How to own your own home brewery

Well we’re giving you that chance! Every home has the potential to have it’s very own brewery, making top quality craft beer in smaller batches. We’re giving away one major

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Hops Points = FREE beer

Hops Points Loyalty Program Don’t you just hate it when you spend money at a store and they treat you like a new customer every time you return! Well we

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I like hard rock but am not a Metal-Licker

Common Beer Off Flavours – Metallic, Copper, ink and blood Off Flavour: Metallic Chemical Name: Ferrous Sulphate What to taste or smell: Tastes of metal, copper, ink or blood. The

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Baby sick in my beer? Yuck

Common Beer Off Flavours – Baby vomit, cheesy and off milk Off Flavour: Butyric Chemical Name: Butyric Acid What to look for: Any parent will know this smell well. Think of

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Did someone fart in my beer?

Common Beer Off Flavours – Garbage, Gas and yes Fart. Off Flavour: Mercaptan Chemical Name: Ethanethiol What to look for: Trust me when I say you will know when you

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Who put a banana in my beer?

Common Beer Off Flavours – Banana, Estery, Pear. Off Flavour: Estery Chemical Name: Isoamyl acetate What to look for: This is quite distinctive and has an aroma of banana or

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Why does my beer smell like butterscotch or popcorn?

Common Beer Off Flavours – butterscotch, popcorn or butter. Off Flavour: Diacetyl Chemical Name: 2,3-butanedione What to look for: Butter, oily, milky and feels a bit milky on the palate. This is

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A Quick Overview of Beer in 5 Minutes

A Quick Overview of Beer in 5 Minutes History of Brewing In Mesopotamia there is evidence of beer from barley via a poem honoring Ninkasi, the patron goddess of brewing.

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