Category Archives: Beer Education

Brew Your Own British Real Ale

I don’t know where to start with my review of this book. I originally bough this book about 10 years ago thinking it would have all these great recipes I could try. But every time I go to it I … Continue reading

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Brewing Classic Styles

This is pretty much a definitive guide to any and all BJCP styles. I cannot recommend it highly enough.

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Brewing Classic Styles

If you only buy one recipe book in your whole brewing career, it has to be this one. A lot of good things has been said about this collaboration between Jamil Zainasheff and John Palmer, so I’m not going to … Continue reading

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RIP Michael Jackson

The Beer Hunter has left us. http://www.morningadvertiser.co.uk/news_detail.aspx?articleid=49858

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IBU’s

The International Bitterness Units scale, or simply IBU scale, provides a measure of the bitterness of beer, which is provided by the hops used during brewing. An IBU is one part per million of isohumulone — the higher number, the … Continue reading

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