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Posted in thread: Adding a hop tea to a keg / bad idea? on 09-13-2013 at 09:32 AM
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Posted in thread: Adding a hop tea to a keg / bad idea? on 09-13-2013 at 09:31 AM
Yes, was assuming it'd be a one hour boil etc to add bitterness as per regular regular hop
additions. I have 3 other beers for the event which are OK (it's weird but three of the four
never hit their ...
Posted in thread: Adding a hop tea to a keg / bad idea? on 09-13-2013 at 09:22 AM
Thanks for the replies! Yes was considering it a 1 hour boil etc. for the tea, and also adding
dry hops too for aroma. I have 4 beers for the event and its mainly one that needs tinkering -
if it goes...
Posted in thread: Adding a hop tea to a keg / bad idea? on 09-12-2013 at 08:04 AM
Hi guys,I've had my first 2 beers that haven't reached their FG. Never happened before, very
annoying! Especially as I'm brewing the beer for an event.The worst is 50% Munich Malt and 50%
Maris. It we...
Posted in thread: 50% Munich 50% Maris Otter on 02-05-2013 at 08:56 PM
Here's the finished beer. Its got a very smooth balance of hop and malt flavours (could that be
the FWH?), occasionally get a grainy note (if that makes sense?!), but because of its light
Posted in thread: 50% Munich 50% Maris Otter on 01-15-2013 at 09:05 AM
Here's the beer after 2 weeks. It's quite clear. Tastes really good good. Still needs time I
think, but has quite a long malty aftertaste at the moment. It's incredibly smooth though,
really pleased w...
Posted in thread: 50% Munich 50% Maris Otter on 01-15-2013 at 09:01 AM
Dry hopping. I was going to put in around 35g but the rest of the pack fell in, which was
around 50g. Ah well! Used just Fuggles in the end.
Posted in thread: 50% Munich 50% Maris Otter on 01-08-2013 at 08:50 AM
Am just over a week in. Think its done fermenting. Going to leave it for another week in a cool
room then rack to secondary and dry hop it. I've got loads of EKG and Fuggles for dry hopping.
Have dry ...
Posted in thread: 50% Munich 50% Maris Otter on 12-31-2012 at 05:23 PM
Thanks, will do. Just finished tidying up the kitchen before SWMBO came in and saw the mess!
Hit 1.042 OG, almost the 1.044 I was aiming for but I over batch sparged for some reason. It
happens I gues...
Posted in thread: 50% Munich 50% Maris Otter on 12-31-2012 at 01:52 PM
Have decided to try my hand at FWH, not done it before. So, the hop additions are this....17g
Fuggles FWH17g EKG FWH15g EKG @ 30 mins30g Fuggles @ 10 mins30g EKG @ 5 minsiBrewmaster says
about 39 IBU'...