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how to make beer at home

How to Make Beer at Home Step By Step

Brewing beer is pretty straightforward and hopefully something you will enjoy and do again and again.  We’ve taught many friends and family how to brew beer and this post will show you how to make beer at home step by step. Read More

how to brew mead

How to Make Mead Homebrew Recipe: Killer Mead

Dear Readers,

Happy New Year!  I can’t believe 2017 is already here!

The long nights are here (as well as the cold and snow!) and my husband and I have been brewing a lot and I mean a lot over this last year. We hosted a large Yule party this year with lots of food and drink to fuel partygoers with something delicious, seasonal and warming.  

We also wanted to make something traditional which many of our friends had never had before (let along drink out of a giant drinking horn!) so we made mead and I want to share the recipe with you.

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Home brew cherry wine recipe

Home Brew Cherry Wine Recipe

Dear Readers,

Today I’m sharing my cherry wine recipe with you so that you can have a go at making it.  The great thing about this cherry wine is that it is ready much quicker than some of the wines I make and is perfect for a summer picnic. Read More

How To Brew: Secondary Fermentation (Episode 3)

Dear Readers,

Welcome to episode three of brewing beer in the How To Brew All Grain Brewing series where I take you through the secondary fermentation stage of beer brewing at home. Read More

home brewing equipment

How to Brew Beer: The Basics of Home Brewing Equipment

In this post I want to talk about home brew equipment and what you really need to get started brewing with all grain methods of beer brewing so you can get started making your very own home brew beer. Read More