I was hanging out at CO-Brew, enjoying the Mosaic IPA I was drinking. I thought that the mango and berry flavors would go well Galaxy hops. I wanted to make a beer, combining the two hops and see what the result was.
On hot summer days, I’ve always been a fan of session strength pale ales. Served cold with a good amount of carbonation, in moderation they quench the thirst and give me motivation to do some yard work.
This American pale ale came about as a desire to create a hop-forward summer thirst quencher. Continue reading →
Inspired by this post in /r/Homebrewing, I bought some Galaxy hops. This year’s Galaxy crop was reduced due to tough weather conditions in Australia this year. I wanted to get some Galaxy hops while they were available and I’ve never had a beer with these hops before. I decided to brew something that would make them standout so I could really learn the flavor.
Time to brew a SMaSH (Single Malt and Single Hop) ale!