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    comparison chart for Australian vs UK and US grains

    Is there a comparison chart for Australian versions of UK and US grains and hops? My local home brew shop has a variety of grains, but they are not the same as what I find in UK and US recipes. Its the same with hops. The shop has a comparison chart, but it would be good to have my own...
  2. Stu Brew

    SA GROWN DRIED HOP FLOWERS!!!!

    Some of the Target we grew this year!
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    Home Grown Wet Hop Fail

    Hi Folks, I recently made a fairly standard pale ale and added 150g of wet hops from my garden in at the end of the boil (in a hop bag). They were in there for 15 mins while i started my immersion chiller then i removed them at squeezed out the aborbed wort back into the my boiler. My beer...
  4. Belgrave Brewer

    Hops Growing Masterclasses in VIC and SA

    Hops Growing Master Classes February 2nd in VIC at Yellingbo Brewing & Hop Garden, and February 9th in SA at Fresh Hops Co-op of Australia. Horticulturist and Hop Grower Stuart Bn will guide you through all aspects of successful hop growing in this 4 hour course. Contact Stuart at...
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    Early Hop Additions to AVOID

    So I read this in the Coopers Malt thread, and it resounded with my experience brewing with Galaxy - why mine is so bad (apart from my own faults/capabilities). Can anyone else shed light on what they would avoid for early addition (bittering) hops, from either a resource or from experience...
  6. J

    Max Bittering for a partial Boils

    Hi Guys, A bit of a newbie here... 8 brews and counting. I have a question about bittering hops when doing a partial boil. My basic brew method is as follows: 1. Steep specialty grains 30mins 67C in 5L water in grain sock. 2. Sparge by pouring 67C water over the grain through a strainer to...
  7. Belgrave Brewer

    Centennial, Cascade, Chinook and Victoria Rhizomes for sale.

    Centennial rhizomes are now available for $20 each. It has taken us 2 growing seasons to build up a small amount of stock. Cascade, Chinook, and Victoria rhizomes also available at $15 each. All root stock is from a highly productive chemical free hop farm. Shipping on Mondays express mail...
  8. Belgrave Brewer

    Hop Rhizomes for sale - Victoria, Chinook and Cascade.

    Hop Rhizomes for sale - Victoria, Chinook and Cascade. Victoria, Chinook, and Cascade rhizomes now available. Large are $15 each and small are $10 each. Shipping and handling Priority mail starts from $13. All rhizomes are from 3 year old established and highly productive hop plants. Sorry...
  9. Mat B

    Hops Rhizomes & Crowns for sale - Melb NE suburbs

    I have a number of rhizomes to sell and 4 big crowns. Would prefer pick-up from NE suburbs of Melbourne, but can post at your expense. From what I've read, posting to Tas and WA is pretty tricky so I'll have to exclude those states, sorry. There's three varieties available: Cascade Unknown...
  10. Eps

    Buying: Hop Rhizomes based in WA

    Hey Brewers, I would like to start growing a collection of different Humulus lupulus (Hops) strains. Excuse my post if it has already been asked, but I'm having trouble finding a source of Hop rhizomes in WA. (I found a few older threads so I know there are some hop rhizomes in WA) I am...
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    Noob questions

    Okay just took 2nd gravity reading from my mangrove jacks kit dutch with brew enhancer 2, 2 days straight 1.012 with kit yeast, Planning on racking 2 second fermenter and dropping with hallertau hops just the 12 gram bags. Probably add finings Sunday and Bottle early next Saturday? Don't have...
  12. eldertaco

    Epic's 5 – 10 – 15 Rule for Dry Hopping

    Apparently their rule of thumb for dry hopping at Epic is 5g/L for pales, 10g/L for IPA and 15g/L for IIPA. https://www.epicbeer.com/the-5-10-15-rule/ I've never gone quite that hard but I've got an IPA and a DIPA in the ferment fridge at the moment, so I think I'll have a stab and see what...
  13. B

    Hops Rhizomes - Cascade, Williamette, Chinook, Tettnang and POR

    Hi Brewers, I have a few of each of these rhizomes available for sale in Victoria. More Cascade and Chinook than the others, and only a few Williamettes. $10 per rhizome plus postage - VIC, SA and NSW only. Postage is $10 for up to 3 per pack, $15 for 4 to 10 per pack Can't mail them to Tas or...
  14. ramo

    Instagram

    What are you favorite homebrewing people / pages you follow. What are some Nano brewery, Micro Brewery and Breweries pages you follow and would like to share with others??? Non beer pages welcome as well..
  15. Yuz

    Hallertau Mittelfruh @ 2.6% AA?

    Hi, I bought Hallertau MF hops for both initial hopping in wort boil and later on dry hopping. I've picked these going by the AA (3 to 5.5%) rating and the fact that I'm attempting a Lager (or sorts) as my first brew. However, when I got them, they were marked as 2.6%. Sort of :hairout:but am I...
  16. Simply Hops

    Simply Hops

    Hi everyone, I'm Kathryn and I've just started a new company called Simply Hops which (you may have guessed by the name), sells hops!! (and yeast too!). My goal is to provide everyone the freshest hops in Australia at low prices too. We sell in lots of 100, 250 and 500g lots, from as low as...
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