What's a ginger bug? A charming name for a collection of bacteria and yeasts that colonize a bowl of sweetened ginger left on the counter for a few days. Easy to make, and easy to tailor the intensity of the ginger. Aka ginger beer, it's delicious!
Home brewing your own beer can be a daunting task if you've never done it before. And even if you have, this recipe for brewing one gallon of American Pale Ale is the perfect small-scale home brewing project that produces delicious results! Enjoy...
An updated recipe adapted from the original 'Achille's Heal', a boisterous IPA featuring wildcrafted yarrow blossoms which add a deep, resionous flavor and light floral notes to this otherwise piney and citrus-packed beer.
Using a beer kit is a good intro to home brewing, and Veteran beer-making instructor Jeremy Frey, from F. H. Steinbart Company (one of the oldest home beer supply houses in the country) takes us step-by-step how to make a batch of homemade beer.