September 9th, 2003


Chaos Brewing 101

In my closet, tucked behind the heavy winter coats, there are two fermenters happily burbling away. Sunday, a small meeting of minds and hands recreated recipes for a pseudo-Oktoberfest (ModernBrewer) and a Mugwort Ale (Buhner). For my first attempt at brewing without the Mentor, things went surprisingly well, though not without incident. In the school of chaos brewing in which I’ve been trained, no day would be complete without bizarre and unexpected occurrences.

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