Archive for May 4th, 2008

what are nettles good for #4

Honestly, I thought nettle beer would be disgusting….and it’s not  – its really very good!.. made in a similar way to elderflower champagne (but not quite as wonderful). 

 Me being me.. I looked at a few recipes for nettle beer, then tweaked it into my own. A hit with us – so much so that we have been out today and harvested yet more nettle tips, for another batch.

Fear not.. no nettle loving butterflies were hurt in the making of this beer.. only the tips does not take out much in the way of nettles!


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