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by Addled Jim
Thu Nov 28, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Stout Trouble
Replies: 20
Views: 1704

Re: Stout Trouble

I'm pretty much decided now that I'm going to rebrew this recipe exactly the same, as soon as this one's ready to keg. I'm willing to accept I must have made a mistake somewhere and the blip is down to that. Next time round I will take more care throughout the process, complacency may have been my d...
by Addled Jim
Mon Nov 25, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Stout Trouble
Replies: 20
Views: 1704

Re: Stout Trouble

Thanks for the replies, I am going to laugh this one off as a blip as I'm usually consistent, I really don't want to explore water chemistry as I've been happy with my beers to date, improving along the way, maybe this may change in the future but for now I'll keep things simple The 1040 was the sta...
by Addled Jim
Sun Nov 24, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Stout Trouble
Replies: 20
Views: 1704

Re: Stout Trouble

Thanks for the replies, I will add more detail to answer the questions posed. I Brew Biab and have only usd the Biabacus spreadsheet for all of my brews, this was #49 so I trust the spreadsheet is dialed in to my equipment/process as I normally hit my numbers within acceptable variance I don't perfo...
by Addled Jim
Fri Nov 22, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Stout Trouble
Replies: 20
Views: 1704

Stout Trouble

Hi Brewed today he GW Guinness Export clone from his brew Classic European Beers At Home book 70,20,10 to a target OG of 1048 - well I'm so far off I'm flummoxed as hydrometer is currently 1040 I normally hit my numbers without trouble so I wondered if this recipe caused anyone else issues - does th...
by Addled Jim
Fri May 10, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Dry Hopping With Pellets - In PB
Replies: 8
Views: 1406

Re: Dry Hopping With Pellets - In PB

thanks Guy, Im erring towards leaving them out now - I will have a go next time I dust off the PB's (probs at xmas) - I don't want people moaning about cloudy/hazy beer at the party
by Addled Jim
Fri May 10, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Dry Hopping With Pellets - In PB
Replies: 8
Views: 1406

Dry Hopping With Pellets - In PB

Folks, About to keg a brew which will be drank at a upcoming family party - thought I might dry hop in a bag some pellets but now undecided - Ive not done this before only used leaf Will they break down considerably and leave the bag and make the beer cloudy - I will have to drive the barrel to the ...
by Addled Jim
Fri Feb 01, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Candi sugar question
Replies: 32
Views: 3832

Re: Candi sugar question

If you look in Asian supermarkets you can get Jaggery which is made from cane sugar - Looks like Sainsburys sell it too, 500g for £1.20 : https://www.sainsburys.co.uk/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/gb/groceries/natco-jaggery-goor-500g?langId=44&storeId=10151&krypto=hPP3FhN69mNUbmttYvcaV210mW0P5I53q2CjMyn...