This beer is named Darkest Days as it is brewed in the period just after the winter solstice in the northern hemisphere.&nb
I finally got round to growing my own hops this summer & of course I chose a none English varietal: Cascade. I harvested some last weekend, but they didn't dry well & started to
Given that I don't have time to brew at home as often as I'd like - partly because I work away sometimes in the week - I thought I could brew away from home. Since I can't imagine
After dropping a clanger with some sort of chlorinated cleaning product making Simple American - & showing that you
After experimenting with novel hops I thought I'd go back to what I like best - an American IPA - but also go back to basics with a SMASH (single malt and single hop) beer.
I've been meaning to plant a hop bine in the garden since I moved into my current home over a year ago, but its just not happened. Much like my homebrewing, its not really to save money
27/08/12. My 7th homebrew and as the last brew day a double brew day so this one followed brew #6. Decided to brew two AIPA's as close to the same but just using different hops.