A thought just occurred to me. (I have at least one thought every day. Usually involving an opener and a bottle.) About the data I'm collecting from brewing records. There's nothing after the 1970's.
You know what would be great? To compare 21st century beers with those of the past. See how grists have changed, gravities fluctuated, hopping rates jumped about, and all that crap. Just one problem: getting hold of modern records.
Then I had my thought. It's not a great one. Just the best I could come up with today. Why not ask brewers to send me information about their beers? I'd be happy to publish it anonymised. And not pass on recipes.
Any of you brewers out there fancy sending me details of your brews?
Sometimes people are bloody unpleasant.
The other weekend I had to deal with a particularly unpleasant complaint.
From time to time Sunday lunchtime seems to bring out the most venomous of