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    The Love Brewing Trick or Treat Giveaway!

    Lucky Freedom for me please !
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    Looking for the best budget red and white wine kits pleasr

    They can be a bit more hassle , but use a Muslin bag ( about £ 1.50 ) to contain Dried Fruit ingredients at start of brewing , helps a lot . The Lovebrewing White kits produced really lovely Very Dry Whites (. Husband & I like Sauvignon Blanc ) The Magnum Red is from a tin ...
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    Looking for the best budget red and white wine kits pleasr

    For a cheap Red try the Magnum Red at around £18. Have made this ( using 4 kgs sugar ) & compared to another supplier online own kit red kit ( nearly double the price ) .... virtually no difference ! Our ( Supermarket ) Merlot drinking friends said the same as well when they compared the 2...
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    The Love Brewing Trick or Treat Giveaway!

    Red Rebellion please ! Would be very much appreciated !!
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    Gozdawa beer kits from Poland

    Did you use the kit Yeast ?
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    Gozdawa beer kits from Poland

    Did you use the kit yeast
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    Gozdawa beer kits from Poland

    How long to condition ?
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    Morgans Australian Old

    Cheers ! Down Under .. My husband ( from Sydney ) is not impressed with August weather here ! Have got 2 kits of the Morgans Old & yeast from Crossmyloof in Scotland .. We hope to get one started up soon .. The Morgans Frontier IPA kit was not too bad , although the yeast was replaced...
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    Morgans Australian Old

    See these are on offer again via Brew2Bottle @ £ 8.95 .. ( have posted before about Morgans ! ) Are the kits worth it .. Accept may have to change the yeast ....! Are Coopers the better option ..? Itchy Mouse Pad .. ( ready to maybe order something ... ! Any reviews welcome ...
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    Morgans Australian Old

    See these are on offer again via Brew2Bottle @ £ 8.95 .
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    Godzawa Beer Kits

    I see these kits are now being stocked by Brew2Bottle & they have had mixed reviews over a number of years ! Thinking perhaps of the English Summer Ale / California Common ( ! ) & either the Mild /Dark Ale or Stout ( Fancy a change of a 1 tin kit away fom Coopers etc . ! ) Will change the...
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    Lightweight Summer stout

    Many thanks all for info. Will try the Youngs Harvest ( possibly ?) with modifications & then progress from there .. May consider adding Lactose for a Milk Stout ( how much for 23 L ? as it varies on personal choice .. ) Brewing is a really enjoyable thing to do away from pressures of...
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    Lightweight Summer stout

    Thanks ! By heavy he says means not too sickly rich ( ?! ) Will try the Youngs Harvest Stout again ... with a few tweaks Dark Spraymalt etc.... Any malt extract recipes welcome for simple brewers !!!
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    Lightweight Summer stout

    My husband loves Stout & wonder if any recommendations for 1 during heatwave (?! ).. & not too heavy In Autumn / Winter will do Beerworks Guineas Stout Have tried Youngs Harvest & Simply Stouts (..he liked the Youngs ! ) & also both Coopers Stouts ( not so keen !! ) ! Any ideas welcome...
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    Dry Wine to Sweet

    Have tried as suggested (!) & added 3kgs to the Magnum Pinot Grigio Wine Kit & result ( as you said .. ) a very dry wine !) May try with a little more sugar next time . but your advice is sound !
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