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Damper – Homebrewer style

Aka Home Brew Beer Bread. I’m always running out of bread in my house – but never beer! I’ll admit that not all my brewing efforts turn out brilliantly. There are times when I test new recipe

Christmas Cocktail Recipes

Stout is the perfect drink for cold, dark, winter evenings. When I think of stout my thoughts are of slowing down, wrapping up warm by the fire and savouring the flavours of a spiced spout whilst i

KID-FRIENDLY GINGER BEER

Hubble-bubble toil and trouble! Why not introduce the kids to your joys of brewing – and use your kit for some wholesome family fun!       We found a great Jamaican Ginger Beer

INTRODUCING INDIA BLACK ALE

Don’t be fooled by this wolf in sheep’s clothing, although dark, Indian Black Ale has all the flavour characteristics of an American IPA, this ale is hoppy with citrus notes and has a s

HOME BREWED CIDER

I’ve been brewing for many years now and have literally brewed hundreds of batches of ale.  Now I love my craft beers, but I consider myself an eclectic drinker and I also enjoy a good cider

AUTUMN BREWING – PUMPKIN ALE

Well the red leaves on my Victoria Creeper tell me that Summer has well and truly gone now, time to pack away the shorts and t-shirts and embrace the Autumn. Coming from Australia, I have to say th