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Technical Stuff

April 16, 2019

ABBREVIATIONS
ABV Alcohol By Volume measured in %
IBU International Bitterness Units
SRM Standard Reference Method (American colour scale)
EBC European Brewery Convention (Rest of the world)
BJCP Beer Judge Certification Program

 

DEFINITIONS
Diastatic power The measure of how much starch-converting enzyme any given malt contains.
Lawnmower beer A term used by Aussie Beer Explorers to describe a beer that is refreshing, best enjoyed at the end of a hot day after doing any chores in the backyard such as mowing the lawn.

 

LINKS
Beer Judge Certification Program
Independent Brewers Association
Colour and Bitterness Charts
Beer Flavour Wheel