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Home-brew Kölsch

Searching for a home-brew to suit the lager preferences of some friends and to accompany a BBQ on a hot summers day, we settled on brewing a Kölsch. 235 more words


Beercation: Day One (Shipyard Brewing)

Beer in Maine is better than an other state. Yes, I know, I live here so I might be a little biased, but we don’t have beer tourists coming in droves for no reason. 882 more words


Brewing a Greengage Hopfenweisse with Wild Card

On Monday we hopped on our bikes to Walthamstow village to brew a collaboration beer with the team at Wild Card Brewery. Throughout the month we’d been firing ideas back and forth – Jaega and William at Wild Card were feeling inspired by the wealth of seasonal fruit around and we in the shops had been loving the new wave of hoppy wheat beers (weisse and wit) that had been hitting the shelves throughout the Summer. 131 more words

London Beer

A Starter for 10

So a barista walks into a bar… and ponders… how could I make some of this stuff at home?

This happens so frequently that I thought it would be worth a post looking at the bare essentials to make a half decent IPA without investing too heavily. 1,026 more words


Jun: Secondary Fermentation

The Jun culture has been in Primary fermentation for three days. It’s bubbling, maybe hissing and smells sweet. The culture has spread across the top of the open-air vessel and has formed a network of brown webbed Jun culture surrounded by foaming bubbles. 362 more words


4 Hands Brewing Co. Adds on Tasting Room
ST. LOUIS, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) – It’s one of the fastest-growing craft brewers in St. Louis, and it recently increased its capacity to hold a lot more beer lovers by putting in an additional tasting ro…

Creations and frustrations

I have had some fun with creative projects lately, including a surprisingly good ikat shawl, and a bedazzled bum bag.

The weaving turned out better than I expected, considering I only had a rigid heddle loom strung up in my lounge, without any fancy gear at all. 547 more words