Author Archives: Barry W

About Barry W

NJ (formerly NYC) based home brewer and craft beer enthusiast sharing his brewing and imbibing adventures on "Spreading the messages of craft beer one palate at a time."

Where I’ve Been…

Though I’ve continued homebrewing since my last blog post my life has gotten significantly busier and my motivation to create posts about my brewing adventures has admittedly diminished. However, I would be remised if I stopped posting completely because too much of what makes my passion for all things … Continue reading

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Balanced Creativity: Smuttynose Brewing Company Tour

BTS tour of Smuttynose Brewing Company’s Towle Farm production brewery. (8/14/17)    

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Extra Clips: Allagash Brewing Co. Tour

After editing together my Allagash Brewing Company full tour video I felt that the clips that I left out were still worth sharing.  Hence, in this video I present them with one comic touch thrown in. Cheers! Clip One: Pre-tour introduction … Continue reading

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Efficiency & Innovation: Allagash Brewing Company

Having not paid a visit to Allagash Brewing Company (Portland, Maine) since 2011 it was a clear choice for the first of three breweries that my wife and I would visit on our five day New England road trip…So after … Continue reading

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#FABQ: Frequently Asked Beer Questions

Video Synopsis: Sharing the history of my craft beer and homebrewing journey by answering Tasting Nitch’s Frequently Asked Beer Questions. The Questions: 1. how did you get into beer geeking?/why beer? 2. whats your favorite beer? 3. if you have … Continue reading

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Best In Show Brew: Innkeeper Barleywine @ Man Skirt Brewing

Back in October of 2016 my Inn Keeper English Barleywine took 2nd place in the Best In Show rounds at NJ’s Motown Mash competition. For winning I was presented with the opportunity to brew a scaled up version of my … Continue reading

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Homebrew Wednesday 85 and 86

Homebrew Wednesday 85: Adjusting The Balance Posted to my YouTube channel on  12/13/16 Homebrewing Updates (discussed in video): Blind Faith Imperial Stout brew day and plans for additions to secondary fermenter. Announcement: Brewing my Innkeeper Barleywine at Man Skirt Brewing … Continue reading

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