Brewing is the production of beer by steeping a starch source (commonly cereal grains, the most popular of which is barley)[1] in water and fermenting the resulting sweet liquid with yeast. It may be done in a brewery by a commercial brewer, at home by a homebrewer, or by a variety of traditional methods such as communally by the indigenous peoples in Brazil when making cauim.[2] Brewing has taken place since around the 6th millennium BC, and archaeological evidence suggests that emerging civilizations including ancient Egypt[3] and Mesopotamia brewed beer.[4] Since the nineteenth century the brewing industry has been part of most western economies.

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What are the differences between tequila and vodka?

Vodka: Vodka has a long history in Eastern Europe, with both Russia and Poland claiming to have invented the drink. The name stems from the Russian word “voda” meaning water or “woda” in Polish. The first documented production of vodka dates back to the ninth century. During the Middle Ages the distilled liquor was used…

CHEF + BREWER = ELEVATED BEER + INDIAN FOOD PAIRINGS

Food is a culmination of different ingredients (fruit, vegetables, dairy, proteins, herbs, and spices) mixed with acid, fat, or a liquid, served raw or cooked in liquid, or over fire, heat, or smoke. The skillful manipulation of these ingredients can completely change the food and create a unique dish. It’s the chef’s knowledge and training…

QUALITY ASSURANCE AND THE INDIAN BREWPUB PART 2 : The Brewer’s Guide On Server Education For Indian Brew-pubs + Taprooms

Server education is crucial for success in brewpubs, microbreweries, and taprooms. As brewers, we pass countless hours honing recipes, carefully brewing, and cellaring beers to craft that perfect pint. Even a single inexperienced server or careless dishwasher can ruin that experience for your customer, possibly forever. This, matched with the risks of over-serving and serving…

Does drinking an alcoholic beverage once a week ( in moderation, like 6 to 7 drinks of 7% per drink of alcohol contents ) affect building muscle or muscle we have?

As a group, the bodybuilder is more health conscious of the foods we put into our physical structures than the Average.  I picked up the following line from Arnold Schwarzenegger in regards to soda pop, but it applies to anything that doesn’t directly provide nutritional value or support for the individual. “Why take something the…

QUALITY ASSURANCE AND THE INDIAN BREWPUB

Here is general meaning  of quality, but what does this mean for a brewery? One good definition for a quality beer is simply ‘‘A beer that consistently meets specification’’. However, the idea of specification means that someone has decided what the beers defining characteristics should be and how they should be measured.Let’s look at the…