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DIY Strawberry Jam

September 13, 2016 | Posted by Sam

Sometimes we like to make things that aren’t beer. This jam recipe is super simple so give it a go.

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Coconut in beer – how to use it properly

July 27, 2016 | Posted by Sam

Dan from takes us through the best ways to use coconut in brewing.

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Ask the Experts: Dry Hop Timing

April 13, 2015 | Posted by Sam

We explain how to dry hop your beers according to your recipe’s schedule.

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How to brew a 5L Apple & Pear Cider

August 15, 2014 | Posted by Sam

Cider is such a popular beverage of choice and it’s surprisingly easy to brew yourself! Here’s how!

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Brewing Technique: Fresh Wort Kits

July 19, 2014 | Posted by Sam

The low down on how and why to brew with fresh wort kits.

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Extract Classes Now On

July 11, 2014 | Posted by Sam

We’ve started running “Intermediate Brewing Classes”. Here’s a wrap up of our first class.

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Brewing Methods

March 19, 2014 | Posted by Sam

There are many different ways to go about brewing beer. We take you through the options.

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A guide to sugars

February 25, 2014 | Posted by Sam

We explain how different types and blends of sugar are used in brewing beer.

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Adding Finishing Hops

November 14, 2013 | Posted by Sam

How to “finish” your beer with hops to add more flavour and character to your beer.

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