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First Try at a Hefeweizen

This is an account of a batch of homebrew I made back in early September. I’m very much behind on keeping up with these posts so I’m trying to do right by my intention on keeping up with these little endeavors. This particular brew day is not fresh in my mind, but I’ll do my best to remember the basics. Here goes.

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SMaSH #1 – Citra – My First Recipe

To be fair, it’s not much of a recipe, but it’s my first attempt at brewing a batch of homebrew without relying on someone else’s recipe. I have been brewing the occasional batch off and on for some years and it’s only been the last few years where I made the move from extract brewing to all-grain brewing. Now that I have a handle, how ever loosely gripped,¬†on the process, I thought I might toy with the idea of creating my own recipes. I’ll admit that I’m a long, long way from being able to say that I really know what I’m doing, but a guy has got to start somewhere, right?

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