The Great Bottle Opener Giveaway

Home Brew Forums > Search Forums > Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 25
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Stocky_S
Forum: Wine Making Forum 10-10-2012, 10:01 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,362
Posted By Stocky_S
Wow guys i feel terrible, i started this post...

Wow guys i feel terrible, i started this post however so far haven't done any due to a family funeral and lots of other things coming up at the wrong time.
I am planning on making this an ongoing...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 10-03-2012, 04:28 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,362
Posted By Stocky_S
Completely agree about documenting measurements,...

Completely agree about documenting measurements, also a few of mine may only be 1Liter containers as we have around 4 of them and not many 2 liters but should still be good :)
Forum: Wine Making Forum 10-03-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,362
Posted By Stocky_S
Thanks Everyone

Sorry for the late reply guys, looks like we have a fair amount of people

@saramc: We would all make whatever not all make the same things :)

The 7th sounds good
Is everyone else ok with...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 10-03-2012, 11:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,319
Posted By Stocky_S
Love the idea of Chili wine

Love the idea of Chili wine
Forum: Wine Making Forum 09-30-2012, 02:14 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,362
Posted By Stocky_S
Fair enough, however for anyone else interested...

Fair enough, however for anyone else interested its only 7 2 liter bottles that wont take up much more space than a brew bucket, if not people can do 1 liter ones as its more the amount of different...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 09-30-2012, 12:37 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,362
Posted By Stocky_S
C'mon surely more people want to try this

C'mon surely more people want to try this
Forum: Wine Making Forum 09-30-2012, 12:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,319
Posted By Stocky_S
That sounds rather nice :mug:

That sounds rather nice :mug:
Forum: Wine Making Forum 09-29-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,362
Posted By Stocky_S
Brilliant arpolis :mug:, anyone else up for...

Brilliant arpolis :mug:, anyone else up for trying this mad cap idea?
Forum: Wine Making Forum 09-29-2012, 02:14 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,362
Posted By Stocky_S
Crazy brews - 7 days 7 brews

As i stated yesterday i had decided to do a melon wine

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f25/honeydew-melon-wine-whats-your-craziest-brew-357461/

Well today starts the next of the crazy brews
Tea!!!...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 09-29-2012, 11:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,319
Posted By Stocky_S
That sounds amazing chemist, especially to...

That sounds amazing chemist, especially to someone who loves chillies.

As for an update, there definite fermentation and its bubbling fairly well, i forgot to take S.G but luckily i own a...
Forum: Wine Making Forum 09-28-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,319
Posted By Stocky_S
Honeydew Melon Wine And Whats Your Craziest Brew

No i haven't gone clinically insane (yet anyway).
I was sitting down looking at brew related googlestuffs, and decided i wanted to make a neutral-ish flavored alcohol.
Soooo looking around home all...
Forum: DIY Projects 07-07-2011, 08:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,204
Posted By Stocky_S
oops fogot this the finished product... ...

oops fogot this
the finished product...


http://i867.photobucket.com/albums/ab234/stocky_s/Beer/DSC_0027.jpg
Forum: DIY Projects 07-07-2011, 08:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,204
Posted By Stocky_S
Finally finished the build today... firstly...

Finally finished the build today...

firstly i had to fit the tap, so i cut through the metal of the door

http://i867.photobucket.com/albums/ab234/stocky_s/Beer/DSC_0011_resize.jpg



...
Forum: DIY Projects 07-06-2011, 09:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,204
Posted By Stocky_S
Quick thing i forgot to add the fridge has...

Quick thing i forgot to add

the fridge has the chiller at the back, which is just in line with thte top shelf, i plan to use this for storing bottles of my brews.
it also saved on bending the...
Forum: DIY Projects 07-06-2011, 09:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,204
Posted By Stocky_S
Cheap Hotpoint Kegerator build using barrels instead of kegs

My main brews are cider and theres nout worse than having a nice cider getting warm on a summer day, this left me with no option but to come up with a way of cooling it, after messing with tons of...
Forum: DIY Projects 07-05-2011, 09:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,422
Posted By Stocky_S
if you are ok with basica electronics, you could...

if you are ok with basica electronics, you could get a solonoid valve and put it inline with gas or beer then have a key switch on the outside of your fridge, lock the fridge and your done, when you...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 07-05-2011, 09:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 304
Posted By Stocky_S
Got a new valve on order as the old one was...

Got a new valve on order as the old one was nackered and the metal had a bend in it so i think that was creating a loose seal thus letting out gas
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 07-05-2011, 06:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 304
Posted By Stocky_S
Thanks guys really appreciate it Stocky

Thanks guys really appreciate it
Stocky
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 07-05-2011, 05:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 304
Posted By Stocky_S
Any way to check?

Any way to check?
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 07-05-2011, 04:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 304
Posted By Stocky_S
Have i got a leak

Right... I kegged some self carbing cider a few weeks ago and all was going well till i over tightned the tap and the washer split, i emptied the keg out put a new washer on and re filled, by now my...
Forum: DIY Projects 07-01-2011, 05:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 218
Posted By Stocky_S
As you can see there is a standrd s30 valve...

As you can see there is a standrd s30 valve behind it so i can use a bottle at a later date, i had to add these as its an old style keg which i couldnt get gas for anymore
Forum: DIY Projects 07-01-2011, 05:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 218
Posted By Stocky_S
Replacement for weak plastic bulb injectors

So i decided to start bottleing and kegging but wasnt keen on using a big bottle to begin with so i decided to use the co2 bulbs.

Bought the kit.

Got home

Used the injector once

The...
Forum: Cider Forum 06-29-2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,283
Posted By Stocky_S
If you get them with beer in then they are free,...

If you get them with beer in then they are free, and admittedly the caps are cheap but i still maintain that the saftey is higher for someone new to bottleing, also i must admit they are not a common...
Forum: Cider Forum 06-29-2011, 09:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,489
Posted By Stocky_S
I usually use apples from my garden and some frim...

I usually use apples from my garden and some frim next door, but am currently nearng the end of a cider made from...wait for it...tesco own apple juice from concentrate, no preservatives and weighing...
Forum: Cider Forum 06-29-2011, 08:22 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,283
Posted By Stocky_S
When i first started brewing, i made cider myself...

When i first started brewing, i made cider myself (from apples and pears from our and neghbours gardens) i had a load of handed down equipment from grandparents and parents, and thus had no sanitizer...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 25

 
Forum Jump