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Posted in thread: I have too much pilsner! on 11-19-2014 at 09:36 PM
I have a lot of pilsner malt laying around, and besides a wide variety of specialty grains,
that's the only base grain I have. I've brewed some Germans Pils and American Pils lately, but
am looking to...
Posted in thread: Close to bottling. Did I mess up? on 11-19-2014 at 08:33 PM
Alright so, I'm a week away from bottling and I'm a little concerned in the looks of the beer
so far. Before brewing I searched on here and I talked to a local brew store owner. He told me
to keep in ...
Posted in thread: Diluting Homebrew on 11-19-2014 at 08:23 PM
If you have come up short in the amount of water in your batch there is absolutely nothing
wrong with topping up with sanitised water in the fermenter to get the beer that you originally
intended to b...
Posted in thread: I think I may have screwed up my first ever batch on 11-19-2014 at 02:01 AM
Aidan, looks like a nice recipe. I've used the Motueka a couple of times and really enjoyed it.
I may have to do an all-NZ IPA and play around with some of those. I'm curious, how did the MJ
Posted in thread: I think I may have screwed up my first ever batch on 11-18-2014 at 04:35 AM
Hey, aidan. Not to hijack the thread or anything ... but I've been trying to find a clone for
Montieth's Summer Ale to make for my brother-in-law. He loves the stuff. Any tips? Also trying
to get some...
Posted in thread: Cider Newbie (yeah one of those)... Opinions gladly needed on 11-18-2014 at 02:39 AM
PET? (Excuse my ignorance...) Plastic bottles (Polyethylene terephthalate)
Posted in thread: 1st BIAB in Progress...More Sediment than Expected... on 11-18-2014 at 02:18 AM
Just wondering would fining with gelatine do anything to compact the trub?
Posted in thread: Cider Newbie (yeah one of those)... Opinions gladly needed on 11-18-2014 at 01:39 AM
I disagree. I've done it. You just need to bottle pasteurize when u reach the desired
carbonation. Use a plastic soda bottle to squeeze test then open and verify.That's true, you
could do that but you...
Posted in thread: First Cider Brew Attempt!! on 11-18-2014 at 01:27 AM
Could I make it using Nottingham yeast, sugar and raspberry juice...? How would I back
sweeten...? Pear juice sounds a good option! That ice cube trick sounds like a plan too :)When
I mentioned the pe...
Posted in thread: Anyone haerd of these new Yeasts from Mangrove Jack's (New Zealand) on 11-18-2014 at 01:19 AM
Glad you updated us on this. Please let us know with some tasting notes once it's complete.I'll
try to remember to. I'm planning to follow the Brulosophy fast lagering method so I should be
able to ta...