Now this is the story all about how my life got flipped turned upside down and I’d like to take a minute just sit right there, I’ll tell you how I went about brewing my first APA.
So as you may have read, my all in one system is currently out of action. But never fear, extract is here! I was going to make an American style IPA and I didn’t want all of those delicious hops to go to waste so I ordered some extract and just got on with it. […]
A few weeks ago I played around brewing a beer with some Melanoidin and CaraRed to produce something that would hopefully have a nice red colour. Here is how it turned out.
Last Sunday was my first brew day since starting this blog and that’s quite exciting! I wanted to experiment with a couple of malts that I’ve not used before so I bought some CaraRed and some Melanoidin malt to make something a a bit red in colour but what we ended up with is definitely brown. That’s fine, every home brew is a bit of an experiment and I’m fairly confident that the beer will be delicious whatever happens.
This week, I’ve been back in the UK. I decided that this is the perfect opportunity to try out Beer52, a monthly beer subscription operating in the UK. So how much does this delicious idea cost and what do you actually get for your money? Well what I have here is the 10 beer box, […]
The first tasting of the bitter I brewed in February…