What is a Mash Out and How to Do It?

a guy perfroming a mash out.

When it comes to performing a mash out some brewers consider it to be an important part of the beer-making process while others don’t believe it has any effect on the final product and skip it entirely. Mashing involves soaking crushed grains in warm water for 60 – 90 minutes, also known as steeping. The … Read more

Introduction to Mashing Temperature

A man mashing grains into his kettle next to the words introduction to mashing temperature.

Learning how to mash correctly, including starting at the correct mash in temperature to ensure that once the grains are added the target mash temperature is reached can be a challenge when you are just starting out to say the least. But it does not have to be, in fact, once you understand the basic … Read more