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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

Baking Hot Cross Buns With Beer

With Easter fast approaching I was looking for the perfect hot cross bun recipe for my husband to make for the kids (while I sleep in!) … when I had a brainwave – what would happen if I mixed s

Tweaking Your Homebrew Beer Kit

INFLUENCING FLAVOUR IN YOUR BEER BREWING KIT Are you getting bored with strictly following homebrew beer kit instructions?  Do you want to cut loose and start experimenting with beer recipes but