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How a beer becomes year-round

...established in 1986 by Jeff and Marcy Larson, you have probably seen the different brewing systems, from single-barrel home brewer's dream to the ten-barrel system, to the newest, largest 100-barrel system, which notably runs on spent grain...
If you're shopping for me for the holidays (or someone like me) PART II

...the first place I'd check is Gourmet Alaska. This is also the place to go if you think you might have a potential home brewer on your hands. It's stocked with everything from little gimmicky items to Le Creuset dutch ovens, from jars of truffled...
Contest brews a champ

In 2005, Juneau home brewer Scorch Burnet discovered an intriguing recipe for a saison, a Belgian farmhouse-style ale. Sound off on the important issues...
Brewers team up on beer to help military families of Center of the Universe Brewing Co. in suburban Richmond, was pitching for the Seattle Mariners.A home brewer at the time, Ray wanted to partner with a local brewery to create a charity beer. Together with Fremont Brewing Co...
Home brew nation seems the traits necessary to become a home brewer are a love of beer and an enjoyment of cooking. "They...turn out the same. "(Consistency) is difficult as a home brewer because you don't have a lot of the controls that a...
The art of brewing beer

...techniques. Her husband Geoff, a home-brewer, brewed up a batch and was so...Simcoe. Fellow employee, former home-brewer and beer craftsman Tyler Lindquist...with a hop grower and become a home brewer in the middle of a micro brewery...
NBA Capsules

...and Denver overcame a 40-point effort by Kobe Bryant to beat the Los Angeles Lakers for its seventh straight win at home.Brewer made four of his six 3-pointers in the final 12-plus minutes, helping the Nuggets hold off the Lakers, whose...
Beer makers in Alaska brace for skyrocketing price of hops

...could be a while before prices stabilize. "It's a complete change in the market," said Trev Mostella, a local home-brewer who teaches beer making through the culinary arts program at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Tanana Valley Campus...
Investment with Alaskan Brewing pays off

...launched in 1986 by Marcy and Geoff Larson. After spending about five years researching the industry, Geoff, an avid home brewer with a degree in chemical engineering, and his wife, Marcy - both in their 20s - set out in search of investors...
New Permafrost brand features potato vodka blend

...Permafrost - Alaskan Vodka." A lifelong commercial pilot, Foster first came up with the idea to take his hobby as home brewer one step farther and create a vodka that fused hearty Matanuska Valley-grown potatoes, known for their high potassium...


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