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Off-Site Beer Cellar Update Part 2

As you may have noticed, yesterday there was a post here where I shared some video of the off-site beer cellar I keep about 25 miles or so away from my place. That video and photos were actually recorded in May. I just forgot to post them here. I was actually back in the cellar …

Cellaring: The new Beer Fridge

I moved to a new house that has very little beer storage space. I still wanted to store a lot of my bottles-to-drink on-site so I picked up a huge upright freezer. Why upright? Well, it might store less than a standard chest freezer but for a chest-freezer to be usable, you have to make …

Cellaring: More bottles being moved off-site

For nearly a year, I’ve been moving bottles of highly ageable beers to an off-site cellar that keeps at 45 in the winter and 55 in the summer. Other than a small window, it’s completely light-free and, until recently, I didn’t experience any mold but that has changed as I now see the bottom of …

Cellaring: New house-wide thermometer

What you see here is the “Ambient Weather WS-10 Wireless Indoor/Outdoor 8-Channel Thermo-Hygrometer with Three Remote Sensors” that just arrived via Amazon. I can control the temperature in my basement but I can only do so if I know the current temp. #1 is my bedroom and 2/3 are the 2 basement zones. 3 being …