Posts From November 2011

Got Gruit?

Up until this point, our recipes required hops. The bitterness and aroma of hops are what make beer...beer. Or at least the modern, more popular version of beer. Even before hops became popular, there was still beer. One of the more popular versions was Gruit, a.k.a. grut. The purpose of this site is to allow the creative brewers to experiment, share their recipe ideas, and create recipes that they want to brew again and again. The requirement of hops was an unnecessary restriction that has now been removed. In addition to enabling hop-less beer recipes, this also ...

Brewing Reminders

You haven't heard from us in a while but don't worry we've been busy. We've been quietly fixing some bugs and trying to make the site faster and easier to use. You may have noticed you can now login or associate your existing account with your LinkedIn or Last.fm accounts. We also have simple sub-navigation to make it easier to get to our beer style listings, homebrewing ingredients and homebrew calculators.

But that's not all! To go along with our improved brewing journals, we have rolled out notifications for your homebrewing journals. You will ...