By pairing pollinators with solar farms, Travis and Chiara Bolton are reimagining commercial beekeeping. Source: Beekeepers Sweeten Solar Sites With the ‘Tesla of Honey’
Saltwater Brewery uses barley and wheat leftovers to create compostable, edible 6-pack rings that can feed marine species instead of killing them. Source: Brewery Develops Edible 6-Pack Rings to Save Marine Life, Reduce Plastic Waste
Lent is inextricably linked to Jesus’s 40 days in the wilderness, right? In fact, it’s not that simple. Source: The surprising truth about fasting for Lent
The lads at Brewdog are getting flak from all quarters. Independent brewer joins the long list of small counter-culture firms that sold us revolution and walked away wealthy. Source: Punked? How an upstart brewing company sold up and sold out
I didn’t make too bad a fist of my first attempt last year at hot cross bun baking but I’ll be able to pair my love of stout with these ones, what’s not to like!! How to bake: Hot cross buns with a tasty twist Source: Spiced stout buns recipe | Dan Lepard |…
I rarely photograph food wot I have cooked but tonight’s lasagne was particularly yummy. It was the first time we tried Marcus Wareing’s family recipe and rather wonderful it was too.
The beauty of having a son in the drinks trade is that he is always sourcing interesting beverages for us to sample. For example, above is a bottle from the first batch of Dingle Whiskey. I don’t think I’ll open this one though as it could be quite a rare one in a few years…