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# robertandrews

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• Posted in thread: OG too low - can I raise? on 02-08-2014 at 12:11 AM
GuldTuborg,That would be a victory if accurate, I think!This sounds like a formula/principle I
should learn.Thanks all.Sent from my iPad using Home Brew

• Posted in thread: OG too low - can I raise? on 02-07-2014 at 11:39 PM
Depends. What's the ppg of the "enhancer?" Does it give any sign of its sugar content?And Abe
above is correct. The best you can do now is calculate your OG. Thankfully, with extract,
that's a pretty ...

• Posted in thread: OG too low - can I raise? on 02-07-2014 at 11:34 PM
HonestAbe,Thanks - but confusing ;)Let's try...So...(OG 1.025 x which volume - original of 18
litres?) + (OG of enhancer, did not take) / 2 = calculated OG.Oh well. If all sugar is
converted, I guess ...

• Posted in thread: OG too low - can I raise? on 02-07-2014 at 10:34 PM
Umm, I just added:- 250g "beer enhancer" in 500ml water- 250g "beer enhancer" in 500ml water-
350g "beer enhancer" in 750ml water= 850g "beer enhancer" in 1.75l waterAny good?Learning.When
could I tak...

• Posted in thread: OG too low - can I raise? on 02-07-2014 at 10:11 PM
Total 1.8kg grain (mostly pale malt, some crystal malt).Steeped in 14 litres of water at about
160f for 1hr 15mins.Boiled for total 1hr 25mins.Hops: 47g Challenger at start, 47g Golding with
15mins to...

• Posted in thread: OG too low - can I raise? on 02-07-2014 at 09:31 PM
PS I have some "Beer Enhancer" power - it's spray dried malt plus dextrose. Could I add any of
this now? Mixed with water at same temp as fermenter [email protected] I'd rather about 4.X%
- so I'd ...

• Posted in thread: OG too low - can I raise? on 02-07-2014 at 09:25 PM
My original gravity is 1.025. This is low, right?Looks like I can only achieve about 1.97%?This
is "English IPA", all grain, from a book, but my brewing kettles are too small for the amount
of grain i...

• Posted in thread: What is this film on my beer? :-( on 12-08-2013 at 10:49 PM
FYI, I've bottled this today, one day after the above discovery.Beer tastes fine, no hint of
vinegar. Hope it stays that way.

• Posted in thread: Post your infection on 12-07-2013 at 07:51 PM
Posted in thread at ...I just opened my fermenter after one month to find this film on top...
had planned on bottling this tomorrow.Beer is a winter warmer I tweaked ( based on Holiday
Prowler ( ...

• Posted in thread: What is this film on my beer? :-( on 12-07-2013 at 07:34 PM
I just opened my fermenter after one month to find this film on top... had planned on bottling
this tomorrow.Beer is a winter warmer I tweaked ( based on Holiday Prowler ( - combination of
light, c...