Words on wort – diary of a fledgling homebrewer

13 November 2015 // Food and Drink //Pint/Cake //Words on wort

By Ben McCormick 3: Malt of the earth If you were wont to compare the ingredients of beer to band members, as I am, then there are two distinct parts: those that get all the attention and those without whom nothing would happen. So while the flavour and aroma hops in beer play the role […]

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Words on wort – diary of a fledgling homebrewer

29 September 2014 // Words on wort

By Ben McCormick One: Birth of the booze This year, I became a parent again. After months in the gestation and countless pounds spent in preparation, a new child entered the household in March this year. When I left the marital, family home a few years ago, I never imagined this would happen; not at […]

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