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Research astrophysicist. Particularly interested in paleobiology, extremophiles, origin of life studies and studies of ageing.


Jan
16
comment Can I use nylon stockings as a hop-bag in wort?
Thanks for the feedback - I'll go ahead and use them then!
Dec
16
comment Can marmite be made from brew yeast leftovers?
Great, thanks that's interesting. Was quite surprised to read that you use the krausen - I'd have thought the trub would be used ..
Mar
19
comment Can we estimate the temperature rise in the primary due to fermentation?
@mdma H is the heat output (per mole) due to fermentation (see top of answer). I didn't take into account heat lost to the environment so yes, it will probably be an overestimate.
Dec
19
comment What's wrong with using finings?
Three answers and no upvotes seems harsh.
Dec
16
comment Are the terms “dry”, “low FG” and “drinkable” synonymous?
You're not wrong brewchez :)
Dec
15
comment Are the terms “dry”, “low FG” and “drinkable” synonymous?
... but all session beers are drinkable beers.
Dec
11
comment After Racking should my beer still produce C02
+1 for balloon with hole in
Dec
8
comment How to improve efficiency of water usage..?
lol I take it you just read my meta comment ;-)
Dec
6
comment What accounts for the cheesy/sweaty flavor of hops and are there ways to minimize it?
+1 for taking one for the team and use of cheese.
Dec
5
comment I might have pitched at too low a temperature
@Graham Fair points all. Just exercising might right to disagree ;-)
Dec
4
comment Suggestions for cheap recipes
+1 Good question. I have had similar thoughts.
Dec
4
comment CO2 Bottle inside or outside Keezer?
Thanks JoeFish.
Dec
4
comment Will my session beer be OK for 5-6 weeks in primary?
Good enough for me!
Dec
3
comment Is there a simple rule of thumb for OG and fermentation time?
Well, the phase of the moon might affect your gravity ...
Dec
1
comment IPA: When to Bottle
@Graham yes you are right to say this.
Dec
1
comment What should I put in my swamp cooler water to retard growth of nasty things?
+1 sounds good to me.
Dec
1
comment CO2 Bottle inside or outside Keezer?
I agree this should probably be a separate question. However, it seems strange to me that you are directing me away from a homebrew forum to google in order to find the answer to a question related to homebrewing ...
Nov
30
comment CO2 Bottle inside or outside Keezer?
What is a keezer?
Nov
30
comment When should I do a Diacetyl rest (Wyeast 1187)?
No problem. There is a lot of good stuff out there.
Nov
30
comment When should I do a Diacetyl rest (Wyeast 1187)?
+1 for trying beer to see if it has diacetyl in the first place!