Last Activity:06-28-2007 8:55 AM
Posted in thread: Choosing Your Alcohol Content on 06-27-2007 at 03:26 PM
Cheers Blender,I will hunt these books down, do you know the authors?especially the new How To
Brew Book or is this the link to the website again?Much appreciated.Richy
Posted in thread: Choosing Your Alcohol Content on 06-26-2007 at 05:29 PM
Thanks guys,I will start reading that website and hopefully gain a further
understanding.Ideally I wanted to be in control of the full brewing of my beer but with the
kits it just isn't that way.No do...
Posted in thread: Choosing Your Alcohol Content on 06-22-2007 at 12:33 PM
thanks for the info guys.I havent used a hydrometer yet but i will purchase one and hopefully
your equations will make more sense to me.I have been unable to actually work out alcohol
content and im n...
Posted in thread: Bottle Carbonation on 06-21-2007 at 09:22 AM
Ive just been using beer and lager kits but I have not been bottling, I have been using
pressure barrels. Its a kegging system but thick hard plastic with a tap at the bottom and a
pressure valve at t...
Posted in thread: Choosing Your Alcohol Content on 06-21-2007 at 08:53 AM
Hi all,Ive been trying to figure out for a while how to strengthen or on the other hand make my
brews weeker, including wine and liquores.The reason for this was because i brewed a stout and
lager at ...
Posted in thread: My Lager seems to be flat on 06-15-2007 at 01:10 PM
The pressure barrel is a kegging system with a gas valve at the top to help equalise the
pressure and a tap at the bottom to pour your beer/lager.I do use a gas bottle to equalise the
pressure to ensu...
Posted in thread: My Lager seems to be flat on 06-13-2007 at 07:36 PM
Hey Guys,I have recently primed my pressure barrel and have drank a few pints of my lager (made
from a kit) and it tastes very nice indeed.However, I do not have the desired fizz that you
would get fr...
Posted in thread: Ren Bellis Wine & Beer Genius on 06-13-2007 at 07:11 PM
Hi All, I am pretty new to making my own wine, beer, liquors etc but I helped my Grandad for
years when I was growing up and it always fascinated me.He always followed a book by Ren Bellis
and he alwa...