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Posted in thread: Beer Snob ? Or just particular on 03-08-2013 at 05:17 AM
Yes I did type this on my mobile phone, hence the appalling grammar and miss placed
Posted in thread: Beer Snob ? Or just particular on 03-08-2013 at 05:14 AM
So, I've been home brewing beer now for only a few months, I've made maybe 7 23L batches in
that time some ready to drink some aren't. What I found very interesting is that I've just gone
and picked u...
Posted in thread: Show Us Your Label on 02-20-2013 at 04:48 PM
102600My label, made in honor of our family pet that passed away recently. We had two great
danes, the silhouette is an actual picture of the Dog that passed, this is not the full label
just the main ...
Posted in thread: Beer not carbing on 02-20-2013 at 04:04 PM
Just needs time is my guess, I'm new to brewing also, I've done 5 Batches so far and managed to
only try one of them. This weekend Ill be cracking my lager which has been conditioning for the
Posted in thread: Pulling a gravity sample on 02-18-2013 at 04:05 PM
My FV have spigots on them and yes you can take samples from them but disregard the first half
and fill your tube again. Also remove your Airlock before taking a sample leaving it in my draw
Posted in thread: St Peter's "Golden Ale" extract kit -- hopped or unhopped syrup? on 02-18-2013 at 03:14 PM
Ive done a few Muntons kits, all the extracts have been hopped. I would also suggest you make
it as instructed if its your first one. I say this only because its a great confidence booster
to have a g...
Posted in thread: Brew swapping Etiquette. on 02-18-2013 at 05:57 AM
So just an update on this one gents, I was around my mates place this weekend and we got to
talking about his brew and in particular how we both went about cleaning out our bottles.I was
not at all su...
Posted in thread: Stout on 02-15-2013 at 06:27 AM
I'm a Stout Lover in particular a very bold stout. I've never picked up Hotdogs though ! In
general I find Caramel, Licorice, Chocolate, and Black Berries. Great drink for the winter
Posted in thread: Brew swapping Etiquette. on 02-13-2013 at 01:55 PM
Thanks for the advice all. I might continue to play this by ear, I personally am open to
constructive criticism but I'm not sure my mate is. Cheers Mark.
Posted in thread: Brew swapping Etiquette. on 02-13-2013 at 04:36 AM
I'd offer to sit in on a brew day with him to see what he's doing. Maybe he's not rinsing
something properly, or there's an issue with his water.I was helping a friend get back into
brewing and sat in...