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  1. Brew_DD2 replied to the thread Extra bitterness in beer.

    If it's not the amount of hops used, I'd be curious to see your water chemistry. High ratio of Sulphate:Chloride can be responsible for...

    Aug 25, 2019 at 1:48 PM
  2. Brew_DD2 liked ExpatBrewer's post in the thread Dry Hopping - Bag vs Loose.

    At a glance it does however I think it's in ever-so-slightly sharper focus, particularly toward the bottom of the glass. This might be...

    Aug 25, 2019 at 1:03 PM
  3. Brew_DD2 replied to the thread Should I buy?.

    I've asked the wife for one for Xmas. It looks like a really well thought-out piece of kit. Kegland are ace. Having said that, I would...

    Aug 24, 2019 at 6:57 PM
  4. Brew_DD2 liked Sadfield's post in the thread Oxygen suckback during cold-crashing.

    I'm pretty sure there's enough credible science out there that shows beer can oxidise quickly. Again, things in brewing aren't binary,...

    Aug 24, 2019 at 5:11 PM
  5. Brew_DD2 replied to the thread Possibly the dumbest question you will hear today.

    This for me.

    Aug 24, 2019 at 5:08 PM
  6. Brew_DD2 liked dad_of_jon's post in the thread Possibly the dumbest question you will hear today.

    I use one of these.......

    Aug 24, 2019 at 5:08 PM
  7. Brew_DD2 replied to the thread Gravity Drop days 7 to 14 from yeast pitch.

    That doesn't change the fact that after 4-6 days your beer is still fermenting and will likely end up below 1.015 somewhat, which was...

    Aug 23, 2019 at 12:12 PM
  8. Brew_DD2 replied to the thread Gravity Drop days 7 to 14 from yeast pitch.

    Even if you mash high, you may well finish up lower than 1.015. Not the best idea to be bottling in such a short space of time....

    Aug 22, 2019 at 10:47 PM
  9. Brew_DD2 liked ChrisRedWills's post in the thread Gravity Drop days 7 to 14 from yeast pitch.

    BIAB is AG

    Aug 22, 2019 at 10:45 PM
  10. Brew_DD2 replied to the thread New CML yeasts.

    Brewed a couple of lagers (a Vienna and Czech Pils) with the Hell yeast. I'm a big fan. Thought the Høg Norsk was horrible. Far too...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 8:51 PM
  11. Brew_DD2 liked BeerCat's post in the thread New CML yeasts.

    I bought 3 packs of Helles the other day. Beer is fermenting now. Let you know what its like in 4 weeks.

    Aug 22, 2019 at 8:50 PM
  12. Brew_DD2 replied to the thread Racking to a 2nd FV for priming - opinions?.

    They are talking utter a**e. Quite concerning that a business whose focus is on brewing, seemingly has such a poor grasp of how brewing...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 8:49 PM
  13. Brew_DD2 liked the baron's post in the thread Racking to a 2nd FV for priming - opinions?.

    I wouldn't be buying anything else from them with that kind of advice. What they should have being saying is how to transfer without...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 8:48 PM
  14. Brew_DD2 liked the baron's post in the thread Gravity Drop days 7 to 14 from yeast pitch.

    Are you bottling after 4 to 6 days fermentation?

    Aug 22, 2019 at 8:47 PM
  15. Brew_DD2 liked terrym's post in the thread I'm back!.

    Its alright for you healthy young'uns, but get a few health 'conditions' and even worse get to 70 years old and you step outside the the...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 10:47 PM