red Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#comment2147Red Eye Red Ale Over the weekend, I racked into secondary with 6oz of coffee and some honey to kick up fermentation again. The mildew flavor was not as bad as I remembered from the initial taste, so maybe this is salvageable. 7/11/2017 12:38:17 PM2147#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Melting Stream Spring Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=105#comment2146Melting Stream Spring Saison Keg blew on Sunday. Luckily, I have the summer saison going strong in the fermentor.7/11/2017 12:34:39 PM2146#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=105#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Hail Storm Summer Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#comment2145Hail Storm Summer Saison Actively fermenting by the time I looked at it yesterday. Put in a blow-off tube.7/11/2017 12:33:30 PM2145#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: Brew day on Hail Storm Summer Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#comment2144Hail Storm Summer Saison Brewed today. Really hot day. 1.048. Can't wait to get this in a keg. 7/9/2017 11:54:01 AM2144#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Helles in a Hand Bock-skethttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=75#comment2143Helles in a Hand Bock-sket Now July and I have some left. Yummy. ??7/8/2017 6:53:30 PM2143#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=75#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Melting Stream Spring Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=105#comment2142Melting Stream Spring Saison Hard to believe I still have some. Brewing the summer saison tomorrow. Still tasting great. It will be gone today or tomorrow. 7/8/2017 6:10:45 PM2142#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=105#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Hail Storm Summer Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#comment2141Hail Storm Summer Saison Bought ingredients today.7/7/2017 11:33:34 AM2141#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Bob Dog ESBhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=135#comment2140Bob Dog ESB Good beer. Nice carbonation / head retention. Very clear. I enjoy this beer.6/23/2017 3:50:06 PM2140#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=135#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Red Eye Red Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#comment2139Red Eye Red Ale There is something wrong with this beer. Has the same mildew flavor I got when I tried brewing T.Ra.Sh. Light Mexican Lager last June. I'm afraid I'm going to have to dump this. Wish I knew what I did to screw this up. Bummer.6/23/2017 3:48:46 PM2139#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Hail Storm Summer Saisonhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#comment2138Hail Storm Summer Saison About time to get this brewed for 20176/20/2017 10:42:33 AM2138#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoHail Storm Summer Saison (archive)http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=109&d=06_20_20176/20/2017 10:40:17 AM109#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=109-06/20/2017http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Red Eye Red Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#comment2137Red Eye Red Ale Brewed on 6/16. Took a few days for the yeast to start up. It is going now, though.6/19/2017 10:21:51 AM2137#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=136#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: on Bob Dog ESBhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=135#comment2136Bob Dog ESB First taste. Nice malt and hop balance. Tastes drier than the 1.018 FG. Tasty beer. 5.8 abv. Yummy. Probably shouldn't treat it like a session beer. 6/11/2017 6:37:03 PM2136#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=135#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.ico