Posted on

Hop Project September 9, 2017

Hop Project September 9, 2017. Albany Pump Station. We are making a smash beer. Using the same wort and yeast, Imperial A38 Juice, each of 16 participants are using a different hop. We will each exchange 2 beers with every other brewer on October 7.   8:30 AM.Chris Leo starts the brew, heating the water..[…]

Posted on

Road Trip to Hudson Brewing Company

  Road Trip: Russ and Roger visit Hudson Brewing Company  in Hudson, N.Y. https://www.hudsonbrew.com/ We filled the Transit, plugged in the GPS, and hit the road. It was a gorgeous day as we passed fields of veggies, apples, hay and all the bounty of upstate. I – 90, Rt. 9, 9H, 66 and then into the maze[…]

Posted on

Announcing the 2017 Special Grain Buy!

The Homebrew Emporium will once again be organizing a bulk grain purchase on behalf of our customers. To participate, call or stop in to your local Homebrew Emporium.   We are accepting orders through Sunday, August 27th  and you will be able to pickup the grain Sunday September 10th, probably even sooner.  We will contact[…]

Posted on

Road Trip to Table 41 Brewing

Bobby Belleard, head brewer at Table 41, gave me directions to see where he and partner Giorgio are serving beer this summer, from May until October. They are at Lanthier’s Grove, in Clifton Park. Never having been there the address 4 Dunsbach Ferry Rd, Cohoes, NY was punched into my GPS and I was off. Lanthier’s[…]