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Zombies on Sawtooth!!!

Mountain: Sawtooth (Indian Peaks Wilderness, Colorado)

Hikers: Wide Guy (author), Old Guy 1 (uncle), and Old Guy 2 (father-in-law)

Distance Hiked: 14 miles Elevation Gain: 3860 ft… 1,339 more words

Not quite an ale...yes...I'm cheating...

Whilst I love an ale, sometimes, you just need a drink of something different. And I’m a big fan of wine, spirits, tea, juice…all sorts of beverages really. 388 more words


Does It Hold Water?

Today I really ought to start a batch of porter. Hot near-summer days with no air conditioning are great for fermentation. I have my fermentation buckets clean and sanitized. 211 more words


Beer of the Day: 7/1/15

Long Trail Summer Ale 4.3%ABV 32 IBU

Today’s BOTD is the summer seasonal from one of my favorite breweries. Long Trail’s Summer Ale is a light and refreshing Golden Ale, with a slight pilsner flavor, and little, but tasty, hop bitterness. 188 more words


Sardinian holiday - sun, scrub and craft beer

Last week we went to Sardinia for a holiday. During our two years in Rome we tried to explore Italy, but it’s a disparate, varied and not always easily connected country so we left with a long list of places we’d failed to reach. 998 more words

Ale, Beer

Pure UBU Amber Ale 4.5%

Purity Brewing Co’s Amber Ale pours a clear dark Amber colour with an off white thick head. I get malt and caramel aromas with perhaps a touch of Date, virtually sticky toffee pudding, as Adam described in an earlier review. 99 more words