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Unusual Beer Week: Kelpie Seaweed Ale

Williams Brothers Brewing out of Scotland brews a line of “historical” ales that punctuate the unusual brewing history of Scotland, particularly in the pre-hops days. I’ve reviewed their Fraoch Heather Ale and Ebulum Elderberry Black Ale before, but the Kelpie Seaweed Ale was a new one to me. This 4.4% ABV beer is indeed brewed with seaweed; here’s what the brewery says: Prior to the 1850’s there were many Scottish coastal alehouses, which brewed their … Continue reading →