Work Inspiration: Jan 8-14

I’ve done a photo-a-day on my other blog for 6 years. If you think that after 6 years the inspiration would be flagging a little, you’d be right. I sometimes use the prompts from Fat Mum Slim as a way to get through the doldrums, and this month I combined her prompts with brewing. Jan 8: wall. A place for everything and everything in its place as me dad would say. #work #brewery #brewinglife #fmspad A photo posted by Kat Goodale (@katitude) on Jan 10, 2017 at 3:27pm PST Jan 11: in my fridge. We're slowly filling up the post …

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Work inspiration: Jan 1-7

I’ve done a photo-a-day on my other blog for 6 years. If you think that after 6 years the inspiration would be flagging a little, you’d be right. I sometimes use the prompts from Fat Mum Slim as a way to get through the doldrums, and this month I combined her prompts with brewing. Jan 1: my favourite colour(s). #beer #gold #red #amber #black #fmspad A photo posted by Kat Goodale (@katitude) on Jan 2, 2017 at 8:09am PST Jan 2: delicious. I really like the flavour of Vienna malt. #beer #brewing #brewerlife #fmspad A photo posted by Kat Goodale …

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Brew Slam

It’s that time again. GTA Homebrew Club’s annual competition is even bigger this year, with a record number of entries. I volunteered to judge a few sessions because 1) it’s fun, 2) I need the practice and 3) it was held at Amsterdam which is around the corner from me. I have learned to abstain from anything IPA-ish as my system gets a tad bitter when exposed to too much bitterness, and I judged some English and German categories. I was distracted at one point when I saw my beer, a Lychee Gose,  poured at the next table. It was …

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