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Samuel Adams Rebel IPA – Cascade | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

Heavy doses of Cascade hops bring notes of citrus and spicy pine with just enough bitterness to draw you back for another sip. Read More »

Karl Strauss Aurora Hoppyalis IPA (Best of 2016?) | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

Okay fine, we admit it, you can’t see the Northern Lights this far south. But San Diego has its own version of Aurora Borealis, and ours has cast a hoppy spell over this city. What the rest of the world calls an IPA, San Diego locals consider pale in comparison. Aurora Hoppyalis is our San Diego-style IPA brewed with Simcoe, Mosaic, Amarillo, and Citra hops. Robust flavors and aromas of tropical fruit, pine, and tangerine linger through a dry, crisp finish. Tonight’s forecast: clear hoppy skies. Read More »

Is Pliny the Elder a Perfect Beer? | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

Is Pliny the Elder the perfect beer? I discuss what makes a beer perfect in this video. Cheers! Read More »

Brewing a Quad on the PicoBrew Zymatic System | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

Buy A BGN Shirt/Glass Here – http://www.beergeeknation.com/store http://facebook.com/beergeeknation http://www.beergeeknation.com http://www.twitter.com/beergeeknation Today on BGN I brewed a Belgian Quad on the PicoBrew Zymatic brewing system. Cheers! MALTS Type Amount (lb) Gravity (pts) Color (pts) Belgian Pils 8 lbs 68.5 5.7 Wheat Malt 8 oz 4.76 0.3 Belgian CaraMunich 8 oz 4.04 13.9 Belgian Candi Sugar Amber 1 lbs 11.01 27.8 HOPS Type Amount (oz) Alpha Acid % Time Nugget 0.43 13 60 Hallertau 0.21 3.1 20 MASH Type Temp (F) Time Style Dough In 102 20 Infusion Mash 1 152 30 Infusion Mash 2 154 60 Infusion Mash Out 175 10 Infusion YEAST Name Expected AA% Range Temp (F) Pitch Temp (F) Fermentis Safbrew T-58 75 59 – 68 63 Read More »

Sixpoint C.R.E.A.M. | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

It doesn’t take a pH.D: Drop the Acid, Drop the Base, Drop the Mic…. You started with cream in your coffee, now have coffee in your cream ale. Pour up a bright blonde coffee ale and end your day the way you started it. With a delicious craft brew. It’s Mad Science. Read More »

Sierra Nevada Barrel Aged Maillard’s Odyssey | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

This is a special barrel aged version of our Beer Camp Across America collaboration with Bell’s Brewery. This robust ale is layered with complex flavors of caramel, chocolate, and coffee, coupled with notes of vanilla an coconut from nearly 16 months of aging in bourbon barrels. Read More »