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by bevan100
Sat Oct 06, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Malts and Grits
Topic: Minch Malt 20 GBP a bag.
Replies: 13
Views: 1760

Re: Minch Malt 20 GBP a bag.

I use it all the time it makes a good beer and if you mill your own it's always fresh
by bevan100
Tue Jun 26, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Infection or just a poor brew??
Replies: 15
Views: 1090

Re: Infection or just a poor brew??

Infection just thrown 22 litres away for the same problem
by bevan100
Sun Oct 29, 2017 9:50 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Butty Bach
Replies: 9
Views: 1736

Re: Butty Bach

Just an update made this beer again but popped into the brewery and got some yeast
im struggling to leave it alone .
by bevan100
Tue Jul 12, 2016 2:53 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Bulldog Grain Mill
Replies: 6
Views: 584

Re: Bulldog Grain Mill

I will second BenB
by bevan100
Thu Mar 10, 2016 9:37 am
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Bulldog Mill assembly issues
Replies: 6
Views: 596

Re: Bulldog Mill assembly issues

I set it to 1mm ie credit card thickness not too fine a crush best of luck
by bevan100
Wed Mar 09, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Bulldog Mill assembly issues
Replies: 6
Views: 596

Re: Bulldog Mill assembly issues

Hi I got one 6 months ago a fiddle to put together but well worth it
by bevan100
Sat Feb 13, 2016 11:48 am
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Yeast cake conical
Replies: 6
Views: 438

Re: Yeast cake conical

I have got a conical and i lager, fwiw i dump a little yeast to start with the lager on top so that the weight of the liquid starts to move the yeast i then draw off the lager to keg ,then i dump the yeast split into 2 ,1 for the next lager 1 for the fridge. i then give the conical a good clean and ...
by bevan100
Mon Nov 16, 2015 4:42 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Sub £100 Malt Mills
Replies: 8
Views: 718

Re: Sub £100 Malt Mills

I set the gap at 1mm use a fairly wide bucket, at the moment i hand crank
and lean on the hopper not had any problems
by bevan100
Mon Nov 16, 2015 1:46 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Sub £100 Malt Mills
Replies: 8
Views: 718

Re: Sub £100 Malt Mills

I have had the bulldog for xmas so have only been allowed to test it, it works well with the gearing
and easy to adjust the rollers
by bevan100
Wed Aug 12, 2015 5:17 pm
Forum: Hops
Topic: Thoughts on what to grow
Replies: 6
Views: 1121

Re: Thoughts on what to grow

I grow cascade and live in Worcestershire turns out well
by bevan100
Sun Jul 19, 2015 2:39 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Conical
Replies: 6
Views: 488

Re: Conical

with the 7 gallon ss brewtech chronical you lose 1.5 litres so if you leave the yeast and trub in before racking
then this reduces the loss to about .75l
by bevan100
Tue Jul 07, 2015 5:51 pm
Forum: Yeast
Topic: Sadler's
Replies: 9
Views: 661

Re: Sadler's

Last time i went there they were using s04 dry yeast
by bevan100
Sun Mar 29, 2015 12:12 pm
Forum: Hops
Topic: American hop rhizomes
Replies: 12
Views: 2004

Re: American hop rhizomes

I have got a cascade outside in its second year it produced 350 gm dried which means it has
already paid for itself and its 3-3 inches out of the groundthis year
by bevan100
Sat Mar 28, 2015 11:49 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: White stuff on my SS FV
Replies: 11
Views: 1047

Re: White stuff on my SS FV

Hi guy its a 7 gallon chronical i think all three of us purchased them in nov/dec 2014
by bevan100
Thu Mar 26, 2015 11:42 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: White stuff on my SS FV
Replies: 11
Views: 1047

Re: White stuff on my SS FV

Hi i had the same problem on my new conical i have done 3 beers in it without a problem cleaned the yeast off with just water and noticed the white powder when it dried on the last brew it required a damp cloth and serious rubbing to remove it. I assumed it was residue from that particular recipe. s...