Beer Maverick

What is Hop Water?

This summer new focus on a trend has emerged called ‘Hop Water’. This new drink is at its core water and hops, and is billed as “an IPA-inspired refreshment that’s zero-alcohol, zero...

SmoothHop Black IPA Recipe

This has become one of my staple brews. I originally chose this as one my first batches because my two favorite beer styles are IPAs and stouts, but also because I didn’t want to disappoint myself at first. Black...

Sourdough Bread Recipe with Spent Beer Grains

When I quit my job a year ago to work for myself full-time, I also picked up a hobby of making sourdough bread. I have since cobbled together a few different recipes from across the web that have worked for me but also...