Summer Drinks - Home Brew Ginger Beer details and description
Old Hamlet's Home Brew Ginger Beer Kit - A Fun Gift for All Ages. Based on a family recipe that has been hand down over the generations, Old Hamlet's ginger beer kit makes a wonderfully refreshing soft drink for those long hot summer days - ginger beer ready in about 7 days.
Enough for 2 batches of 2 litres, or 4 litres of delicious homemade ginger beer.
Ingredients: Sugar, Ginger, Cream of Tartar, Lemon Peel, Yeast.
What to do: Pour one sachet of the ginger mixture and 225 g of sugar into a mixing bowl; add 2 litres of boiling water and stir gently to dissolve the sugar. Stir in the grated rind and juice of one lemon and allow to cool. When the ginger mixture is body temperature to touch, sprinkle one sachet of dried yeast on top and cover with cling film.
Keep in a warm place for 3 days, then siphon off the ginger beer mixture into 3 plastic bottles. The ginger beer should be ready to drink after a further 4 days.
Store in cool, dark and dry place.