By Ben Richards
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Is it possible to grow all of the ingredients needed to brew a beer from just one small plot? I'm going to find out and, weekly from September 27, Growing Beer is your way to follow my journey. I'm starting off with a tiny, rubbish-strewn bit of land in Devon, England and in just one year I've got to grow or collect everything I need to brew - that's barley, hops, yeast and water. It's going to be a long 12 months...
||CleanThe End||The End - finally opening the beer||5 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10 - Fermentation and bottling||The last steps ahead of the final tasting...||28 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9 - Brewing||The big day is here - time to brew||21 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8 - Harvest pt.II||Picking those hops and malting the barley||14 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7 - Harvest||Bringing in the barley and talking beers of the world||7 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6 - Equipment||Feeling grumpy and talking about brewing||31 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5 - Yeast||Surviving storms and understanding yeast||24 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4 - Water||Heatwaves, sowing barley and why water is awesome||17 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3 - Barley||Pests, weather and figuring out how to grow barley||10 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2 - Hops||Sheds, weeds and the all important hops||3 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Beginning||The Beginning - sorting the allotment before growing or brewing.||30 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Brilliant! A podcast from a shed, in an allotment, with beer!
I love this podcast - it's funny, honest and a genuinely interesting journey through growing and brewing.
What a fascinating project. Can’t wait to see if a beer is made.