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Airlock or not?

Fermenters come with a lid and a small hole to fit an airlock, which is filled with water and allows CO2 created by the yeast during fermentation to escape, but does not let air into the fermenter.

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The Dead Marine Project

How did empty beer bottles come to be known as dead marines? Can any bottle be a dead marine, or just a beer bottle? We need your help to satisfy our curiosity.

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Troubleshooting

There's plenty that can go wrong with homebrew, but with luck most of the consequences will be minor.

Following a few golden rules will give your beer every chance of success and avoid the prospect of undrinkable beer.

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