Murphy and Son Ltd. are members of BAPS, the Brewing Analytes Proficiency Scheme. This means that we are constantly checking the accuracy of our analyses, and reviewing our procedures and analytical techniques.

In addition to a full range of high quality brewing ingredients and processing aids, we can also offer all home brewers the services of our fully equipped laboratory which can carry out these analyses costs will apply (for current charges please contact our laboratory team via )

Long Shot-Laboratory

Water analysis
(Alkalinity, Calcium, Chloride, Magnesium, Sulphate, Temporary hardness)

ABV analysis
(OG, PG and ABV carried out by distillation)

Combined analysis
(OG, PG, ABV, Colour and Bitterness)

Please send all samples to the address below, clearly labelled with a cover letter detailing your contact details and analysis requirements. Please note any unidentified samples received without a cover note for contact details will be disposed of within 24 hours. Results and an invoice will be sent to you by email:

The Laboratory
Murphy & Son Ltd.,
Alpine St.,
Old Basford,
NG6 0HQ.