Harviestoun Ola Dubh Easter Eggs

Harviestoun Brewery celebrate their 30th anniversary this year. I’m a bit of a fan of their beers; their Ola Dubh beer was my first ever Monster Beer post, and my first all grain homebrew was an attempted clone of their Bitter & Twisted. With Easter just around the corner, they’ve decided to do something a… Read more »

Beer Pancakes

As I’m sure you must be aware, today is Pancake Day, a feast day with a long history which these days is just an excuse for the supermarkets to sell you cheap frying pans and lemons. I’ve always loved pancakes, and this year I decided to see how they turned out when made with beer…. Read more »

Whisky Mac Ice Cream

This month’s BSFIC Challenge over on Kavey Eats is a very seasonal Booze theme. This plays right into my area of expertise! Following on from my exploration of the perfect Whisky Mac earlier this year, I decided that an ice creamed version would be the perfect winter warmer. It’s a ‘proper’ ice cream, being primarily… Read more »

Tequila Ice Cream

This month’s BSFIC Challenge over on Kavey Eats is to produce a savoury ice cream – this is my attempt to find something boozily appropriate! The trouble with most alcohol is that it’s on the sweet side, but happily as I was staring at my somewhat overstuffed booze cupboard I caught sight of some tequila… Read more »