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  1. Chippy_Tea replied to the thread New Wilko kits.

    Ours didn't last time we were in. asad1 Stores https://www.bmstores.co.uk/stores

    Apr 18, 2019 at 5:39 PM
  2. Chippy_Tea replied to the thread New Wilko kits.

    It was initially known as Billington & Mayman - a name which derived from the man behind the business, Malcolm Billington - but was...

    Apr 18, 2019 at 5:06 PM
  3. Chippy_Tea replied to the thread Apple and Red Grape wine.

    Not sure i understand this, you have to stir the finings into the wine properly or it doesn't work so you are going to stir any settled...

    Apr 18, 2019 at 4:12 PM
  4. Chippy_Tea liked Benjamin Tolmer's post in the thread The Range "Make your own" Rosé 30 bottle kit..

    yeah loved it!!

    Apr 18, 2019 at 4:08 PM
  5. Chippy_Tea replied to the thread Can't start a conversation.

    :thumba:

    Apr 18, 2019 at 3:46 PM
  6. Chippy_Tea liked Alastair70's post in the thread Your First Grainfather Brew - A Walkthrough.

    Cheers Steve, just unpacked and set up my GF. Your guide was invaluable. I expect I’ll be back here tomorrow for the inaugural brew.

    Apr 18, 2019 at 6:15 AM
  7. Chippy_Tea liked DavieC's post in the thread Degassing idea.

    Cheers for that chippy, I'll just make sure my drill hasnt got any bits of dust and stuff stuck to it, cant be doing it by hand, you...

    Apr 18, 2019 at 6:09 AM
  8. Chippy_Tea replied to the thread Newbie with some questions.

    No problem with that it'll die down once you add the second part and give it a stir. :thumba:

    Apr 17, 2019 at 8:42 PM
  9. Chippy_Tea replied to the thread Degassing idea.

    I have been it this way for a few years and am on my second drill (the original drill batteries wouldn't hold a charge) and i haven't...

    Apr 17, 2019 at 8:17 PM
  10. Chippy_Tea replied to the thread Apple and Red Grape wine.

    Way too long 7 to 10 days should be enough even at winter temperatures in our houses, have you taken a reading?

    Apr 17, 2019 at 8:08 PM
  11. Chippy_Tea replied to the thread Newbie with some questions.

    The best method i have found is to start in forward for a few seconds (usually 5) switch to reverse for 5 and them back to forward keep...

    Apr 17, 2019 at 8:05 PM
  12. Chippy_Tea replied to the thread wine problem......

    Its here - :thumba: https://www.thehomebrewforum.co.uk/threads/degassing-wine-the-quick-and-easy-way.48971/

    Apr 17, 2019 at 8:03 PM
  13. Chippy_Tea liked Pavros's post in the thread Crystal malt and flaked barley..

    Just looked st Greg Hughes' book. Crystal malt doesn't necessarily need to be mashed and can be steeped. Flaked barley needs to be...

    Apr 17, 2019 at 7:54 PM
  14. Chippy_Tea replied to the thread Newbie with some questions.

    When you degas it the froth will appear but it shouldn't carry on once you stop, cdid you change direction regularly and how long did...

    Apr 17, 2019 at 7:40 PM
  15. Chippy_Tea replied to the thread wine problem......

    To make the wine clear you have to get as much of the CO2 out as you can as it stops it clearing stirring isn't a very good way of doing...

    Apr 17, 2019 at 7:10 PM