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Posted in thread: Best way to aviod a hangover! on 09-05-2015 at 04:59 AM
Posted in thread: Bottle Bomb this morning on 09-02-2015 at 11:32 AM
Chill them asap to reduce the pressure and stop further carbing.You can gently pry up the caps
to let off pressure without foaming too much, do it a few times then recap when you can get the
lids off ...
Posted in thread: Honey Wheat Beer - Any Advice? on 08-31-2015 at 09:21 AM
The honey will just ferment completely, boosting ABV and drying out your beer. If you want the
taste of honey then use honey malt. Steep maybe a quarter pound.Edit: Sorry, I see you're in
Aussie, I do...
Posted in thread: Kari Poikolainen's "Perfect Drinking and Its Enemies" Book: What is Moderate Drinking on 08-30-2015 at 05:39 AM
When can I get beer on prescription from my doctor? :rockin:
Posted in thread: Is this New York law for real? on 08-30-2015 at 05:21 AM
This is the sort of thing that the free trade agreements crush. Waddayamean I can't sell you
any nice NZ hops?
Posted in thread: Low ABV ... whyyyyy on 08-27-2015 at 10:59 AM
Another vote here for mash temperature. I was high by about 3°C and attenuation dropped from
80% to under 70%. Yours is all over the place. Check your thermometer reads around 100°C at
Posted in thread: First batch fermentation problems? on 08-26-2015 at 10:26 AM
How warm was it? What yeast?
Posted in thread: Priming sugar on 08-24-2015 at 08:00 PM
It still has the potential to carb up to the same level in cooler weather, it just takes
Posted in thread: Reusing yeast on 08-24-2015 at 08:41 AM
I usually use a third of the cake. I don't understand how you can say "a cup" without knowing
how much trub there is, and how much beer you left on the trub.
Posted in thread: New Zealand Brewers on 08-24-2015 at 07:26 AM
I might know someone local who has a fair amount of the stuff ;)Oh, you haven't used that small
amount you had yet?