You can control the alcohol content of your brew by increasing or decreasing the amount of brewing sugar you use.
However, reducing just your sugar level may result in a thinner, lighter bodied beer with less taste.
To compensate for this, most pre-mixed Mid-Strength recipes have additional malts or starches to help maintain flavour and body to the beer.
Recipe Kits like TUBS Mid-Strength range have compensated for any lack of flavour by supplying a high quality blend of brewing sugars along with a 100% malt extract brew. See the DOWNLOADS section for more information on TUBS.
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