Category: Brewing Britain

How to identify Sloes to make sloe gin etc 27

How to identify Sloes to make sloe gin etc

How to identify Sloes Before you can make your sloe gin, sloe wine or sloe anything then really you have to know how to identify Sloes.  DON’T FORGET I CONDUCT GIN SAFARI evenings to...

The Booze Academy 4

The Booze Academy

The Booze Academy is a new brewing and fermentation school that will launch in 2015. The First Booze Academy Course is entry level brewing – Kits! The Booze Academy brings together all of the...

Homemade bitter lemon and lime – a very easy recipe 3

Homemade bitter lemon and lime – a very easy recipe

Homemade bitter lemon and lime Most student will experiment with drugs at University, I went as a mature student and had gone way beyond that point, instead experimenting with gin (and wearing chaps). I’d...

Wild Festival cocktails 3

Wild Festival cocktails

As I write midsummer has just passed and that means one thing, we are right in the middle of festival season, wild festival cocktail season! Dolly might have wowed the crowds at Glastonbury and...

Booze walks – Part of the Bristol Walking Festival 0

Booze walks – Part of the Bristol Walking Festival

Booze walks  – Please note these walks were in 2014; for more up to date details on my events click on the picture of me to the right.  This year, and for a limited time...

A-Z of beer part one A to F 0

A-Z of beer part one A to F

A-Z of Beer and Brewing in Britain Having now published Brewing Britain- The Quest for the Perfect Pint I seem to have a load of words left over, therefore I thought I’d blog them...

Hangover tea – part 12 in 12 drinks for Christmas 0

Hangover tea – part 12 in 12 drinks for Christmas

Hangovers and hangover cures All three of my books contain homebrew recipes as does a large propotion of this blog. It would seem only fair that I at least acknowledge that I might be...