The Beer

Glossary

Curious about the difference between Sparging, Spalt and Spelt? Pilsner, Perle and Phenols? Then the Glossary is your secret treasure-trove of beer knowledge!

  • Sláinte

    Sláinte is an Irish word that translates to “health”, as in the toast: ‘Here’s to your health’.


  • Sanitization

    Why sanitize? The brewing process requires careful control of microorganisms and can be ruined if the wrong bugs get into the beer.


  • Saison

    Saisons (which translates to “Seasonals”) are a farmhouse-style ale that originated in the French-speaking region of Belgium. They’re fruity, effervescent, lightly hoppy and peppery.