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Posted in thread: Here's my water report, now what do I do? on 06-01-2014 at 08:05 PM
I did a bit more research. Sounds like my best bet would be to invest in a reverse osmosis
system to bring down the alkalinity and then add some gypsum and epson salts to bring up the
calcium and magn...
Posted in thread: Here's my water report, now what do I do? on 05-27-2014 at 08:03 PM
Posted in thread: Here's my water report, now what do I do? on 05-24-2014 at 10:34 AM
Just got my water report:calcium:72magnesium: not measured (said water hardness is mainly from
calcium)carbonate:180 (bicarbonate ~220, correct me if i'm wrong)sulphate:
Posted in thread: Should I give away my beer? on 05-18-2014 at 06:37 PM
Just curious about others experiences with handing out your homebrew to acquaintances, work
colleagues etc. I have always kept bottles for close friends, guests or gifts if I'm invited to
a party. Som...
Posted in thread: wheat. when is it appropriate to use? on 03-15-2014 at 10:17 AM
Haven't really got on to adjusting my water profile yet. It seems like a science in itself. I
shall go and do some research.
Posted in thread: wheat. when is it appropriate to use? on 03-14-2014 at 09:08 PM
I've made a few light and malty beers that have various amounts of wheat in them, it gives good
lacing and some head retension in my experience. They have come out with an astringent taste, I
Posted in thread: BIAB Keggle Build on 02-28-2014 at 03:08 PM
I thought that it would be less stable when filled but it's actually easier to move around. I
think the weight stops any of the wheels lifting off the ground as much. I can't make it any
lower with th...
Posted in thread: Bottle labels on 02-27-2014 at 09:58 PM
I've started putting labels on the caps. They're much cheaper, amongst other benefits.
Posted in thread: Think I may have bottle bombs... on 02-04-2014 at 07:24 PM
No but I've seen the mess and heard the horror stories lol. Still unsure of my strategy, guess
it's just give the plastic bottles a squeeze and release pressure when they've gotten hard. I
always use ...
Posted in thread: What's your green beer like? on 02-04-2014 at 06:00 PM
I've got very grainy flavours in my last few beers, mainly from pilsner malt I think. I've also
been grinding the malt finer, so that might add to the grainy taste.