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Old 10-16-11, 10:13 PM   #26
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Originally Posted by gremlin76 View Post
I homebrew. Maple ale in bottles. Cider in the fermenter. Ginger honey ale about to be brewed. I even grow my own hops.
I've been thinking about growing my own hops as well - got any tips?
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Old 10-17-11, 05:11 AM   #27
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Pssssst: It's all in the yeast. Get the good stuff.

ok, good grain helps too
and good sanitation, and fresh hops
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i've been homebrewing for almost 6 years ... only been commuting for 2.5 months ... i love both
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My latest batch of cider seems to be fairly successful. Quite pale in colour (I prefer cider to be a yellowey orange) but tastes good enough. Not bad considering it's nothing more than cheap apple juice and yeast.
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