Month: August 2014

My Baltic Porter – Not a Porter V2

Not A Porter v2 Baltic Porter (12 C) Download the Beersmith recipe file for Not a Porter V2 Type: All GrainBatch Size: 30.00 l Boil Size: 42.71 l Boil Time: 60 min End of Boil Vol: 35.14 l Final Bottling

How to add vanilla to a beer you are brewing

Last year, I brewed a Bourbon Vanilla Imperial Porter and it was a lovely beer. As I am in the middle of brewing a batch of this beer again, I thought this would be a good time to demonstrate  how

Understanding beer and hop bitterness basics

Whilst I am not always active here on the blog, I am very active on social media and especially Facebook. I am honoured to be a part of the admin team for the UK Craft Beer Network and the associated

Parti-gyle remash brewing

  It’s been a busy weekend. For the first time since I started all grain brewing years ago, I have 3 fermenters full of fermenting beer at once. Several years ago was the last time I had 3 on the