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My father is a beer freak! Not a day would pass when he won’t have a bottle or two of it. But, after he was diagnosed with some health condition, his doctor advised him to stay away from alcohol. 624 more words


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


Whatever Blows Your Skirt Up

But don’t call it to a skirt! I received this beer as a gift from a friend who said it was really good. Any beer that sports a Scottish tartan and whose name includes the word ‘kilt’ definitely piques my interest. 88 more words

Musings & Funnies

Coffee Stout (w/ French Roast grounds)

Another small batch! This one used French roast grounds in the primary to add an extra layer of coffee flavor beyond the more common flavors contributed by roasted grains in stouts.  337 more words


Gluten Free Chocolate Brown

This was a 3 gallon batch that I made for my fiancé who has a gluten intolerance. Initially I put this recipe together using Sorghum syrup as the base, but, when I got to the homebrew store one of the employees recommended a product by White Labs called Clari-ferm. 482 more words


Maple Shack Cream Ale – Granville Island Brewing

From Granville Island Brewing out of Vancouver comes their new “Maple Shack Cream Ale” the last in their new Under the Bridge Series.  Like all of their small bottle beers this one is produced by their parent company. 142 more words


Irish Red

Irish Red is a style that, for me, has somehow slipped through the cracks. I’ve never brewed one, and, honestly, I can’t even remember a time when I thought to myself, “man – I could really go for an Irish red right now”.   755 more words