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  1. Arrakus

    Grainfather Micro Pipework

    I use the small pipes for anything less than 4kg
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    Great service from Malt Miller!!

    I tend to buy all supplies from MM these days. They usually have stock of what I need and their service level is legendary
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    Greg Hughes recipes

    I’m glad to hear this 😀👍 l‘m brewing this tomorrow!
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    How many litres of home brew have you made 2021.

    23l Irish stout Total 4263
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    What are you drinking tonight 2021?

    First 10k run of the year, rest of the day spent on garden clean up (mostly herb garden and veg patch). Now it’s beer time, starting on a couple of pints of GHs ESB
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    Dried Extract kit recommendations for a killer pale ale with tons of aroma?

    That will be lovely, I did a very similar recipe last year, instead of the dme I used MO and Pils malts. Such a great tasting mix of hops!
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    Dry Irish stout

    I brew a few batches of stout every year and always get a lively fermentation like yours, it’s all good. I use s-04 for all my stouts, it’s also known for this effect.
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    Greg Hughes recipes

    Currently chugging on a GH Nelson single hop pale. It’s a beauty 😀
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    How many litres of home brew have you made 2021.

    GH ESB 24l 1543l total
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    Carapils Effect

    Great post! I’ve noticed a difference with head retention when using weyermann carapils in one of my standard ambers. Ive used the same recipe for a couple of years so I know very well what to expect. I had to use carapils as a substitute due to an ordering error and there was a noticeable...
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    How many litres of home brew 2020.

    I added it at 80, I’ll give it a go at flame out for the next pale - I’ll probably do all of his single hop pales this year, it’s a great way to discover hops. Thanks for the tip athumb..
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    How many litres of home brew 2020.

    Yes - I’ve done a couple of his recipes in the last few months and they have all turned out great. I’ll be doing his esb next
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    How many litres of home brew 2020.

    Nelson Sauvin pale, 21l 32836
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    What are you doing this new years eve.

    Our Christmas has been spent re-watching 80s movies, we saved Gremlins for tonight. It’s on now, being washed down with homebrew stout and Talisker. It’s just me and the wife this year and it’s been the quietest Christmas we’ve had in 20+ years....all these films have made it fun though
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    What are you drinking tonight 2020.

    I had a Deya delivery today, many many cans of Steady Rolling Man. its meant to be for Christmas week but........