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Yarrow – Nature’s Blood Coagulant

Millefoil. Carpenter’s weed. Soldier’s woundwort. Bloodwort. Seemingly nonrelated utterances, these names all refer to the same plant capable of stopping a nosebleed or preventing a sneeze. 601 more words

Plant Medicine

Achille's Heal 2.0 Tasting Notes

I am surprised to be admitting that this recipe crept up on me. Before I knew it, two weeks had passed since I bottled my newest yarrow infused IPA and it was ready to be sampled. 590 more words


Fermenting Fun: Achille's Heal 2.0

A new year means another new home brew, in particular another pale ale overflowing with ultra-piny yarrow blossoms and a generous helping of complimentary hops to add some flavors and aromas of citrus and coniferous woods. 1,269 more words


beauty cannot be contained ...

yarrow’s beauty cannot be contained (click to enlarge ..)

Achillea Millefolium grows
wherever it wants …

Picture by bvdb (whoisbert) october 2014 – @chestnut forest – Canon Ixus HS230 – IMG_8640


Achille's Heal Gruit Ale: Tasting Notes

The completion of this recipe marks the beginning of a new era for me in terms of my gradual evolution as a home brewer;  bit of an eccentric home brewer at that. 835 more words