I bought a turkey fryer a little while back and decided I would do a test boil with it. So I filled my 100 litre pot and set about boiling it. After about 35 minutes I gave up and the little 3kg bottle of gas I had was empty.
DO you normally have to mod the stands these turkey fryers come...
Mine is called the Brew Lounge.
Simple explanation is I have a very large farm shed which is my brew area and esentially big boys toyland :)
I setup a coffee table and 3 lounges and we had regular get togethers of the Barossa Brew Club at my house. So I got the name Datfrogs Brew Lounge.
hot tip is webber could end up at RBR not a bad move they have the cash and newey so could be an each way bet, I hope he makes the rightr decision.
Bit of trivia, Webber is born same, Day, Month and Year as me !
Forgive me all, It has been many months since my last post.
Since I started brewing back in 2004 ( In the first 12 months I did 26 brews)
I then slowed down a bit from Late 05 until now.
I have been busy in the last few months gathering bits and peices from all over the planet essentially...
I am going to progress from K&B to Partial's then AG hopefully by Early NY. Thats my main aim.
Brew Belgian style beers for a while. Got a taste for them....
I have setup this year:-
Keg system in an Old Fridge.
Setup the Pit in the Garage to brew / Store as it stay at 20 or less...
Well since i have newly taken up assisting, I have assisted in the fermentation (He he) of 11 beers since July I think the Skies the limited next year.
I have on the way a Co2 gas bottle so I can keg, Then I have to fit the newly aquired tape to my freeby fridge an plumbthe lot.
I want to...
Well not wanting to Sound Blunt.
Dont the pompus ones amongst us whom think this have some beer to "BREW".
Seriously If the precious person/s whom said that Extract brewers are not brewers are not happy with Dump and Sitrs Calling themselves brewers they better get a nother hobby.
The other thing when using the name you have registered you may starat a paper trail which may lead the to th taxation dept wanting to visit you as you have a business name you are using and not paying any taxes. That paper trail might start with whom you are abuying from as they will not...
I have a day off and and goinf to brew.
What do you do with Liquid yeast that you have bottled from a previous brew.
Do you need to do anything special or just pitch when ready like Powdered yeast ?
I have a 2007 Pilsner Yeast.
Any other useful advice on Yeasts would be good 2
The final SG was 1010ish for both which was like that for consecutive days. Zero bubbling also during both measurements.
I am happy to leave them be and get started on setting up a good enviroment and then going onto the next brew
I have been in the process of moving so the brew has had a little less attention than I would have liked so the Temp could be the cause.
Now that I am settled in I am going to setup a corner of the 4 Bay Farm Shed to my brew equip. I have a spare freezer which I might use also.