What do you get when you make beer with bread? Toast ale!
What's this? Another gimmicky craft beer?
If making the world a better place is a gimmick, then yes. Hackney Brewery’s ale is made from old bread donated by local bakeries.
What's so heroic about that?
As a nation we chuck away 24 million slices of bread every day, so this is a small but significant stand against food waste.
Right ho. But how does it taste?
Malty, rather than hoppy. Which makes sense for a beer brewed with bread.
On the subject of bread, how much is it?
Three pounds a bottle, with profits going to a food waste charity.
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