homebrew issue


V.22 No.20 |

news

The Daily Word in Godfather's Pizza, booze and Bigfoot

The Daily Word

Godfather's Pizza is slated to return to Burque, yo.

Peep the Alibi's first-ever Homebrew Issue, y'all. Mixed Drink Tape included.

Is Bigfoot hangin' in the Jemez?

Jal, a wee New Mexico town, is facing a peak water crisis.

David Beckham is gettin' out of the game.

Dada Tumblr OTD: Baguette-Me-Nots.

V.22 No.20 | 5/16/2013

Aural Fixation

Mixed Drink Tape

Songs in the key of booze

An obsessive-compulsive editor spent three days soaking in aural alcohol, and it resulted in a lush mixtape.

Feature

The Cult of Homebrew

It must cross every beer aficionado's mind at some point. Halfway into a pint of microbrewed ale, you savor and ruminate on the balance of malt and hops. “This is good,” you think. “But could I do it better?”

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Michelle Trujillo, wearing a shirt from one of Albuquerque’s first homebrew festivals and holding a photo of her father, Victor.
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Brew City

Duchess of Ale

Albuquerque’s oldest homebrew shop enters a new generation

Michelle Trujillo proudly carries the torch for her father Victor, who started Victor’s Grape Arbor, Albuquerque’s first (and, for a long time, only) homebrew supply store.

Brew City

Brewing it for Ourselves

A short guide to the long history of American homebrew

America has a long history with home brewing beer. The pilgrims did it in Plymouth because it was considered safer than the questionable water of their adopted home. George Washington and Thomas Jefferson made beer at Mount Vernon and Monticello respectively.

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Feature

A Beginning Brewer’s Glossary

Wort, hops, lager, malt … what does it all MEAN?