Blog Silence Comes To An End…

Well, it would appear that I’m not a particularly prolific blogger now wouldn’t it? Looks like I’ll be breaking the Brew Bristol blog silence with a minor musing on the reality of running your own business. Not necessarily a beer related spechiel I’m afraid. So. We’re coming around to our 1 year anniversary in our …

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Single Hop Pale Ale Recipe

Our most recent Home Brew Club tasting session was as excellent as ever. Good people, good beers and good chat. We decided to chuck in a Single Hop recipe to help our most excellent attendees along with making their own Single Hop brew if they felt the urge. Here it is again, for reference, if …

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AIPA – The Follow Up

Mmm…Fermentation. So we left you last time having pitched the yeast. At this point I popped the demijohn in to our airing cupboard which keep a reasonable steady temperature. (Although it’s best to check, I didn’t and after tasting the beer it’s possible the temperature fluctuated quite a bit.) I had a look the next …

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AIPA Brew Day – The Processes

After what seems like an age of talking about it, I finally did a solo brew yesterday.The whole thing, recipe, processes, everything, was a result of my own research and imagination (in some places!) So if it’s terrible, then it’s all down to me! But equally, if it’s awesome, I’m going to be rather smug. …

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Heretic

“Ordinary beer is boring; don’t drink it. Embrace your inner heretic and join us to push the boundaries of beer flavours.” Heretic‘s strap line definitely gives you an idea of what they’re all about. A heretic being “a person holding an opinion at odds with what is generally accepted” we can assume that they want …

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Bad Seed – Saison

It’s a cloudy day here in Bristol, and hot and muggy. A good day for a saison. “A saison?!” I hear some of you cry! “What the hell is that?” Well, lean in and I shall tell you a story. (Feel free to not lean in)….(Or read this bit if you have all the fancy …

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Citra

So, this week I wanted to look at some thing a bit different. At Brew bristol, we want to welcome people to the world of brewing who may not have tried it yet. This world can be a little overwhelming at times. We’ve had a few awesome customers come in looking for help with brewing, …

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Fourpure – Pale Ale

This week we’re going to take a little look at one of our new cans. Fourpure Brewing Co. is brewery based in South-East London. They brew a small range of beers and state that their beers stay true to the four main (and pure) ingredients of beer; hops malt water and yeast. Their Pale Ale …

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