Last Activity:11-17-2012 2:15 AM
Posted in thread: Desperate help on ginger beer on 11-09-2012 at 08:41 AM
I am using Nottingham ale yeast, sorry spelling mistake... A dash of honey and a little bit of
dextrose to try and keep the yeasties happy. Reading was just over 1005. I know it's close to
Posted in thread: Desperate help on ginger beer on 11-08-2012 at 02:38 PM
I have just finished my primary on an old fashioned ginger beer that I have been brewing. It's
15l and the bubbles were slowing down, so I filtered it all into another 15l to filter all the
Posted in thread: How ripe do you need your pears? on 10-21-2012 at 03:38 PM
Thanks mate. That info certainly help. You da man
Posted in thread: How ripe do you need your pears? on 10-20-2012 at 01:24 AM
I am refining my pear cider recipes... They seem to be on the money with champagne yeast and
peckham pears, with no added sugar. However I was wondering at what ripeness should you juice
your pears be...
Posted in thread: How old is too old on 08-30-2012 at 12:51 PM
Cheers for the info guys... Awesome
Posted in thread: Help - aging cider on 08-25-2012 at 11:03 AM
Great thanks for that.. I'm going to put 4 of each batch aside and try one every 6 months. Keen
to know what a cider would be like in 2-3 years!
Posted in thread: Help - aging cider on 08-23-2012 at 01:57 PM
Finished my pear cider and bottled with champagne yeast. Going to store for 6 months... But has
anyone kept it for longer. I'm curious .... Can you keep in cupboard for say 6-12 months?Cheers
Posted in thread: How old is too old on 08-22-2012 at 02:12 PM
Just a quick question for all you brewing finatics. How long can you keep cider? Most people
say it's good in 6 months. What's it like in say 6 years? Saw someone open a bottle of
champagne that was f...
Posted in thread: India pale ale on 08-19-2012 at 03:02 AM
Great thanks mate. Will try and source it.
Posted in thread: India pale ale on 08-19-2012 at 02:48 AM
Hi there,Anyone have a good India pale ale recipe?First time brewing and would love a drinkable
beer. What sort of water do u use as well?Any help would be appreciated