Author Archives: andrew


<![CDATA[ Welcome to the smallest and neatest brewery you’ll ever see. It’s called ‘The Brewery In a Box’, a four hundred litre a week craft brewery that can be put practically ANYWHERE and was designed specifically for use in places where huge expense and over-reliance on utilities like water and electricity make more conventional brewing […]

Steam Whistle to Top Shed

Big Hand Brewer Neil Moran filling up

<![CDATA[To travel is a delight, to return home doubly so. But on this occasion the return was made all the nicer by discovering that we'd made the newspapers.  Not just any newspaper — the Echo. Let's just call it great timing. So here's the Top Shed Crew yesterday taste testing some Steam Whistle from one […]

Upper Canada Rebellion Revival

<![CDATA[ There’s a Rebellion brewing. We’ve just got news that Upper Canada Brewings Legendary Rebellion Lager is being brought back from the dead by Henderson’s Brewing. I have been honoured that Steve Henderson asked me to put some words down about my recollections of the days of Rebellion at Upper Canada. Before what I recall […]