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by big yogi
Sun Nov 18, 2018 12:26 pm
Forum: Fermentation
Topic: safeale-s04
Replies: 4
Views: 445

Re: safeale-s04

thanks guys
I will dry hop now for 5 days
by big yogi
Sun Nov 18, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Fermentation
Topic: safeale-s04
Replies: 4
Views: 445

safeale-s04

hi guys I have made a 46 ltr batch of IPA in 2 23 ltr fermenting buckets both with safeale s-04. my sg was 1050 and 2 weeks later it's sitting at 1010 but still has krausen on top of both buckets. Im hoping to dry hop for 5 days, my temperature started at 18 deg and i raised the temp to 20 deg after...
by big yogi
Fri Jan 26, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Cold crashing / secondary fridge advice
Replies: 11
Views: 1805

Re: Cold crashing / secondary fridge advice

it's whatever suits you mate, i have 2 under counter fridges and both go under 1 degree without a problem. i can only get 1 23ltr fermenting bucket in 1 and 2 cornies in the other. the larder fridge freezer would be better i would of thought. If you know a joiner , ask him if he does a kitchen have ...
by big yogi
Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Co2 supply/refill Aberdeen Dundee area
Replies: 31
Views: 6615

Re: Co2 supply/refill Aberdeen Dundee area

For anyone else who is looking for gas, Adams gas charges £55 for the bottle then £24 for a fill for a pub size co2, £36 for nitro/nitro 70/30

Boc = £3.10 a month ex vat for bottle co2 £3.40 ex vat. to fill its £22.95 co2 and £27-10 70/30 nitro ex vat
by big yogi
Wed Oct 11, 2017 1:10 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Co2 supply/refill Aberdeen Dundee area
Replies: 31
Views: 6615

Re: Co2 supply/refill Aberdeen Dundee area

I am in Aberdeen and I use Adams gas for my co2. .The dealer is out at Clola it's about halfway between Ellon and Mintlaw and he can supply a range of bottle sizes and is a pleasure to deal with.His phone number is 07814 346719. Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk thanks mate, i will give them a call
by big yogi
Tue Oct 10, 2017 8:41 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Co2 supply/refill Aberdeen Dundee area
Replies: 31
Views: 6615

Re: Co2 supply/refill Aberdeen Dundee area

i have also been looking for new supplier for gas , my friend who run a bar has now left the business :( ,
I have spare empty gas bottles if anyone wants.[co2 and 70/30 nitro]

If anyone finds a contact in Aberdeen area, give me a shout.
i will have to bottle my brew for now :(
by big yogi
Sat Dec 03, 2016 8:24 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: irish moss
Replies: 3
Views: 370

Re: irish moss

Thanks guys, i noticed it bubbling today
by big yogi
Fri Dec 02, 2016 11:54 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: irish moss
Replies: 3
Views: 370

irish moss

Hi just done a all grain stout today, while its sitting in the fermenter, I have noticed I have forgotten to put in the Irish moss.

Will my brew brew be OK??is there anything that I can do ?
by big yogi
Wed Sep 16, 2015 8:04 pm
Forum: Beer Recipes
Topic: Help needed
Replies: 7
Views: 571

Re: Help needed

I have clone recipes in a couple of books but don't have them handy at the moment. I can't remember gravity or hop type used but both recipes definitely state 70% pale malt, 10% roasted barley and 20% flaked barley. IBUs are around 40-45. thanks for the reply, Is the malt extract the same as pale m...
by big yogi
Wed Sep 16, 2015 8:00 pm
Forum: Beer Recipes
Topic: Help needed
Replies: 7
Views: 571

Re: Help needed

Hi Yogi I guess you're going for a pale malt and roasted barley? I would be tempted to add a little unmalted barley and a little oats to provide good head retention and a heavy mouth feel. The yeast is fairly key to reproducing similar brews. WLP004 is "the yeast from one of the oldest stout produc...
by big yogi
Mon Sep 14, 2015 8:40 pm
Forum: Beer Recipes
Topic: Help needed
Replies: 7
Views: 571

Help needed

Hi guys i am away to start a new chapter in my hobby, i got some ingredients to make a guiness clone for xmas. since this is my first time for the grain brew,I have looked at a few recipes, can someone recommend a recipe that they have done? or any tips i need to know, anything would e appreciated g...
by big yogi
Sat Feb 22, 2014 1:46 pm
Forum: Dispensing
Topic: cornie headspace
Replies: 11
Views: 1141

Re: cornie headspace

i'm using beerline of 5/16 with a lenghth of 1mtr, it only coming from the fridge to my bar which is just above.

people say that you shouls have a min length of 3 mtrs? maybe thats my problem too.

oh thanks for the reply mate
by big yogi
Sat Feb 22, 2014 12:00 am
Forum: Dispensing
Topic: cornie headspace
Replies: 11
Views: 1141

Re: cornie headspace

Hi guys I'm dispensing stout using a 19ltr cornie in a fridge at 48 deg , my psi was 11, i had filled my keg above the gas pipe, my pints are always foamy I just can't get it to cascade like when I had it in a pressurised keg using priming sugar, my head is like honeycomb. if you know what I mean :w...