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  1. strange-steve replied to the thread AG73 - Flanders Red Ale.

    Yeah I won't be moving it till bottling day. I was a bit worried about the head space in the carboy so I've fitted a blow off tube just...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 10:43 PM
  2. strange-steve replied to the thread Are you religious?.

    If you mean Trappist specifically rather than just Belgian beers then personally I love both Rochefort 8 and 10, they're rich, fruity,...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 10:23 PM
  3. strange-steve replied to the thread Are you religious?.

    Nah, we're all entitled to our own viewpoints and it wouldn't be right to force our views on others wink...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 10:10 PM
  4. strange-steve replied to the thread AG73 - Flanders Red Ale.

    Not necessarily increase the acidity but potentially change the type of acidity. Acetic acid (vinegar) is produced by acetobacter in the...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 10:07 PM
  5. strange-steve replied to the thread Are you religious?.

    That's the most blasphemous thing I've seen on this thread ashock1

    Jul 18, 2019 at 9:45 PM
  6. strange-steve liked Gulpitdarn's post in the thread Berocca and Other Effervescent Drinks.

    Taking careful note.... but have another concoction in brew first! ashock1

    Jul 18, 2019 at 3:33 PM
  7. strange-steve liked BeerCat's post in the thread AG73 - Flanders Red Ale.

    I brewed mine on the 1st of March. What is it like young? I thought i might bottle a few and put the rest in dj's once i manage to clean...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 3:07 PM
  8. strange-steve replied to the thread AG73 - Flanders Red Ale.

    No idea what it's like young tbh. I'd imagine the flavours would be less complex, perhaps lacking the acetic character that comes with...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 3:07 PM
  9. strange-steve replied to the thread Reusing yeast from high ABV beer.

    You might get away with it, but it's difficult to say. High gravity brews definitely can be stressful to yeast though, that's why the...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 2:58 PM
  10. strange-steve replied to the thread Berocca and Other Effervescent Drinks.

    This sounds like a mad idea, where's @Gulpitdarn ;)

    Jul 18, 2019 at 2:35 PM
  11. strange-steve replied to the thread June Competition - Dark Beers.

    Thanks for the feedback @uDicko and congrats to @Ghillie clapa My recipe is here if anyone wants a look.

    Jul 18, 2019 at 2:29 PM
  12. strange-steve replied to the thread AG73 - Flanders Red Ale.

    Well this is bubbling away happily this morning and smelling delicious. This is my first time using a glass fermenter and it's pretty...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 9:40 AM
  13. strange-steve liked Leon103's post in the thread AG73 - Flanders Red Ale.

    Bet this will be amazing. May have to make one of these myself

    Jul 18, 2019 at 9:37 AM
  14. strange-steve liked An AnkoĆ¹'s post in the thread Are you religious?.

    Quite so. And by putting a Samaritan as the neighbourly man rather than one of the Temple elite he challenges the teachers of the Law....

    Jul 17, 2019 at 7:03 PM
  15. strange-steve liked JonBrew's post in the thread The Mad Russian - Imperial Stout.

    Fingers crossed it works out for you. I'm currently bulk aging a 13% imperial stout in demijohns. Undecided how long I'll do this for...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 6:10 PM