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Concerning beer in all its forms, but mostly concerning antics brewing at home.

Immersion Wort Cooler

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A wort cooler is a heat-exchanger. An immersion wort cooler is one you place into the boiled malt+hops solution, then run cold water through it to quickly cool the liquid. This apparently causes some nasty chemicals to coalesce and come … Continue reading

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Electricity used to brew beer

I wondered how I’d work out the average cost-per-pint of the home-brew I brewed earlier today. One thing I must factor-in to my calculations however is the cost of electricity. Does it amount to much ? What would you guess … Continue reading

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Brewing bookmarks

Here are some initial bookmarks for home-brewing beer in the UK, thanks to Matt L… Ingredients bookmarks: http://www.barleybottom.com/ http://www.worcesterhopshop.co.uk/ Big online shops which sell everything: http://www.leylandhomebrew.com/ http://www.hopandgrape.com (where I got most of my kit) http://www.the-home-brew-shop.co.uk/ Comment if you have more … Continue reading

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