Meet the Home Brewers – Roddy Macpherson

Meet the Home Brewers – Roddy Macpherson

So, can you tell us how it all started for you? It all seems a long time ago, roughly 4 to 5 years now but my girlfriend bought me a bucket, recipe book and some simple equipment. All very basic kit but it was perfect to get my feet wet. The recipe book had wines and...
Meet the Home Brewers – James Mauldin

Meet the Home Brewers – James Mauldin

So, can you tell us how it all started for you? A buddy of mine and I were looking for a hobby shortly after getting married. We’d both gotten into craft beer recently, and somehow got on the topic of brewing our own. One day I’m at his place having a few and he pulls...
Meet the Home Brewers – Brennan Woollands

Meet the Home Brewers – Brennan Woollands

So, can you tell us how it all started for you? We aren’t sure exactly but it sort of dropped on us out of the blue we guess. We moved up to Edinburgh as Brenn took on a contract position up there. A beautiful city, brilliant people and really good beer and whiskey....
Immersion Chiller DIY Project

Immersion Chiller DIY Project

Immersion Chiller DIY Project In April of last year I finally got around to building an immersion chiller, this was my first foray into homebrew DIY so I was a little nervous. The first thing I did was to find an item to wrap the copper around, I had a few items to...
Meet the Home Brewers – Tam Robb

Meet the Home Brewers – Tam Robb

  So, can you tell us how it all started for you? When I was 18 I started drinking ales and IPA’s and came across a home brew kit online. Before I knew it I had the whole kit, FV, stirrer, capper, hydrometer and a Dark Abdij beer kit! Having failed to do my...
Meet the Home Brewers – Steven Jones

Meet the Home Brewers – Steven Jones

So, can you tell us how it all started for you? I have had an interest in good beer since a trip to Belgium in my early twenties opened my eyes to a world beyond fizzy pale lager. Since then, I became a craft beer enthusiast (or bore depending on who you ask) and as I...
Meet the Home Brewers – Garnet Heart

Meet the Home Brewers – Garnet Heart

So, can you tell us how it all started for you? It was when me and my now wife started dating. We met at a craftbeer bar called Hop Scholar in Spring, TX and it kind of escalated from there as it was my first taste of craft beer. My brother was starting to homebrew...