Last Activity:03-07-2014 1:18 AM
Age:40 years old
Likes Given: 1
3 Likes on 3 Posts
Posted in thread: Crystal malt diastatic power on 03-03-2014 at 06:28 AM
HiI have used this recipe a few times and have had great results discovered this article which
says crystal malt has zero diastatic power this mean however that you will not get any
Posted in thread: Too cold + no strong boil = missed OG, fix? on 03-03-2014 at 06:24 AM
I think the lesson for next time is let it boil for longer until enough wort has evaporated -
even if that means 150 minutes. I have read elsewhere and experienced it myself, that a slower
Posted in thread: Fermentation Chamber, Beer Cellar, Freezer? on 01-27-2014 at 07:22 AM
I saw this thread died a while back, but am wondering if anyone has tried to make a cellar with
a thermeolectric cooler (like this one am thinking of converting an ordinary wood cupboard
into a cell...
Posted in thread: Beer Storage on 01-24-2014 at 06:03 AM
here is an article on the topic, which I suspect JJ has read :DI can't help you but am very
interested in this topic (so effectively subbing). I have just brewed a stout and designed the
recipe so the...
Posted in thread: Yeasts and lipids on 01-20-2014 at 09:42 AM
From what I know, take it as you will :) The lipids are most prevelent in the unfiltered wort.
When you drain your first runnings the wort contains grain husk material and this is where the
Posted in thread: Yeasts and lipids on 01-19-2014 at 06:31 PM
I think the more scientific brewers understand that lipids are important for yeast health. I
read somewhere that one way to prevent an excess of lipids being extracted from the mash is to
not take the...
Posted in thread: Nut Brown AG on 01-16-2014 at 05:29 PM
I have just asked a question about using home made victory malt hereI roasted some pale malt as
I can't get Victory Malt from my homebrew supplier. After roasting it i left it in a paper bag
and the a...
Posted in thread: Home Made Victory Malt on 01-16-2014 at 05:08 PM
I hope the people in this thread are still participating in the forum! I roasted some pale malt
after reading this thread. After roasting it i left it in a paper bag and the aroma seems to be
Posted in thread: Much Better Amber Ale on 12-13-2013 at 07:45 AM
Please let me know how this tastes once its has been bottled conditioned. If you have any
suggestions on changes to make on it I would love to hear about them.After looking at your
recipe again I am n...
Posted in thread: Alcoholic ginger beer on 12-09-2013 at 07:50 PM
How does ginger beer age by the way? I've got five one litre glass swing top bottles of my
concoction stashed in a cupboard which I'm planning to leave until summer time.It gets drier.
Depends on your...