Home Brewing and Interviews:

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...

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...

Meet the Home Brewers – Cuan Brown

Meet the Home Brewers – Cuan Brown

So, can you tell us how it all started for you? Saw an add online, and ended up getting a coopers brew kit and a Beer kit. It was a complete success. What was your first brew and how did it turn out? Woodford Wherry, it was excellent Were there any mishaps / funny...

Meet the Home Brewers – Sarah Pantry

Meet the Home Brewers – Sarah Pantry

So, can you tell us how it all started for you? My other half used to brew wine, so when I was looking for a new hobby, beer seemed like a good choice, especially as we had some of the equipment already. What was your first brew and how did it turn out? Whilst I can...

Meet the Home Brewers – Matthew Butterworth

Meet the Home Brewers – Matthew Butterworth

So, can you tell us how it all started for you? I remember the kit wines my parents used to knock out in the early 80’s. The stuff from Boots, in tins. Demi Johns and bubbling airlocks. I’d always been interested in alcohol. As a kid, when we used to go away on...

Meet the Home Brewers – Josh Hoover

Meet the Home Brewers – Josh Hoover

So, can you tell us how it all started for you? With regards to home brewing? That’s an easy one. Watching my Uncle Kevin Clements and his son Christian (my cousin) on YouTube.  I was fascinated with the idea of learning how to brew beer and also found it quite...

Meet the Home Brewers – Anthony Franca

Meet the Home Brewers – Anthony Franca

So, can you tell us how it all started for you? I’d been passively curious about home brewing for several years before I got started but what really kicked it off for me was a conversation with a co-worker. We started talking about beer after work one day and he...

Meet the Home Brewers – Chris Hendrick

Meet the Home Brewers – Chris Hendrick

We spend a moment with home brewer Chris Hendrick and see where it all started and what he has on the horizon. So, can you tell us how it all started for you? Many years ago, I went to a place called Deja Brew in Shrewsbury, MA.  This was before the craft brew...