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Posted in thread: Tweaking a stout recipe - adding oats... adjust existing grain amounts? on 10-12-2015 at 01:31 PM
Hi folks,So my next brew is a stout and I'm going to use a recipe which got good marks in a
competition last year, though feedback said the beer was a bit thin so my plan is to mash at
154 F and add 6...
Posted in thread: Rye I oughta! - Recipe advice on 09-30-2014 at 09:30 AM
So next brew am looking at doing is a rye beer, never used rye or Willamette hops so really
just going by descriptions I think they would be a nice mix.Nothing bought yet so feel free to
Posted in thread: Improving on the first brew on 11-09-2011 at 03:52 PM
Very light? I'm aiming for ~5%. The 1.040 gravity is just for better hop utilisation during the
boil. Cheers for the advice though, think I'll go for 1 oz of Centennial at 40 mins to get a
Posted in thread: Improving on the first brew on 11-08-2011 at 05:04 PM
So with a fair bit of the first brew drank (and an extract christmas brew bottled), I have
identified a few points for improving my first beer. The two key areas being carbonation and
head retention. ...