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Episode 63 - Low ABV Brewing
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An in depth discussion of our recent experiences exploring the technical brewing exercise that is low ABV brewing, tips on all aspects of recipe formulation and process for maximising flavour while minimising alcohol!

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Episode 60 - Adam Makes Beer!
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Our first guest from the US is Adam Mills, Head Brewer at Cartridge Brewing in Maineville Ohio and epic content creator under the handle Adam Makes Beer. Join us for a really fun discussion of his brewing journey, the US vs UK craft beer scene and tips from a professional to the aspiring home-brewer. Cheers!

Check out Adams content on YouTube here:

https://www.youtube.com/@adammakesbeer

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Episode 59 - Packaging Beer for Competition
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We take a look at the best practices for getting your beer to competitions in peak condition and the common pitfalls that often affect home-brew when its sent out into the wild! Plus our first edition of ‘News of the Brews’ a quick round up of notable things going on in the brewing world at home and commercially. Cheers

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Episode 58 - 2022 Xmas Special
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Our last chance to talk homebrew and beer related nonsense for the year, we look back on a big year for The Hop Addition and look forward to some exciting prospects for 2023. Cheers everyone and see you in the New Year!

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Episode 57 - Jonny from Brew Keg Tap
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We welcome Jonny from our commercial sponsor Brew Keg Tap to discuss all things BKT and his own journey in the beer industry and brewing.

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Episode 56 - Andrew Paterson from Lallemand Yeast
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A fascinating discussion of all things yeast and much more besides with Andrew Paterson from Lallemand.

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Episode 55 - Kölsch
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A deep dive into the Kölsch beer style, looking at all aspects of brewing this wonderful style at home. Cheers!

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Episode 54 - Jack from Baron Brewing
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The Hop Addition welcomes Jack from Baron Brewing to discuss the awesome beers that he is knocking out, setting up a new brewery, can artwork and cats buttholes….

Our good friends and competition sponsors Inkbird UK currently have some great discounts available for Prime Day, lots of kit useful for brewing and our other favourite hobby BBQ! Here are some direct links to the offers (get discount by clicking the voucher box if not already applied):

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WiFi BBQ Thermometer (Big Discount!):https://amzn.to/3yyJQEg

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Episode 37 - Plans for the year!
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In episode 37, due to dry january and covid Owen and Chris discuss their plans for the year, and have a few beers. A non-scripted meander through many topics and beers we’re gonna brew and Owen declares his need for a brewing calendar and almost gets kicked off the podcast…