A Year of Beer

May 26, 2022

In late 2020, I decided to brew a different beer every month in the new year. It was the ideal project — I had the gear to brew and serve 5 gallon batches at home, but had only ever done a 1 gallon home brew and helped a friend brew at his house a few times.

NameStyleVolumeBrew DateDrink DateOriginal GravityFinal GravityABV
Kama CitraSession IPA5 gallons01/24/202102/12/20211.050??
Harold is WeizenHefeweizen5 gallons02/28/202103/17/20211.0451.0104.6%
Bourbon Barrel PorterPorter1 gallon03/31/202105/07/20211.0801.0207.9%
LemondropSaison5 gallons04/18/202105/16/20211.0501.0055.9%
Fruit BazookaNew England IPA5 gallons05/30/202106/30/20211.0701.0088.1%
Cream AleCream Ale5 gallons07/05/202108/08/20211.0401.0084.2%
Fruit StandFruited Wheat Beer5 gallons08/22/202109/26/20211.0451.0055.25%
Nut BrownBrown Ale5 gallons09/05/202109/26/20211.0401.0094.1%
Smashing PumpkinAmber Ale5 gallons09/26/202110/26/20211.0461.0094.9%
Dry Irish StoutStout5 gallons11/14/202101/02/20221.0421.0143.7%
Belgian TripelBelgian Ale1 gallon12/29/2021????
Belgian DubbelBelgian Ale5 gallons02/02/202204/18/20221.0601.0067.1%