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by WalesAles
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:39 am
Forum: Cider Making
Topic: Pulping recommendation?
Replies: 5
Views: 120

Re: Pulping recommendation?

bottles,
Is this what you want?........
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by WalesAles
Sat Jun 15, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: Kit Brewing
Topic: SKaSH
Replies: 9
Views: 412

Re: SKaSH

Hops out today.
Good squeeze of the bags to get all the juices out.
Smells BLM! :D
Bottling Tuesday.

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by WalesAles
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Oak aging?
Replies: 6
Views: 322

Re: Oak aging?

Chris, I did a Coopers Stout using French Bourbon Barrel Oak chips. Like these......https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/American-Oak-Chips-BOURBON-100g-For-Home-Brew-Beer-Spirit-Wine-Making-FREE-FAST/183717694468?hash=item2ac66d8c04:g:h74AAOSwoG1cYcVL&frcectupt=true Dry Hopped them for a week on day 7 of fer...
by WalesAles
Sun Jun 09, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Kit Brewing
Topic: SKaSH
Replies: 9
Views: 412

Re: SKaSH

100gr Dry Hop Chinook yesterday.
Let`s see what happens! :D
2 x 50gr bags weighted down with Dunelm Glass Beads. :D

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by WalesAles
Sun Jun 09, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Other Brews
Topic: Watermelon TC
Replies: 10
Views: 262

Re: Watermelon TC

This stuff is `Ych y fi`. Google Welsh. (Please Note: "drinkable" is not the same as "palatable"!) #-o Copied from Dutto in `Introduce Yourself`. At 5.5% it is very get you drunk stuff, not nice, but why waste it! :D It feels stronger than 5.5%, 5 pints in the sunny garden and I am issed as a parsol...
by WalesAles
Fri Jun 07, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Extra 2 weeks before bottling
Replies: 3
Views: 223

Re: Extra 2 weeks before bottling

Meaty,
What`s an airlock? :D

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by WalesAles
Thu May 30, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: Cider Making
Topic: strawbery and lime cider
Replies: 7
Views: 218

Re: strawbery and lime cider

I took it all out the bottles and remixed mine wit 50 ml lime cordial and then tipped in half bottle robinsons srawberry squash, reprimed with dextrose tabs and left it a week and te result is much better but will brew 20 litres next time !! ianc, Cordial and squash will have sulphites and metabisu...
by WalesAles
Thu May 30, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: Kit Brewing
Topic: SKaSH
Replies: 9
Views: 412

Re: SKaSH

100gr Chinook boiled for 10mins, let it steep for 30mins. Flippin` `eck mun! 100gr of dry leaf hops in a pan is awesome! :D Now then WA........how would you describe the aroma compared to that BFA I sent you - or haven't you opened the damned thing yet? I only ask as I bought a batch of 2017 chinoo...
by WalesAles
Tue May 28, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Make sure your balls are stainless.
Replies: 5
Views: 428

Re: Make sure your balls are stainless.

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by WalesAles
Sun May 26, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Other Brews
Topic: Watermelon TC
Replies: 10
Views: 262

Re: Watermelon TC

Just put this in the filing cabinet in the carport under the two bedroom extension
of my five bedroom house and it is still SHARP! #-o
As before, sharp...................................

This will not come good without stevia! #-o

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by WalesAles
Sun May 26, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Kit Brewing
Topic: SKaSH
Replies: 9
Views: 412

Re: SKaSH

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Gaz,
No problemo! :D
You still wearing THE shirt? :D

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by WalesAles
Sun May 26, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: Kit Brewing
Topic: SKaSH
Replies: 9
Views: 412

SKaSH

Hello, Only Me........! #-o 1 can Wilko`s IPA kit, Bland as Bland can be. So I think a change is in order. 500gr Med DME. 100gr Chinook boiled for 10mins, let it steep for 30mins. Flippin` `eck mun! 100gr of dry leaf hops in a pan is awesome! :D Was going to boil in 2Lts water but used 2.5Lts instea...
by WalesAles
Sun May 26, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Kit Brewing
Topic: Caramel Taste to beer
Replies: 19
Views: 620

Re: Caramel Taste to beer

WA let me correct you iff i may. Its a 1/4 of a campden tablet for 10l. 1/8 for 5l........................ :lol: Wainie, How do you work that out then? I`ve got an `O Level Maths` certificate, so I might be right. Why have you put two `fs` in if? Haven`t you got an `O level English` certificate? #-...
by WalesAles
Sun May 26, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello
Replies: 2
Views: 116

Re: Hello

Hello Ken, and welcome back.
Are you brewing abroad, or are you back home?
Where are you based now?

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by WalesAles
Wed May 22, 2019 7:02 am
Forum: Cider Making
Topic: strawbery and lime cider
Replies: 7
Views: 218

Re: strawbery and lime cider

ianc wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 3:23 pm
My other half (bless her) has taken a liking to the coppaberg strawerry and lime cider,
ianc,
You could try this..........................
https://www.home-brew-online.com/cider- ... c9cd59ad57

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