Author: calhoun

  • Leffe Brewery Day Trip

    In our trip to Belgium we took the day trip from Antwerp all the way down to Dinant in the south to visit the well known Leffe Masion. Dinant is a lovely city on the meuse river and Masion Leffe sits on a hill side overviewing the river and the center of the city. A…

  • Award Winning Eisbok

    Recently I was present as an entry to a Home Brew Competition at my local Brewery. The home brew club of Manchester invited groups from around the North to come along and present their finest styles to everyone for judging. Me and my better half had decided to try and get through some of our…

  • Kirkstall: THE GREAT EXHIBITION OF PRIZE ALES

    This weekend Kirkstall Brewery in Leeds hosted the Great Exhibition of Prize Ales. I had the pleasure of finding myself with time off and bought a ticket to head over and enjoy some of the fine ales. Some fine breweries took the time to setup and came along with some fabulous ale. Our good friends…