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by 6470zzy
Wed Apr 25, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Beer Recipes
Topic: Wards Best Bitter
Replies: 45
Views: 9098

Re: Wards Best Bitter

Most interesting. Cheers mate.
by 6470zzy
Mon Apr 09, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: Beer Recipes
Topic: Wards Best Bitter
Replies: 45
Views: 9098

Re: Wards Best Bitter

I am curious as to the difference in the quantities of sugars in the Bitter recipes over the years versus malt. Which year had the greatest sugar addition? Great historical info, thanks for taking the time to share this.

Cheers
by 6470zzy
Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:33 pm
Forum: Beer Recipes
Topic: Wards Best Bitter
Replies: 45
Views: 9098

Re: Wards Best Bitter

Did you get the yeast? :-k

Cheers
by 6470zzy
Wed Oct 04, 2017 8:46 pm
Forum: Kit Brewing
Topic: Wilkos Velvet Stout Again.......
Replies: 5
Views: 1439

Re: Wilkos Velvet Stout Again.......

What is your opinion on the Wilkos Velvet versus the Coopers Stout? Is the Coopers a better Kit?

Cheers
by 6470zzy
Fri Sep 22, 2017 8:11 am
Forum: Customise Your Beer Kits
Topic: Muntons brown ale kit
Replies: 10
Views: 1935

Re: Muntons brown ale kit

I recently brewed my first no-boil kit. Instead of sugar I added brown rice syrup which is going to end up in an article I'm writing for Brew Your Own about using rice in beers other than light American lager. I'll save most of the details for the article, but I will say that it turned out better t...
by 6470zzy
Fri Jul 14, 2017 10:46 pm
Forum: Extract Brewing
Topic: coopers kit, no dme?
Replies: 4
Views: 1600

Re: coopers kit, no dme?

Your bitterness will indeed be out of kilter if you short brew the kit. As you are already kitted out for all grain why not do a mini-mash and then then bung the kit into it? No bittering hops required.

Cheers
by 6470zzy
Sun Jun 25, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: Winemaking
Topic: Looking for pointers on a banana wine-ish brew.
Replies: 9
Views: 2150

Re: Looking for pointers on a banana wine-ish brew.

Bazz wrote:
And finally, what is the thinking in leaving a couple of banana skins on?

Thanks.
The skins add tannins and body to your brew.

Cheers
by 6470zzy
Sun Jun 18, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: Yeast
Topic: Dry Kolsch yeast
Replies: 50
Views: 6675

Re: Dry Kolsch yeast

Norik wrote:There is also Safale K97, which I've used before.
+1, I like K97. I am glad that it is now supplied in the small sachets.

Cheers
by 6470zzy
Wed Jun 14, 2017 9:27 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: How do you aerate your wort
Replies: 30
Views: 3566

Re: How do you aerate your wort

I never would have thought to use a Milk Frother :shock:

Cheers :-k
by 6470zzy
Wed Jun 14, 2017 9:15 pm
Forum: Yeast
Topic: Wild Yeast
Replies: 4
Views: 1466

Re: Wild Yeast

Always good to hear different viewpoints. :beer:

Cheers
by 6470zzy
Sun Jun 11, 2017 10:55 am
Forum: Cider Making
Topic: Bottle conditioned Ciders yeast Harvest?
Replies: 4
Views: 1345

Re: Bottle conditioned Ciders yeast Harvest?

https://oliversciderandperry.co.uk/
http://www.perryscider.co.uk/products/4 ... -dry-cider

They are out there but it might be easier to just get a sachet of yeast :beer:

Cheers
by 6470zzy
Sun Jun 11, 2017 10:35 am
Forum: Brewdays
Topic: Well done wales ales
Replies: 25
Views: 2264

Re: Well done wales ales

Well done indeed =D>

Were you not tempted to enter a batch of Cock Ale as well ? :mrgreen:

Cheers
by 6470zzy
Sat Jun 10, 2017 9:56 pm
Forum: Brewing Videos
Topic: Homebrew on the BBC
Replies: 5
Views: 2822

Re: Homebrew on the BBC

by 6470zzy
Sat Jun 10, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: Yeast
Topic: Wild Yeast
Replies: 4
Views: 1466

Wild Yeast

A short video on an interesting topic.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ChHcR9qaxj0

Cheers
by 6470zzy
Sat Jun 10, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: Brewing Videos
Topic: Homebrew on the BBC
Replies: 5
Views: 2822

Re: Homebrew on the BBC

The BBC video was a real blast from the past. I did a quick search for the "Semplex" yeast that he was using, it seems as though they don't exist any more. Thanks for sharing the links.

" Full marks and not a penny for the Chancellor" =D>


Cheers :beer: