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Posted in thread: Are there any temp tolerant yeast strains out there? on 08-04-2015 at 11:43 AM
I have it on good authority that a local brewery only use nottingham at around 25c (77f) and
produce fantastic beers.
Posted in thread: Ale fermented with lager yeast at 70F on 08-04-2015 at 11:41 AM
You can go a degree or two over the max ferment temp for lager, depending on the yeast, for a
steam beer style brew. Any more and it'll just kick out loads of awful fusels. Fermentis seem
think their ...
Posted in thread: Rum & Raisin Stout, few questions! on 08-04-2015 at 09:43 AM
I'm planning to brew a rum and raisin stout using the raisin character from Special B and
Molasses.I've only ever brewed a few proper stouts (I rarely go past Porter level colour) and
what I did brew ...
Posted in thread: All Grain Brewday - American Mild on 06-10-2015 at 02:53 PM
Hello! I'm not much of a regular poster on this forum as I'm from the UK and those forums suit
me more in terms of ingredients available, measurements, the usual. I do still use the site for
Posted in thread: Basic soda recipes? on 11-20-2014 at 03:56 PM
Didn't know it existed, thanks! great resource :)
Posted in thread: Basic soda recipes? on 11-18-2014 at 05:07 PM
So, brewed my first soda recently with gin botanicals, sugar and lemon. I added yeast and let
the bottles harden up, then bunged in the fridge. Success! It tastes great, you can't buy it in
shops for ...
Posted in thread: Gin-style Juniper Soda (First soda ever.) on 11-17-2014 at 06:26 PM
Did it taste like gin?I am surprised that the price of soda is high in the UK because, in the
Chicago area, the "on sale" price for a 2 liter bottle of soda is most typically $1 and that
Posted in thread: Gin-style Juniper Soda (First soda ever.) on 11-16-2014 at 05:52 PM
Never made soda before as the idea is practically non existent in the UK, and I barely ever
drink commercial soda because of the price, chemical and sugar content, and it just generally
tastes awful t...
Posted in thread: Pear Beer on 10-18-2014 at 05:06 PM
ftlstrings - total zombie topic and I don't know if you're still knocking about, but this is
the only info I could find on a home brewed pear beer! I too am brewing a pear beer, so wanted
to thank you...
Posted in thread: grassy 2013 Amarillo hops on 01-07-2014 at 01:36 PM
we've been researching a little on a UK craft beer facebook page. Although it's privately grown
they said it took 32 days to harvest the crop. I guess some will be green and some will be very
ripe - m...