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A Lament for Hopped Malt

I started a flirtation with fermentation as soon as my kitchen in the cabin became operational. I was, however, confined to yogurt (success), cheese (not worth the effort) and bread. 313 more words

Ale

Glenlivet Founders Reserve

Recommendation: Consider it

Type: Single malt Scotch whisky

Origin: Speyside, Scotland

ABV: 40%

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The Glenlivet Founders Reserve was first launched in March 2014 and in Australia on 1 July 2015, and it is poised to become the new permanent benchmark expression in The Glenlivet’s core range as rumors abound that it will replace the much loved Glenlivet 12 year old. 893 more words

Speyside

Drizzle and Malt

Veiled by Scottish monochromatic gray clouds and blanketed by the steamy seamist from Firth of Forth, Old Town Edinburgh pulsates as slowly and menacingly as a foreboding opening bar of a mystery score. 1,518 more words

Single

Aberfeldy 21 and Glenfiddich 18

I’m often asked what a good starting malt whisky is for an non whisky drinker. I usually try people on something sweet, honeyed and floral yet smooth and easily drinkable. 317 more words

Whisky

Book Review: Brewing Element Series

Since beginning my studies towards a Certified Cicerone Certification, I have read numerous books on beer. So I thought I would share some of the books that I think others could benefit from, and enjoy, reading. 1,046 more words

Review

Earl Pale Ale - BNA Brewing

From  the newest brewery in Kelowna BNA Brewing comes their “Earl Pale Ale”.  The beer pours a cloudy orange with an off white head.  The aroma consist of earl grey tea and malt notes.  79 more words

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