Posts Tagged ‘Kimberley Dawkins’

Kimberley’s Homebrew Hijinks: Ginger Ale

5 May, 2015  |  by Kimberley Dawkins

What comes to mind when you hear the words “ginger ale?” Is it a familiar green can or bottle? Maybe it’s the sweet, fizzy stuff you get the morning after a particularly wild night to soothe your stomach. Maybe it’s what you use to toast the New Year instead of champagne. In any event, ginger ale is stunningly easy to make at home, and it’s what we’ll be making this week! As far as fermented drinks go, ginger ale is…

Kimberley’s Homebrew Hijinks: You Can Do It, Too

4 Apr, 2015  |  by Kimberley Dawkins
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Welcome to Homebrew Hijinks. In this series of posts Kimberley will be sharing lessons, stories and thoughts from adventures in homebrewing and maybe even a recipe or two (definitely some recipes!)     From Trappist monks to bathtub gin, DIY booze has been a cultural mainstay since time immemorial — it used to be the only way. Now, beer and wine aren’t the only things you can brew at home and you’re not even limited to alcoholic drinks. The magic of…

Beer That Tastes Like A High Five: Dominion City Brewing Company

11 Nov, 2014  |  by Guest Post
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Nestled in an industrial building on Canotek Road, the recently opened Dominion City Brewing Company has been proving that not only is it possible to follow your passion, but that you can inspire passion in others at the same time. The brewing company is run by a group of friends who left their office jobs to work at making something tangible. This something ended up being beer. Starting the brewery was a labour of love. Not just the love that…