Archive for the ‘New Brew’ Category

Coopers Selection – Irish Stout Kit

Coopers Selection - Irish Stout Kit

Latest and quite possibly the last beer kit (all grain DIY brewery nearly finished) is now in the fermenter and from the Coopers selection range, an Irish Stout. This kit was a bundled deal which came with the Irish Stout Beer Kit at a total cost of £20.39, 500g light spraymalt, brewing sugar and carbonation drops. I…


John Bull IPA

New Brew alert! John Bull IPA is is and fermenting. This was a purchase from Tesco just before Christmas and was very reasonably priced – currently available for £9.38 online. The kit is a regular can of malt, dark in colour, the batch was brewed on 5th Feb with 1kg of brewing sugar sugar. 23litres with the wort temperature at…


Four Finger Jack APA

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Latest Update The batch is going down well, the flavours & aroma of the hops are present and the taste is not too far off the shop bought APA’s like Sierra Nevada Latest brew in the fermenter is Bulldog’s American Pale Ale Four Finger Jack. My first venture using the craft beer kits and this…


New Brew – Muntons Smugglers Premium Ale

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The latest brew on is from the Muntons Premium Gold range. Smugglers Special Premium Ale. The description by Muntons tells the tale that this ale was inspired by tastes and charms of earlier times. The taste description Light, malty beer made with choice aromatic hops combined with the finest English 2-row premium ale malt This…