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Author Topic: Hello from New Zealand  (Read 419 times)

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Hello from New Zealand
« on: May 07, 2018, 11:28:07 PM »
Hi brewers
I've been brewing off and on in NZ for about 20 years but have never gone past kit brews using plastic fermenter and carbonation in the bottle with couple of sugar drops.  Results have always been drinkable but nothing spectacular. 
Really excited to be upping my game in a couple of weeks to a UBrew4U pressure brewing system and kegorator so I'm hoping to produce some much better beers and really enjoy brewing a lot more.  Hopefully turn my home brew efforts into a craft beer I'm more confident about sharing with my family and friends!!
Look forward to seeing great ideas and getting some guidance with some areas as I move into a new part of the hobby
Talk soon

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Re: Hello from New Zealand
« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2018, 05:56:43 AM »
Welcome to the crew  8)

Keep us posted about your new bling!



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FV 1: USB Porter OG: 1.090
FV 2: Network Porter OG: 1.040

Tap 1: Solid IPA 7% ABV
Tap 2: BB's Ginger Brew 6,5
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Re: Hello from New Zealand
« Reply #2 on: May 08, 2018, 07:41:49 AM »
Welcome and cheers!
Tap #1 - Cranberry Cider
Tap #2 - Feedback Loop Berliner Weiss
Tap #3 - Planned Obsolescence NEIPA
Tap #4 - Hard Grape Soda

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Re: Hello from New Zealand
« Reply #3 on: May 08, 2018, 01:27:23 PM »
Welcome aboard.

I saw your post to Craig in his section.
I would bottle this beer the way it is, unless you can add some fruit to it?
your next kit you do try cutting the dextrose back and add DME(Dry Malt Extract).
Craigs 5 and 7 method  :)  I have also swapped it to 700g DME and 500g Dextrose.
you can also add some Maltodextrine to give you some mouth feel too.
remember in Craigs section only Craig and admins/moderators can answer you.
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Keg 2- GaardenHoe
Keg 3- Sour Cherry Gose
Keg 4- HB Hefeweizen
Keg 5- Mosaic lager
Keg 6- Drooling Dog IPA
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Re: Hello from New Zealand
« Reply #4 on: May 09, 2018, 05:36:52 AM »
Welcome.

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Re: Hello from New Zealand
« Reply #5 on: May 09, 2018, 08:55:53 PM »
Howdyyyy
Cheers,
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Re: Hello from New Zealand
« Reply #6 on: May 10, 2018, 09:13:33 AM »
Howdyyyy

Why do I picture Minnie Pearl when I read this?
Quote of BB:    I think I've passed that point where I'm no longer under the influence of alcohol. The alcohol is actually under my influence..

FV 1: USB Porter OG: 1.090
FV 2: Network Porter OG: 1.040

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Re: Hello from New Zealand
« Reply #7 on: June 03, 2018, 07:41:07 PM »
Welcome Uncle Fester  welcome to some amazing peple here not to mention myself also LOL LOL LOL LOL LOL

 

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