• Homebrew: Tusi Couple

    2 weeks 5 days ago
    Comments: 1

    This beer is named after the mathematical model creating linear motion from the sum of two circular motions created by Persian scholar Nasi al-Din Tusi in 1247.Tusi Couple

  • Taste Cumbria at Cockermouth

    3 weeks ago
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    The Taste Cumbria beer festival is held annually at the maltings in Jennings Brewery, Cockermouth and its a smashing little beer festival.   There's not hundreds of beers, but it showcases Cumbrian beer in a small venue without any fussiness or pretentiousness.

  • Homebrew: Syzygy

    2 weeks ago
    Comments: 4

    Syzygy is the alignment of objects in straight lines.   This beer was named after the recent syzygy of the Earth, Moon and Sun to create the total solar eclipse seen in the United States last week.

  • Homebrew: Sinister Brew

    1 month ago
    Comments: 5

    This beer is named for being brewed on International Left-Hander's Day

  • Lactic Acid Addition to Finished Beer

    2 months ago
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    A recent beer  - In The Pink - has turned out more than a little disappointing and tastes too fruity estery with no balancing tartness as I planned.   Based on previous recipes I added enough acid malt to give me a good sourness, but it failed to materialise in the end product so I planned to replace it by the direct addition of lactic acid.