Last Activity:01-19-2006 7:04 AM
Posted in thread: Maturing in keg on 01-19-2006 at 11:58 AM
I have just finished my third brew which I made in time for Christmas, just a simple kit
(Yorkshire Bitter ) consisting of the wort and yeast, but I like to add more sugar than the
Posted in thread: Publicising the Forum on 01-19-2006 at 11:31 AM
I just received a letter from TxBrew regarding passing on the interest in the Forum to other
home brewers.So......I have posted a link and a message to say what a great group this is on my
Posted in thread: Gas pressure on 10-25-2005 at 10:58 PM
The diameter of the hose is important, what will you be using?The local pub showed me two types
today, one of the lagers has a very fine pipe with external diameter only about 5 mm. The
others have th...
Posted in thread: Gas pressure on 10-25-2005 at 10:34 PM
I plan to use a metal keg and tap just as in a pub, the length of the line will only be about
10 feet , can anyone advise as to the correct gas pressure for an 11 gallon keg (UK), are there
Posted in thread: Selling homebrew? on 06-26-2005 at 10:00 PM
I once knew of a guy in a small town where I used to live here in the U.K. where the law is
very strict, and he got around it by selling the locals a jar of his home made pickles, and
giving a bottle ...
Posted in thread: Strong brew ? on 06-26-2005 at 09:25 PM
Well folks !I just took afinal reading today and ABV works out at 7.2 !!!! Wow !It's in the keg
now so I will let this one mature and clear some more.I hope to start another brew next week,
only this ...
Posted in thread: 5 Gallon Carboy on 06-23-2005 at 01:54 AM
I finally got all my equipment (most from a local homebrew store) and am ready to brew my first
batch. The equipment package came with 2- 5 gallon carboys. The owner seems to think that using
a 5 gall...
Posted in thread: Strong brew ? on 06-23-2005 at 01:39 AM
I first posted on 19/06 titled "Second brew just started"....well, the fermentation has just
about stopped and the hydrometer says 1003. OG was 1055 so it seems this will be a pretty
strong brew !.......
Posted in thread: cooling ideas... on 06-23-2005 at 01:15 AM
Check the temp in your closet.Your remarks about laws on brewing relating to watered beer
prompts me to tell about "Holliday Beer" here in the UK. Close to me we have a large holiday
centre on the eas...
Posted in thread: Second brew just started on 06-19-2005 at 01:22 AM
[QUOTE=Kephren]Welcome. I'm not sure what a pressure barrel is,Hi ! Well, it's just a plastic
keg with a tap at the bottom and a screw cap, the cap is designed to release the pressure above