Tag Archives: New York City Homebrewers Guild

HBW 50: A Homebrewer’s Reflections: My first homebrew competition

Having recently received my scoresheets from my first ever homebrew competition (Homebrew Alley) I decided to use this week’s Homebrew Wednesday to review the scoresheets and discuss my thoughts on the the judges’ feedback. In turn, my main goal for … Continue reading


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Hop Cholent Double IPA Brew Day (13.3oz of Hops!!!)

As promised in my last HBW video. Here’s the full brew day video for my Hop Cholent Double IPA. Inspiration behind this beer’s name: In the shtetls (small Jewish communities) of 19th Century Europe and Israel a stew or cholent … Continue reading

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TBP Presents: Charlie Papazian @ Bitter and Esters (Part One-Interview)

On Wednesday, October 29, 2014 I headed down to Bitter & Esters  to interview and then hang out with the one and only Charlie Papazian, one of my and many brewers’ (home and craft alike) biggest role models. Since founding the … Continue reading

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Homebrew Wednesday 25: Hop, Hop, Hurray!

Time to wrap up my SJ Porr Challenge 2014 beer….In this week’s episode Homebrew Wednesday I give you an update on what I’ve been up to recently and then shoot you off to footage of me adding both sets of … Continue reading

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HBW #19: Bronx Homebrewers Assocation March Meeting

On Tuesday, March 11, 2014 I took the subway up to 238th Street and headed to Bronx Ale House for the March meeting of the Bronx Homebrewers Association (Facebook) which focused on mead. As is with many homebrewing club meetings, we … Continue reading

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Homebrew Wednesday #5: Breakfast Stout Wrap-Up

In this week’s Homebrew Wednesday I “wrap-up” my Breakfast Stout. First I give my first impressions on it 12 days after bottling it. Then I talk about my local home brewing club’s (New York City Homebrewers Guild) November meeting. Finally … Continue reading

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