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Posted in thread: Critique on 03-18-2013 at 11:01 AM
Thanks for this- very useful!
Posted in thread: Critique on 03-17-2013 at 10:43 PM
Hi all, so I thought I would adapt a previous recipe involving chinook hops, which I am
currently enjoying, but which is a little earthy for the style I am going for. My LHBS stocks
citra hops at the ...
Posted in thread: Brew day advice on 01-26-2013 at 06:56 PM
Thanks for the advice- hoping to find someone to learn from, but in the meantime I'm happy to
keep experimenting and learning from my mistakes. I haven't found evidence that there are many
Posted in thread: Brew day advice on 01-26-2013 at 05:23 PM
So tomorrow I am going to have a go at my third batch- a 5gal American IPA with a recipe that
calls for 2.2lbs extra light dme, 2.2lbs amber dme, 1.1lb sugar and 3.7lbs tin of coopers IPA.
I am also g...
Posted in thread: IPA help for a newbie on 01-19-2013 at 10:37 PM
Thanks again- having taken on board the advice here's what I'm thinking (I subbed in pale LME
for the coopers kit which is hopped so I shortened the boil time to 30 mins and reduced
bittering hops). W...
Posted in thread: IPA help for a newbie on 01-18-2013 at 09:50 PM
Another question on this- I have been playing around with Beer calculus, and I am struggling to
get close to 7%ABV with the fermentables that I have (1.7kg Coopers IPA, 1kg extra light
Posted in thread: IPA help for a newbie on 01-17-2013 at 07:25 AM
Wow thanks for the detailed responses- now just got to go away and try and put it all together!
Will let you know how it goes
Posted in thread: IPA help for a newbie on 01-16-2013 at 09:09 PM
Hi all,I am new to this game but keen to learn and was wondering whether anyone has any
suggestions for some ingredients that I acquired over christmas. I have a fairly standard 25l
extract setup with...
Posted in thread: Beer Machine question on 12-28-2012 at 11:29 PM
Great, thanks for the swift help. There is a bit of foam on top now, just not as much as I
would have expected. The pressure is steadily increasing though which must be a good sign. I
did some reading...
Posted in thread: Beer Machine question on 12-28-2012 at 04:25 PM
Hi all,I have just been given a beer machine and I set it all up as per the instructions
(brewing czech pilsner- not my favourite but it came with the gift and seems like a good place
to start!). Howe...