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  1. jjsh liked steamy's post in the thread What are you drinking tonight..

    [ATTACH] My first bottle of my first brew in years! And... it's delicious!!! Made with a kit, but fresh hops i gathered myself; green...

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  2. jjsh replied to the thread What are you drinking tonight..

    Couple of bottles of Fuller's 1845. Need to get cracking brewing!

    Oct 13, 2019 at 10:08 PM
  3. jjsh replied to the thread Gales 1977 Silver Jublilee (Yeast).

    Not yet, had a bit of an annus horiblus with the eldest needing open heart surgery, my Mum having a heart attack followed by a brush...

    Oct 12, 2019 at 8:26 PM
  4. jjsh replied to the thread Gales 1977 Silver Jublilee (Yeast).

    Did he give you any feedback as to the character of the yeast @Sadfield ? I've got a couple of these to reculture the yeast from.

    Oct 12, 2019 at 7:11 PM
  5. jjsh liked Sadfield's post in the thread Gales 1977 Silver Jublilee (Yeast).

    A friend from homebrew club did this with a bottle of Ind Coope Jubilee Strong Ale we opened last year. After a successful culture and...

    Oct 12, 2019 at 5:33 PM
  6. jjsh replied to the thread Drying yeast at home.

    Aye, two years would still be a game changer for me. I could probably keep a bank of 10 or so yeasts going, whereas with liquid yeast...

    Oct 11, 2019 at 11:35 PM
  7. jjsh liked strange-steve's post in the thread Beginners Guide to Water Treatment.

    Honestly I have no experience with phosphoric acid at all. Plenty of people use it, especially our friends across the pond, however one...

    Oct 11, 2019 at 8:53 PM
  8. jjsh replied to the thread Beginners Guide to Water Treatment.

    Are you not a fan of using phosphoric acid, then @strange-steve ? I was planning on switching to it once my CRS was used up because I...

    Oct 11, 2019 at 3:22 PM
  9. jjsh replied to the thread Drying yeast at home.

    Me too. If I could culture up lots of strains from bottled beer, then freeze them for up to 10 years I could see me finally moving away...

    Oct 11, 2019 at 2:01 PM
  10. jjsh replied to the thread BAN FOOD!!! (on trains and buses).

    I hope they were exceedingly good.

    Oct 11, 2019 at 1:55 PM
  11. jjsh replied to the thread Fermented hot sauce.

    Totally agree. When I used to live in Nottingahm I'd go to Pak foods in Snienton ~ lots of loose chillies by the Kg in the fresh veg...

    Oct 11, 2019 at 1:52 PM
  12. jjsh liked Scottyburto's post in the thread Fermented hot sauce.

    I would suggest to anyone looking to try these to head to your local Asian community stores/market or Chinese supermarkets. The chillies...

    Oct 11, 2019 at 1:48 PM
  13. jjsh replied to the thread BAN FOOD!!! (on trains and buses).

    It wasn't aimed at you @jceg316 , but the out going Chief Medical Officer, who is as authoritarian as they come! athumb.. But as I...

    Oct 11, 2019 at 1:29 PM
  14. jjsh replied to the thread BAN FOOD!!! (on trains and buses).

    I was going to respond to your post with some reasoned argument, about personal choice and the place of the state in peoples life, and...

    Oct 11, 2019 at 12:36 PM
  15. jjsh replied to the thread BAN FOOD!!! (on trains and buses).

    Which has been shown to be zero. Those who indulge in unhealthy lifestyles statistically, die younger than those who do not. The...

    Oct 11, 2019 at 11:36 AM