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Posted in thread: Accidentally frozen bottle: Esters gone? on 02-09-2015 at 12:32 PM
woops never saw the reply, no, no light in that room really
Posted in thread: Prevent hop roots from spreading around on 02-09-2015 at 12:31 PM
From a plant health point of view, is there any benefit from stopping rhizome spread?
Posted in thread: Accidentally frozen bottle: Esters gone? on 12-03-2014 at 01:25 PM
I recently accidentally froze a bottle of APA cooling it down before drinking it. I left the
bottle in the sink to thaw out and it subsequently sat there for a few weeks. I opened it up
last night and...
Posted in thread: Aa % on 09-22-2014 at 03:27 PM
Performed this at the weekend on some amarillo @ 10.9%. I used double concentrations of hops
and couldn't get a colour change from the phenolpthalein. I'm not sure this is an entirely
Posted in thread: Aa % on 09-15-2014 at 11:45 AM
Anybody try this? I've got indicators and stuff and am going to give it a go. I'll post results
on the experiment one way or the other.
Posted in thread: Hops titration test on 09-15-2014 at 11:37 AM
Has anybody tried the titration test on their homegrown hops detailed here . I have the
chemicals needed, and was just going to use my tap water instead of distilled stuff. Any
experience of how the ...
Posted in thread: Oldest vial used to make a starter? on 08-17-2014 at 11:27 AM
never used wyeast, what yer sayin makes sense though. Took off in the end bout 12 am last
night. Lower viability => longer lag phase. Great that the product can be stored for that long!
Posted in thread: Oldest vial used to make a starter? on 08-16-2014 at 03:11 PM
Cheers for responses. I had a vial of wlp833 that was sitting in the fridge about 8 months
beyond expiry. It's been on the stir plate for over 24 hours now and not a budge thus far. I
made a 1.040 sta...
Posted in thread: Oldest vial used to make a starter? on 08-16-2014 at 10:10 AM
Whats the oldest vial you've used to make a starter? I've built starters off out of date ones
before but, i have a particularly old one in the fridge at the mo and am wondering what are the
Posted in thread: Hops in cold climate questions on 05-12-2014 at 02:22 PM
Not exactly in line with what OP is inquiring about but i'm just wondering how you would rate
your hops in terms of quality compared to commercially bought ones. For example how would you
rate the aro...