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July 2020 Archive

Serve Your Homebrew in a Leather Tankard, Goblet, Jack, or Bombard

Homebrewing has been popular since the 1960’s; back when people attempted to brew the most affordable beer to save money. However, the current homebrewing craze of the 21st century is populated by enthusiasts seeking to produce the best quality beer they can using the limited resources at their disposal.
Homebrewing enthusiasts around the globe take great pride in brewing unique and interesting varieties of beer using fresh and local ingredients. Presenting your homebrew to others can b[..]

Leather Tankards Handmade in Barnard Castle

Barnard Castle is the home of Hidebound. Our delightful town has not changed much after so many Cummings and goings and is still a pleasant place to work and live. This is particularly so after we realised that there is so much visual benefit in the town which had never previously been known locally. It takes national news to make one understand that your hometown can hold its head up high without the help of spectacles. It also makes the point that there are so many opticians in the town wh[..]

The Best Beverages to Serve in a Leather Drinking Vessel

Leather drinking vessels have been regaining popularity over the years. The vessels which were incredibly popular from early medieval times have become a recent hit with live action role players, historians, or just folk who would like to enjoy a bit of that old country feel while sipping on their favourite tipple.
The leather drinking vessels from Hidebound, based in the historic Market town of Barnard Castle, can certainly provide you with the feel of a traditional drinking experience. Howe[..]