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by trucker5774
Mon May 18, 2009 12:24 pm
Forum: Kit Brewing
Topic: coopers lager
Replies: 5
Views: 257

Re: coopers lager

I'm on day 3 of a Coopers Mexican. According to Coopers, they claim to use a genuine lager yeast in the European lager. The others seem to be ale yeast. If it is the European is can be brewed as low as 13C As for the FV, people have different ideas. I prefer a sealed lid with an air lock. I feel tha...
by trucker5774
Mon May 18, 2009 12:52 am
Forum: Kit Brewing
Topic: BASICS EXPLAINED!?
Replies: 3
Views: 367

Re: BASICS EXPLAINED!?

Still ticking!!!!! .................... after a £20 spend in the pub, Grrrrrr. Not a lager drink myself but there are several "variations" running from this kit, including added hops .....and mexican blush (strawberry extract), the next will be some type of bitter, with a "side order" of course!
by trucker5774
Sun May 17, 2009 7:56 pm
Forum: Kit Brewing
Topic: BASICS EXPLAINED!?
Replies: 3
Views: 367

Re: BASICS EXPLAINED!?

WOW !! Fast response. I knew this was a good place to be. Thanks for the answers Chris. I have a lager on the go at the moment (coopers mexican). I used the kit yeast and it's in the coolest place in the house, about 18C. In view of the yeast should I try and move to a warmer spot or just let it tic...
by trucker5774
Sun May 17, 2009 7:32 pm
Forum: Kit Brewing
Topic: BASICS EXPLAINED!?
Replies: 3
Views: 367

BASICS EXPLAINED!?

Hi folks. I have returned to brewing after 20 years or so. This site has a wealth of knowledge and information and is a credit to all involved. I have a few questions and also some stuff to clarify, which I struggled with when I started. I'm no expert so I'm sure there will be some corrections and a...