How to Make Ginger Beer from Scratch
There are two types of people in this world: people who like their ginger beer sweet, subtle, and unassuming, and people who like their ginger beer to kick them hard in the back of the throat. (I guess there are also people out there who don’t like ginger beer, but for now I’m going to pretend they don’t exist.)
By The Beer Community on Oct. 05, 2017
Ginger is always delicious, but it has many health benefits too, so why not double your pleasure. Enjoy your beer along with the health benefits of ginger.
Ginger is a great warming spice, so this beer is excellent to have around during those cold winter months that are quickly coming upon us. Most people drink ginger tea, but we say switch it up a little!
Our 3 Favourite Ginger Beer Recipes:
1.We loved this step by step recipe from Food52 on how to make alcoholic ginger beer from scratch with pictures and great instructions.
2. We couldn’t afford that trip to Jamaica to escape the winter blues, so we decided to bring Jamaica to us. This Cook Like a Jamaican Recipe is great cold, so crank up the heat, put on some reggae, close your eyes and sip. Are you in Jamaica yet?
3. Lastly for those of you who, like us, get confused by too many steps and ingredients this Seattle Seedling recipe is just perfect.
Need some food ideas to go with the Ginger Beer?
Try these out:
Great Guinness Recipes
You won’t need the luck of the Irish to whip up these delicious delights.
Red Eye Chilled Tomato Soup with Beer
Okay, so maybe you’ve heard of a Red Eye, Bloody Beer, Chelada, or Beesear (beer caesar), but have you ever thought about adding beer to SOUP??!
VIDEO: Emeril Lagasse Cooks With Beer
In this episode of Emeril Live, Emeril Lagasse makes not 1, not 2, not 3, but 4 different recipes with our favorite ingredient BEER!!! BAM!!!
Beer-Battered French Fries
This is already everybody’s favorite side dish, but add some beer to it and well…you just won’t be able to stop.