The anniversary ol an historic British beer flood inspired bartender Katie Rose to create "The Last Call to Porter," a blend of Knob Creek Bourbon, green chartreuse and Benedictine, finished with a splash of Central Waters Brewing Co.'s Mud Puppy
Porter Ale, sold at $8 (and featured on NPR in 2010).
The company's latest equipment includes a Mud Puppy
, which collects mud on site, removing and recycling the water, and is proving particularly valuable in keeping smaller domestic sites clean.
My favourite has to be Salamander breweries 'Mud Puppy
' - which, a bit like me these days, has plenty of body.
It's just a short wait for him now, after the year he spent as a "Mud Puppy
" prior to getting to the school.
by Erica Wooff (The Women's Press, pounds 9.99), Seeing the Wires by Patrick Thomson (HarperCollins, pounds 6.99)