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Posted in thread: primed batch reactivated before bottling on 01-27-2015 at 11:44 PM
Thanks. I got distracted and left it too long. Its been active for two days now. Any ideas what
the result might be? I hope I haven't done too much damage
Posted in thread: primed batch reactivated before bottling on 01-25-2015 at 01:21 AM
Hello friendsI primed a batch which has been sitting in secondary for a few months but got
distracted by normal non brewing activity and now the Airlock is showing activity. Do you think
I can bottle ...
Posted in thread: How long in sterilising fluid? on 07-03-2014 at 06:43 PM
Yeah it's glass bottles in a no rinse sanitising solution .....I jumped the gun by mixing the
solution before doing a hydrometer reading. It should be ready in a few days
Posted in thread: How long in sterilising fluid? on 07-03-2014 at 06:34 PM
Thanks... A few days should be alright... And thankfully we have another shower :)
Posted in thread: How long in sterilising fluid? on 07-03-2014 at 06:10 PM
HiI've got all my bottles in sterilising fluid in the bathtub. I just did a reading and my beer
needs another day or two. How long is it ok to leave bottles in the sterilising fluid?
Posted in thread: Copper's English Bitter...how much sugar on 02-06-2013 at 08:06 AM
Hi folksI have a can of Cooper's English Bitter (which is over a year out of date...bought it
for €5)...I have brewed Cooper's IPA several times with great success. Their instructions
Posted in thread: John Bull Cider kit...its uber dry...will priming save it? on 04-02-2012 at 09:30 AM
Thanks for all your input .... I'll check out the 'sticky' but the word 'pasteurization '
scares me a bit. If the appleyness will return over time.... My friends will just have to enjoy
a dry cider......
Posted in thread: John Bull Cider kit...its uber dry...will priming save it? on 03-30-2012 at 09:15 PM
Hi brewing friendsI've just sampled my cider as I aracked it over to a new container. Its not
unpleasant. Very ligt cridp and dry. barely tastes of apples. I kind of like it...but I can see
Posted in thread: John Bull Cider Kit...to rack over or not to rack over? on 03-24-2012 at 12:48 AM
thanks...sounds like a plan :)
Posted in thread: John Bull Cider Kit...to rack over or not to rack over? on 03-24-2012 at 12:05 AM
Hi folksI have a bucket of Jon Bull Cider thats still gurgling (slowly)after 11 days. Should I
rack it over and let it finish or leave it be and let it finish?I always transfer my beer once