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Comparing and Selecting Hops Hops are quite the contributor to the flavour and aroma of your beer, but what happens when you can’t find right variety? We’ve put together this Hop Substitution Guide to help you find what you’re looking for! Hops are responsible for the bitter notes that balance the sweetness from your malt; as well as defining the flavour and aroma that has you coming back for more. Let’s look at the difference between bittering and aroma hops and how these contribute to the overall flavour of your brew. - Bittering Hops - Alpha acids are the main...

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You will need 1 x Mangrove Jack’s American IPA with Dry Hops - 10584 1 x 1.5kg Mangrove Jack’s Pure Liquid Malt Extract – Light - 40243 2 x Mangrove Jack’s M44 US West Coast Craft Series Yeast 10g (one is included in your pouch) - 10541 0.25kg Caramel Malt (80 Lovibond) 0.25kg Briess Midnight Wheat or Gladfield Eclipse Wheat Malt 22g Citra Hops - 40677 22g Amarillo Hops 1 x Grain bag to hold 1kg of grain 1 x Hop Sock to hold 150g of hops   Instructions: On the brew day, clean and sanitise your fermenter, airlock, lid...

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