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2015 English Ale Series

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2015 English Ale Series I’ve decided to dedicate 2015 to the brewing of English ales only.  I have constructed 8 recipes, some of which have already been published, and some of which

A Brief History of Barclay Perkins and Co.

Barclay Perkins

This is a watered down collection of the history of the Barclay Perkins and Co. brewery.  I originally just intended to brew the “1936 Barclay Perkins DBA Ale” recipe but

Hopbee – Honey IPA

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Hopbee Honey IPA

The Hopbee Honey IPA is my attempt at trying to balance honey with and English IPA.  I decided not to dry hop this one so that the honey will shine through a little and not get overpowered by hops.  The water profile used is the Fuller’s Bitter one that I used in the Dapper ESB recipe which I have also put here for convenience. Read more

Prohibition Prescription

PROHIBITION-1922(RESIZED)

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I was wasting time on the internet the other day and I stumbled across some prohibition prescription forms.  I thought , “Hey, that would be neat to have a blank one of them for party invitations, beer label, coaster, etc.”

I wanted the 1922 revision of the form but I could not find anyone who had a high resolution scan of a blank one.  So….. I decided to make one.  It’s not exact but I think it turned out OK.  Click on the image above and it will open the full size one for downloading.  Feel free to download and use as your will.

 

 

Dapper – ESB

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Dapper ESB

In the past I have tried many times to make a tasty English ESB, but have failed.  I was never too sure if it was the recipe or the water and finally came to the conclusion that, with some water modifications,  this one might work. Read more

2015 English Ale Series

2015 English Ale Series All_Bottles

I’ve decided to dedicate 2015 to the brewing of English ales only.  I have constructed 8 recipes, some of which have already been published, and some of which I will release throughout the year.  There will most likely be some bonus recipes released as well, but for now I’m going to commit to the 8 I have planned.  Links will be added as the recipes become available.  Happy Brewing!

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