12 Sep 13

Yorkshire Terrier bitter

It’s been such a long time since there’s been a brew on in the keg and now that we’ve got all that moving house stuff out the way last weekend was a great time to start a new beer.

So far as amateur brewers we’ve had mixed successes with the St Peter’s kit being my favourite with a lovely well rounded flavour and the Milestone Raspberry beer being the worst with its horrible synthetic flavouring! In fact the flavouring was so bad it’s really put me off brewing any more fruit based beers.

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15 May 12

From my favourites – Craft beer

Since I started up the brewing tank with my latest batch of ale last week I’ve been checking out a few hand crafted beer related items to go with my homebrew! The Milestone wheat is taking a little longer than expected to reach complete fermentation, if you follow me over on twitter I’m sure I’ll be tweeting away once siphoning begins but until then I guess I’ll stick to shopping.

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8 May 12

Milestone Raspberry Wheat Beer

It’s been a few weeks since the last of the beer was drained from the pressure barrel and its about time for a new beer to get started in the tank. This time it’s a fruity wheat beer, I love fruit flavoured beers particularly Kriek – I’m hoping that that’ll be my next kit after this!
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27 Mar 12

Beer bread recipe

Yeah I know what you’re thinking, thats a picture of a glass on a pottery blog. Back in January you might remember that I made a bit of homebrew and now I’m finally starting to come to it’s end.

The kit I used was Woodeforde’s Wherry and its supposed to be the easiest kit for beginners, the beer that’s developed has changed over time and it’s been interesting to taste as the flavours as they’ve deepened.
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