July 2012 » Rough Draught

Avery Brewing IPA

Jul 28, 2012 - Beer - 0 Comments - Standard

It’s no secret at this point that I love IPAs. Avery, however, was not a brewery that I was familiar with until very recently. I was at a local pub and they happened to have Avery IPA on tap, and since I’m always up for trying a new IPA I gave it a shot. In […]

Homebrew Batch 3

Jul 27, 2012 - Beer - 0 Comments - Standard

For Fathers’ Day my wife bought me a new brewing kit with the necessary ingredients to brew an American Pale Ale. Although we already have all the basic equipment we need for brewing, this kit is a little different. The most significant difference in this set-up versus our previous is it came with a 1-gallon […]

My First Growler

Jul 18, 2012 - Beer - 0 Comments - Standard

I have considered myself to be a beer enthusiast for quite some time. I have tried hundreds craft beers from scores of breweries, I have studied the many styles of beer, and I have even brewed my own. However, I’ve never owned a growler, which is a must-have for any true beer enthusiast. I picked up my […]