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The Beer Tastes Too Sweet

If a beer tastes sweet, it is due to the yeast being unable to ferment all the sugar out. This can be caused by either:

  • The fermentation was not complete when the beer was stored.
  • Too much malt added. The more malt that is used, the less sugar is needed, as malt is a sweet extract. This only applies to beers made from grains and hops as kit beers are already correctly balanced.