Typical Brew Day in Pictures

I’m a very visual person so I decided to take pictures of a typical brewday.

1. Gotta have fuel to brew!

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2. Grain in the paint strainer bag. 

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3. Heating the strike water. 

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4. Mash time.

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4. Draining and sparging.

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5. Pre-boil deliciousness.

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6. After extract was added.

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7. First hop addition

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8. Sanitizing during the boil.

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9. Ice bath!

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10. Into the carboy!

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11. Hydrometer reading. Close enough.

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There you have it! A typical brew day for me in pictures. Keep in mind this is the “partial mash” method. If you want to start small, check out this guide on brewing with extract.