Last Activity:11-27-2013 7:14 AM
Posted in thread: Orfy's blonde ale on 10-04-2013 at 11:30 AM
I'm thinking of giving Orfy's blonde ale a try. He has given hit his own rating of 45/50, has
anyone else tried it?
Posted in thread: Golden sheep clone on 10-03-2013 at 05:28 PM
Has anyone tried to clone the golden sheep from black sheep brewery? I'd love to try and create
a blonde ale similar to it!
Posted in thread: Wheat to improve head retention on 10-03-2013 at 06:49 AM
Thanks for the replies, apparently the wheat doesn't add any flavour, do you just add it to a
recipe in addition to other ingredients in the mash? Also, should I use flaked wheat?
Posted in thread: Wheat to improve head retention on 10-02-2013 at 10:50 PM
I went on a brewery tour at the black sheep brewery at the weekend (hmmm, very nice) where they
said at they include wheat in their recipes to help the beer keep a good head. Does anyone use
Posted in thread: First all grain, volume, sparge and boil questions on 09-12-2013 at 12:25 PM
You already know the amount you boil off with the setup you have so just adjust your sparge
amount to accommodate that amount. You don't have to use the same amount of water that someone
else used. Co...
Posted in thread: First all grain, volume, sparge and boil questions on 09-12-2013 at 08:53 AM
Thanks for the comments guys.I have just started to use my bottling bucket to measure the
volume of water for my boils. I find it to be easier than the 4 qt glass measuring cup I used
before . . . :cr...
Posted in thread: First all grain, volume, sparge and boil questions on 09-11-2013 at 04:38 PM
Hi every one, I'm a newbie to proper beer brewing and have just done my first all grain which,
as I'm sure you will all remember from from you first, I am very proud of.I originally made the
Posted in thread: Hob Goblin - Extract and Steep. on 05-02-2013 at 10:20 PM
Orfy,I am new to the forum and new to brewing proper beer ie not from a kit or a can. I used
this recipe for my first ever extract and steep brew but using kronin's quantities must say it
turned out ...
Posted in thread: Filtering lager on 12-10-2012 at 07:24 PM
I siphoned off a small bottle and the Yeast is starting to settle in the bottom so I'm going to
give a 0.5 filter a go tomorrow. IllLet you know what happens!
Posted in thread: Filtering lager on 12-09-2012 at 07:08 PM
So, I've decided to filter a keg of home brew. My friends aren't into homebrew (narrow minded I
think) and I want to make a crystal clear lager that they should accept. I have set up a