If you’re already a home brewer, then you can probably bore the tits off a fish going on and on about the brewing process and the difference between an ale and a lager (but we’ll get to that another time). If you’re not yet a home brewer (quit slacking and get on board!) then you […]
This is the first time I’ve done this, but I really enjoyed reading this post after it was pointed out to me by Gillian, who collaborated with Custom Made on the writing of this post. It’s got some great info on the history of home brewing in the USA, as well as 10 tips for […]
Yes. Bleach. First, lets start with what sanitisation is, and why it’s important in home brewing. Sanitisation vs Sterilisation (vs Cleaning) Physical cleanliness, where all visible dirt has been removed Sanitisation is the process of reducing the chances of contamination of your beer by unwanted micro organisms. Cleaning is what you do first, maybe with […]
Well, I’m sure plenty of non home brewers wonder about this, and if you’re thinking about starting to brew your own beer at home then hopefully I’ll make you see that there are plenty of reasons to home brew. One fairly common reason to brew your own beer at home is the cost-saving element. I’m […]
I had an opportunity to brew at short notice. I hadn’t planned ahead, but fortunately had all the required ingredients. (Except I later realised that I didn’t have any yeast, until I then realised that I actually did, but that was way after the fact). So in between getting on with some work, I set […]
Welcome to beerliever.com! This first post is just to let you know what to expect from beerliever.com- there’ll be plenty of tastings and recommendations on commercial beers to try, as well as a heap of home brewing info, tips and tastings. Stay tuned!