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Making and Breaking Hard Apple Cider From Scratch
I have made moderately terrible wines from grapes. I have made a few lovely beers with my brewing wife (thanks to my wife). I have never toyed with hard apple cider. With Fall upon us, nature throws an emergency-opportunity my way: Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged apple pie, apples, Beer, cider, drink, France, Hard Cider, home wine, travel, wine, winemaking 2 Comments
CORK (IRELAND) PART 2: THE FRANCISCAN WELL BREWERY: EU Austerity Drinking Tour #38
Last Monday sampled beer from the Franciscan Well Brewery in Cork, Ireland. We return to test their cask ale.
A week ago in Dublin, we tried their Purgatory Pale Ale from cask at the Bull and Castle. I got a touch romantic: “Franciscan Well’s ‘Purgatory’ is hardly hell: it is beguiling, a bit sarcastic, and very good (4 of 5): like a first date who clearly is over you by the end. I suppose we should stop by Cork after all.”
Oh, how naive.
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Posted in Beer, EMPTIED BOTTLES, Ireland, WINERIES WANDERED Tagged apple pie, Beer, Cask ale, cork, Dublin, Franciscan, Franciscan Well Brewery, Ireland, Tank Leave a comment
MURKY.WATERS.: EU Austerity Drinking Tour #14
I’ve sold out. Follow me on twitter for updates and little nothings: @waywardwine Last week we left Glasgow to work our way north. Now for a few darker things: e.g. Porter, Stout, and Loch Ness. The Scots share a love … Continue reading
Posted in Scotland, WINERIES WANDERED Tagged Alloa, apple pie, Beer, Black Scottish Stout, Blackhaven Brewery, Celts, Coffee, Dark & Spicy Porter, Glasgow, Glencoe, Loch Ness, Martha Stewart, Midnight Sun: Rich, Orkney, Orkney Brewery, Orkney Brewery’s Dark Island Ale, Porter, scottie dog, Sinclair Breweries, Stout, Tim Burton, Types of chocolate, Westminster Dog Show, Wild Oat Stout, wild yeast, Williams Bros Brewing Co, Wine tasting descriptors Leave a comment