Interesting beer this, was brewed around the San Fransisco area around the begining of the Gold Rush. Lots of anecdotal reasons for the naming but nobody really know the true facts as the beer really disapeared until Anchor Steam brought it back and Trade Marked the name Steam Beer. Si.. Read More
Hey ho thats good you would think after the way this was reported yesterday. However sadly no change in beer duty does not mean there is no increase in beer duty. The Beer Duty Escalator is still in place and what this means that every year the beer duty increases 2% above inflation, so this year se.. Read More
As we start to leave the dark days of Winter and flowers are starting to appear, we turn to thoughts of brewing some lighter beers. Our special beer during Jan and Feb was Aile. This is an award winning, Best European Flavoured Porter in the World Beer Awards, beer and really is a beer best drunk on.. Read More
It was interesting the other day that other people seem to think the way I do about beer styles see here for a really fresh take on the idea http://aleheads.com/2012/02/28/repost-a-new-approach-to-beer-styles/. No matter what the lovers of Michael Jackson may think they are Luddites livi.. Read More
You really need to have a gift as a writer to be a good blogger and my writing skills are rubbish hence a lack of posts on this blog since it was hacked. But now trying to get back into it.
So easy to communicate with people in the Industry using twitter even if your are limited to a certain number.. Read More
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