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June meeting notes

We took orders for Berks Homebrew work shirts. These are slate gray Dickie’s Brand work shirts with a printed, full color club logo on the back. The price is $30 each. Orders are open for a short time, but email … Continue reading

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Hops planting

This my first attempt at growing the little green goodness. I purchased the starters, 3 Nugget and 2 Galena, from Freshops.com back in March and kept them in their plastic bags in my fridge as per the instructions, until my mid-April dig. … Continue reading

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Making the switch to all-grain

After 2 years of brewing I have finally made the jump.  I am an all-grain brewer…at last.  I’ve suffered from the curse of knowing too much. I’ve read the books and magazines, listened to the podcasts and talked with other … Continue reading

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Randy Mosher

“Radical Brewing” and “Tasting Beer” author, Randy Mosher met with a small group of members from the Berks County Homebrew Club at Appalachian Brewing Company in Harrisburg.  We shared a few pints before getting a tour of the brewery from Appalachian Brewing owner and … Continue reading

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Welcome

Welcome everyone who heard about us today through the article in the Reading Eagle!  Our meetings are the second Tuesday of every month at Canal Street at 7pm.  We do not charge dues!  Once you show up or contact us you are a … Continue reading

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