Last Activity:03-13-2014 11:49 AM
Posted in thread: Hopless on 02-12-2014 at 05:42 PM
I think it's more todo with the fact that the local ish hbs only does 4 oz packets of hops for
£4 and in the car is a hour round trip otherwise it's a minimum £7 postage unless you spend £65
so I thin...
Posted in thread: Hopless on 02-12-2014 at 04:31 PM
Closer to £8-£10 plus either postage or gas and the wife doesn't like me using the credit card
for this sort of thing and my cash is limited to one more pub trip before the next pay day Sent
from my i...
Posted in thread: Hopless on 02-12-2014 at 02:42 PM
I'm strapped for cash and hopless till the end of the month.But what I have is a load of pale
and crystal grain a good load of herbs tea and coffee. And a need to brew :-) I've done an
extract beer an...
Posted in thread: Polypin Bottling on 01-28-2014 at 06:11 PM
Cheers if I need to bottle then I will add extra primer A pressure barrel then and being from
the UK, an English ale is what I tend to like/try to make. :-) I remember when I started
brewing, asking p...
Posted in thread: Polypin Bottling on 01-28-2014 at 04:05 PM
It's 1 of the ridged ones with a bulb co2 valve does that make a difference ?
Posted in thread: Honey beer on 01-28-2014 at 01:04 PM
Well I have tried both my braggot and mead ale First the mead ale was fine if not really a beer
more of a wine Second the Braggot Wow that was fantastic I will be doing another Braggot soon
Posted in thread: First Mash on 01-28-2014 at 12:57 PM
Cheers for the advise I will keep mash down to 60 minutes for the next one , I just didn't want
to under do it on the first one out.It turned out great really clear and light, if a little
strong for a...
Posted in thread: Polypin Bottling on 01-28-2014 at 12:51 PM
I've been brewing for a while now and have only bottled my beer. But for my birthday I was
given some cash for my brewing :-) so along with a mash tun and a load of malted grain I got a
Polypin with s...
Posted in thread: First Mash on 01-14-2014 at 11:28 AM
I'm lucky that none of my 4 brothers really drink ale though my in laws more than make up for
it Yeast is youngs ale so a bit ishy not the best I've used but what I had in the house And yes
golden is ...
Posted in thread: first mash in in a while on 01-13-2014 at 10:33 PM
:-)Enjoy next brew you can have one in the hand That always helps me