Category Archives: Stages in brewing

What’s brewing in the Amazing Mazery!

There’s quite a lot going on at the moment in my little kitchen alchemy lab, as the corner by the microwave has come to be dubbed! I’ve just been bottling up the strawberry and tropical melomels (fruit mead) that were … Continue reading

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Specific Gravity: Hydrometer


A typical hydrometer for home brewing

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Siphoning, racking and taste-testing

When brewing alcohol, there are several stages to go through before you get to the drinking stage – and after a few weeks of initial fermentation, my batches of mead have gotten to the next stage – racking. This is … Continue reading

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