BrewBench

BrewBench is an Arduino brew monitor, controller and alert system for the home brewer enthusiast. It uses the Arduino REST API to interface with thermistors connected to the analog ports. You can also connect a relay to the digital ports Read More …

Fun with Yun

Monitoring kettle temps is key for any home brewer. The Arduino Yun model was essential since it has WiFi built in and includes a REST API to interface with it. Using Thermistors and a bit of Angular.js we were able Read More …

QuickLeft Beerfest hackfest

This was a night of firsts at the QuickLeft brewfest and hackfest. Beer was sponsored by Diebolt brewing and West Flanders Brewing. My friend Ira and I brewed a beer and hacked within 3 hrs. For the brew it was Read More …

Brew Day Playoffs

This weekend I tried out a chill brewing method. I didn’t use a heat exchanger but instead used the snow to chill the beer. It does take a bit longer but if you are watching NFL playoffs it works out Read More …

Pliny Clone

This was an epic brew. Most hops i’ve ever put in a beer. Malt 24 lbs 2 Row 2 lbs Carapils 1 lb Crystal 3 lbs DME Hops 3 oz Chinook 6 oz Warrior 1 oz Chinook 2 oz Simcoe Read More …