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A Change of Heart

A couple of months ago, I posted about what I do “wrong” on purpose in order to simplify my brew process. I reasoned that it didn’t matter because I enjoy what I brew and so do the family and friends that I serve it to. 720 more words

October 27th National American Beer Day

Like so many other American products these days, the largest breweries sold out to other countries. The three largest, which I shall not name, are now owned by a Belgium company, a South American company and a Russian company. 270 more words

Unboxing The Bizarre

Bridge Road Chevalier Saison

I’ve been looking to trying the Chevaliers as they scored gold in the AIBA awards in best Belgian/French style ale 2016. So when Bridge Road noted that the Chevalier Saison should “present citrus character combined with grassy hop flavours” makes this a great beer to have with food, brewed in the classic Belgian farm ale style. 230 more words



We’re starting the November sales a little early.  We’ll have Kona pouring Castaway IPA, Big Wave Golden Ale, Fire Rock Pale Ale, Longboard Lager, and their fresh on the market seasonal, Pipeline Porter, all pouring Friday October 28th.  16 more words


hughareyou: beer tasting in Brewdog, Edinburgh, May 2016

Over the last year or two I have started to get to like my beers, ales, stouts, porters, etc.   142 more words


Independent Salford Beer Festival 2016 – A Review

A review of the 2016 Independent Salford Beer Festival (ISBF2016, ISBF16) – which is the third and apparently the final one.

If you need some background reading (or just to increase my blog views), see the past two year’s reviewed below: 1,226 more words