Beer Bottling gun & Stout Update I have kegged the Bourbon Soaked Cacao Nib and Vanilla Milk Stout today, the FG was 1.022 with an ABV of 5.25%. It’s very aromatic right now, and has cleared very nicely. I did not taste it yet however, i want to allow it to condition a little more first so I will have some tasting notes in about a week or so. And I have swapped the gas hose barb on the bottling gun with a new bulkhead and gas disconnect. And I have swapped the gas hose barb on the bottling gun with a new bulkhead andRead More →

Jonny's Home Brew Adventures .com

Brew Mail I have a couple new items of brew mail that have arrived recently including the new Beer Bottling Gun I ordered from www.OntarioBeerKegs.com during the pre launch sale along with a Gas Ball Lock post with 1/4″ bulkhead assembly (www.Ebay.ca) so I will be getting it setup soon and give it a try and see how it goes.  And I have received a product sample from HopTop: Mason Jar Airlock, I have previously posted about them a few months ago and I heard quite a good response back and now I am very excited to be able to try it out and really seeRead More →

Reinheitsgebot

Reinheitsgebot 1516 – 2016 The Reinheitsgebot sometimes called the “German Beer Purity Law” in English, is the collective name for a series of regulations limiting the ingredients in beer.  -Wikipedia For more information on the German Purity Law HERE is a great page to startRead More →

StirStarter Stir Plate Click here to view the website Making Your Good Beers Better Since 2009 StirStarter is a brewing tool to take your home brewery to the next level and it’s fun to use. Many home brewers don’t pitch nearly enough yeast. A stir plate helps you culture higher cell counts of healthy yeast for quicker fermentation’s, lower risk of infections and better tasting beer. All in less time than it takes to make a conventional yeast starter.   One of the easiest ways to increase the quality of the fermentation’s you have going is to give the wort (beer) or must (wine) aRead More →