Monthly Archives: October 2015

Heather Ale by Robert Louis Stevenson

Heather Ale From the bonny bells of heather, They brewed a drink long syne, Was sweeter far than honey, Was stronger far than wine. They brewed it and they drank it, And lay in blessed swound, For days and days … Continue reading

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Real Ale: Let me tell you how I really feel.

“Real ale is fucking incredible and I believe it could change the relationship that people have with alcohol for the better and save lives.” -Me Sound crazy? I hope so. Now that I have your attention, let me explain: Real … Continue reading

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Hop Plugs: Stout and Round, but No Less Beautiful

In beer, hops are the ingredient which balances the malty sweetness by adding bitterness and a wide variety of flavors and aromas. Hops contain essential oils, which provide aromas, and acids (alpha acids and beta acids) which proved bitterness to … Continue reading

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Brew Like a girl!

Here inlays the steps on how to get started brewing your own beer combined with a look into the semi-regular days of three amateur brewers from Olds College Water + [heat] + Grains + [time] = Wort + [heat] + … Continue reading

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