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Posted in thread: How do I get the best out of kits? on 03-17-2010 at 05:03 AM
I'll give those premium kits a go, they're twice the price but I'm sure they'll be twice as
Posted in thread: How do I get the best out of kits? on 03-16-2010 at 04:25 PM
I have no idea where you are looking. I've never seen kits cheaper than buying straight
extract. OP, are you using the Kit and Kilo type kits? (IE, a can of LME, and a couple pounds
of sugar?)I've bee...
Posted in thread: How do I get the best out of kits? on 03-16-2010 at 04:15 PM
Six kilograms is a pretty big beer. Six pounds is more standard.A very simple recipe might be:6
lbs. LMECouple ounces hopsYeastAdd ~1/2 lb. specialty grains, and you have a pretty decent
brew. [ADD: t...
Posted in thread: How do I get the best out of kits? on 03-16-2010 at 03:37 PM
Okay, let's say it's £10 for 1.5kg of malt extract, how much malt extracts needed for 23l?Can
one of you post a bog standard recipe so I'd know what was what please.Edit:I've just looked at
Posted in thread: How do I get the best out of kits? on 03-16-2010 at 02:03 PM
stop buying kits and brew your own stuff. Its cheaper and the recipe won't have to rely on
sugar for alcohol content.I don't have room for a mash tun.
Posted in thread: How do I get the best out of kits? on 03-16-2010 at 01:49 PM
Just a simple quick question.I usually brew them up to 5 gallons and the end result usually
tastes a bit watery, I've only ever reduced the amount of water I've added once before and the
result was mu...
Posted in thread: Still (Europe) on 03-15-2008 at 12:25 AM
Where can I buy a prefabricated still from? The only one I've seen that looks half decent is
the easy still: it seems much too expencive for such a small piece of kit.I aren't interested
in messing ...
Posted in thread: Dandelion Wine on 01-21-2008 at 06:17 AM
What does this taste like? I've never tried dandelion before but I'm willing to try it if it's
Posted in thread: Fruit juice ratio. on 01-19-2008 at 04:26 AM
Hey everyone! I haven't posted on here for a long time. I'd like a little advice though.I brew
on the cheap, I buy tesco value fruit juices @ £0.55/liter ($1.10) and mix them with sugar and
Posted in thread: Ginger booze kit! on 07-05-2006 at 01:50 PM
Thanks.I couldnt find a metric sugar to alcohol relation chart on the internet so I made one