Homebrewer Simon Boughton walks us through his Brew Tank set-up and updates. “I am an Englishman who has lived in Estonia for 12 years. I started brewing just over two years ago when a friend said to me ‘You make good bread, surprised you haven’t tried beer’. So the challenge was set and within a […]
Believe it or not, this is the first time I’ve had my Brew Tank under my own roof. Previously it was either out in a field, barn or warehouse. So I’m very excited to be converting my cellar into Brew Tank mecca! It would be great to hear any tips from you about the setup of […]
Tempted to grow your own hops for your homebrew beer? Dry them or make a wet/green hop brew! Hops on a small scale are relatively easy plants to grow. All you really need is a fence or drain pipe and a patch of land, or a large pot, and you are away. Here are our tips.
Part of brewing and pouring the perfect glass of homebrew beer is getting a good head: just the right amount of foam that doesn’t disappear too quickly, and that produces that wonderful lacing effect on your glass. Here’s how!
In issue 09 of MASHED! magazine we’re all over lagers and German brews. We also go into the history of Oktoberfest. If you’re looking to celebrate this epic festival in the UK, here are our top tips…. Cardiff Cardiff Oktoberfest, 9th October, Vale Sports Arenawww.valesportsarena.co.uk Edinburgh Edinburgh Oktoberfest, 30th Oct – 3rd Nov edinburgh-oktoberfest.co.uk Kent […]