Beer Blog

The Fermentation Proclamation Blog

Posted on: January 23rd, 2013
Posted by: Keystone

by Aaron Fournier [Editor’s Note: The views expressed in this blog do not necessarily reflect the views of Keystone Homebrew Supply. Aaron walks his own path, to say the least. And that… [ read more ]


Posted on: July 12th, 2018
Posted by: Keystone

Join Keystone Homebrew and Stone & Key Cellars in Montgomeryville for our annual Club Barrel Brew Championship Brew Day.  Bear witness to over a dozen local homebrew clubs brewing for a championship… [ read more ]

Craft Beer Week 2018 Promo

Posted on: May 14th, 2018
Posted by: Keystone

Help us take back craft and support your local, independent, craft beer scene this week.  We’re offering 15% off all beer ingredients (and kits) with a purchase of $50* using the code… [ read more ]

UPDATED: Club Barrel Brew Competition and NHC 1st Round Judging

Posted on: March 23rd, 2018
Posted by: Keystone

Club barrel brew championship april 7 [UPDATE: Chef Johnny Bravo’s Surf and Turf Food Truck will be joining the party from 4 to 8!] Save the date!  Saturday April 7th we’ll be… [ read more ]

Grain and Malt Symposium with Deer Creek

Posted on: February 9th, 2018
Posted by: Keystone

We’ll be pouring a Rye Saison and possibly some other homebrews made exclusively with Deer Creek malt and using some Deer Creek hops too!  Come and join us at this unique event… [ read more ]

Malt-A-Palooza at Deer Creek

Posted on: November 2nd, 2017
Posted by: Keystone

Join us this Saturday in Glen Mills at the Deer Creek Malthouse for a day filled with fall fun for the whole family.  We’ve partnered with Deer Creek and Sunnybrae Hops to… [ read more ]

Taking Pumpkin Beers to the Next Level – – Part One

Posted on: August 1st, 2014
Posted by: Keystone

by Aaron Fournier Oh Pumpkin Beers. It is, without a doubt, the only seasonal beer that inspires both undying love and simultaneous hatred in the craft beer world. For us craft beer… [ read more ]

Two Beers from One Mash

Posted on: April 21st, 2014
Posted by: Keystone

I got into homebrewing for probably the most senseless of reasons. I was already a craft beer drinker, so I thought maybe I could save a few bucks cutting out the middleman… [ read more ]

A Guide to Brewing the Big and Rare Russian Imperial Stouts Part 1: Bourbon County

Posted on: September 9th, 2013
Posted by: Keystone

By Aaron Fournier   Over my many years of beer geekdom, I’ve witnessed a phenomenal shift in the type of beers which make beer nerds cream their pants. And the beers that… [ read more ]

We Pull Up a Mash Tun with John Trogner (Troegs Brewing Co)

Posted on: August 19th, 2013
Posted by: Keystone

John Trogner – Co-Founder and Brewmaster at Troegs Brewing Co, Hershey, PA   By Aaron Fournier On a warmer than normal April day, I hop into my trusty vehicle and make the… [ read more ]

We Pull Up a Mash Tun with Brad Kamphuis from New Holland Spirits

Posted on: July 30th, 2013
Posted by: Keystone

By Aaron Fournier Back in late March I traveled to the New Holland Brewery to interview their Brewmaster (more on that in another post). Upon sitting in the pub drinking their delicious… [ read more ]