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  1. Sadfield replied to the thread Using a beer gun bottle filler.

    As I am just setting up for bottling with a Blichmann Beergun 2, it occurred to me that one of the differences between it and the first...

    Mar 24, 2019 at 12:36 PM
  2. Sadfield replied to the thread Using a beer gun bottle filler.

    What temperature is your beer at? It really helps to reduce foaming to have the beer as cold as possible, in single figure °C.

    Mar 24, 2019 at 11:21 AM
  3. Sadfield replied to the thread Tynt Meadow Yeast.

    I was approaching this issue from the opposite direction, and had a brief conversation with brewers on twitter about using a Belgian...

    Mar 21, 2019 at 3:49 PM
  4. Sadfield replied to the thread Tynt Meadow Yeast.

    The website says the yeast is an English strain. Given that they're new and just starting up, I wonder if they use a dry strain as a...

    Mar 21, 2019 at 11:38 AM
  5. Sadfield liked BrewRubha's post in the thread Brewing Syndicate - do regs apply?.

    HMRC's obsession at the moment is the wholesale of non duty paid alcohol. This has resulted in the introduction of a further license...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 8:31 PM
  6. Sadfield replied to the thread New Recipes in CAMRAs Essential Homebrew Book..

    All the recipes are definitely from the brewers, and is possible the source of errors are from scaling from commercial brews. Likely,...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 8:30 PM
  7. Sadfield replied to the thread New Recipes in CAMRAs Essential Homebrew Book..

    On the plus side, unlike many recipe books, the recipes have percentages for the grist, so it isn't too difficult to work a workable...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 7:36 PM
  8. Sadfield liked Chippy_Tea's post in the thread Brewing Syndicate - do regs apply?.

    Looks like common sense prevailed for a change.

    Mar 20, 2019 at 6:30 PM
  9. Sadfield replied to the thread Brewing Syndicate - do regs apply?.

    Great news. I guess the key word in that is interpretation, and even amongst HMRC employees that could be different. The likelyhood of...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 1:36 PM
  10. Sadfield replied to the thread Amarillo Citra IPA.

    Yes, there's plenty of ways to do things and it is very much a case of weighing up the pros and cons. I very much believe that breweries...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 12:53 PM
  11. Sadfield liked dad_of_jon's post in the thread Amarillo Citra IPA.

    @Sadfield I have done bittering with galaxy but at 16% AA (usually) I've found I prefer the bitterness from EKG/Tettnang. Also because I...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 12:40 PM
  12. Sadfield replied to the thread Amarillo Citra IPA.

    True @peebee, although Punk IPA still has two hops (Chinook and Ahtanum) in a bittering addition. Cloudwater, Verdant etc still appear...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 11:15 AM
  13. Sadfield replied to the thread Amarillo Citra IPA.

    I do wonder where the 'drop the bittering addition' theory stems from. As most commercial hoppy beers have some bittering addition, due...

    Mar 19, 2019 at 5:57 PM
  14. Sadfield replied to the thread Brown malt.

    Uncrushed would give a more even result. I'd imagine doing the same with crushed would result in combination of amber, brown and...

    Mar 19, 2019 at 12:57 PM
  15. Sadfield liked RichardM's post in the thread Brewing Syndicate - do regs apply?.

    HMRC are only interested in making sure you pay any duty due and that you operate within the law. Which I'm sure is exactly what you...

    Mar 18, 2019 at 11:02 PM