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Blichmann Engineering Introduces the WineEasy

Blichmann Engineering, the makers of some of our favorite high-end brewing equipment has got us all hot and bothered with the introduction of their WineEasy system for wine making.  We’ve contact them about getting a system in to test and publish a review of and are awaiting a response.  Leave it to...

What Are the Differences Between Using a Plastic Bucket and a Glass Carboy?

What Are the Differences Between Using a Plastic Bucket and a Glass Carboy?
Back in my college days we had a saying, “if it isn’t glass, it tastes like ass”…now this wasn’t in reference to beer, but the saying has stuck with me and forms a preconceived notion.  As such, I typically don’t use a plastic bucket.  I was recently asked by a friend...

EZ-Cap Bottles in for Review

EZ-Cap Bottles in for Review
EZ-Cap bottles are perfect for bottling beer, wine, sauces, etc. because they feature a resealable cap mechanism.  The bottles have a retro style look and feature a flip top which eliminates the need for capping.  They are available in two sizes; 16 oz (500 ml) or 32 oz (1 Liter). 16 oz (500ml) Thicker...