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  1. Manxnorton

    Lockdown......Bri's bit n Bobs Brewing.

    Hi all. A week today and the activity has stopped, I’ll test it for 3 days before I venture on cold crashing. chuffed I didn’tdry hop tbh. Hope you all ok, and weathering the storm so to speak. Tests incoming. Bri
  2. Manxnorton

    New member, first brew

    Great pics m8. Welcome to the addicted hobby Bri
  3. Manxnorton

    What's gone wrong, me or the kit?

    Mate I’m prob the most noticeable numbly out there...after 40 years brewing I still make really stupid mistakes n for all the adage ‘don’t do it twice’ my batter brain can’t get it right even if I use ‘BRIAN FOOL GUIDE’ as I have to do. I can write a book on my mistakes but all in all as long...
  4. Manxnorton

    Lockdown......Bri's bit n Bobs Brewing.

    Mate we’ll aware of all this Rona millarky and we’ll are they saying the manning uses due to it..hence I stated that a company doesn’t matter how big or small they are my point was lack of coms purely that....zero contact but at least the emailed 3.2 weeks later and 4 days later the order...
  5. Manxnorton

    Lockdown......Bri's bit n Bobs Brewing.

    Haven took a reading as the beast is still going strong..as I administer my final happy pils just hearing a plot plot for the fv chamber...lol Nite all safe one Bri Catch you are in the morn... Bri
  6. Manxnorton

    What have you been doing with your lock down time?

    Looks like most of what I’m doing is covered by you’s lol. • painting old radiators. Paint the dining room-hallway and most of the landing. • baking bread for the first time. • a few spag bols/curry/soup making. • cut the grass once. • just about to clean car inside n out. • a few brews and few...
  7. Manxnorton

    Lockdown......Bri's bit n Bobs Brewing.

    Before I forget. Brew size (FV)- 24.5l Fermentation started-24/04/20 SG 1.055 Atm sg est. 1.012. massive trub...taste so far lush!! No off tastes.. No dry hop. lataz Bri
  8. Manxnorton

    Lockdown......Bri's bit n Bobs Brewing.

    Cancel my last!! Doesn’t help that trumb is fringe my heed in.. It settled close 1.010. But as you know it’s only a recent ferm. So I’ll wait. Bri
  9. Manxnorton

    Lockdown......Bri's bit n Bobs Brewing.

    Deeing this on my mobile sorry Bri
  10. Manxnorton

    Lockdown......Bri's bit n Bobs Brewing.

    Hmmmm!! What you think? Bri Brain not too good with numbers as you know lol
  11. Manxnorton

    Lockdown......Bri's bit n Bobs Brewing.

    Hi all, Well the brew looking at the after thought milarlky lol slowed down...I ramped you a few degrees and if I get my bit into gear I’ll take a SG reading to see how we’re at. If it’s stable for 3 reading (daily as you do!) I’ll look at cold crashing.....then bottling. On a seperste subject...
  12. Manxnorton

    Lockdown......Bri's bit n Bobs Brewing.

    haha!! hallow my ol pal. Just messaging you on the channel.....why you haven't subscibed hahaha!!! Mind got one new member this morn...chuffed to bits. Aye bread was a shock that I can actually make something right the first time haha!! took me 40 years to get a megalogue pint lol. Im back...
  13. Manxnorton

    Lockdown......Bri's bit n Bobs Brewing.

    Thanks pal. More importantly how are you n the family m8? Was trying to get over to my good pals place at Ryl way.....but the week I was the Dr. rung me Brian your a vulnerable person, so you have lockdown. Been doing lockdown for 5.5 years now so no difference lol. tinkering on a small batch...
  14. Manxnorton

    Lockdown......Bri's bit n Bobs Brewing.

    hahah!! you know me too well m8 lol. Never a prob my m8. if it helps I never mind pointing my flaws or mistakes helps others. Bri
  15. Manxnorton

    Lockdown......Bri's bit n Bobs Brewing.

    Hi guys n girls, I'll not sprout on how i'm doing...…………..if i'm typing this i'm ok for now lol! Sorry be mostly Vids from channel..by the time I brewed I was fragged for a day or two lol. so if your interested i'll give a playlist. Still crap at making them lol...still do stupid mistakes...but...
  16. Manxnorton

    Like a Centurion Ghost Ale-But i bet i change it!

    bit green. but more like a milk stout. Bri
  17. Manxnorton

    Brewday from Hell! Ammarillo & Citra Pale ale.

    green bit lush!! Mango citrus and coming along nice. Needed a taste lol.
  18. Manxnorton

    Grainfather small pipe work experiments.

    hallow guys, More bottling the day. 750ml bottles. Punk Ipa on the left, experimental ale right. Experimental ale. Think I've got enough beer to last a few years lol. Bri
  19. Manxnorton

    Top things to improve brews

    for me the most important thing is take notes, print out a 'BRIANS' guide (fools guide) But alas I lost my journal (my memory wilted!!) So now I keep written and pc notes, so If I lost one hopefully id have the other. Experiment as much as you can. Listen from advise, evaluate and make your own...
  20. Manxnorton

    Grainfather small pipe work experiments.

    as usual m8 I got confused..... Anyways the FG shot to 1.002 (punk IPA) Im dry hopping later the day with: 5g Amarillo 9g Nelson whatsitchops 16g Simcoe 20g chinnok 30g Cascade. Maybe 3 days or stretch to 5. Cant wait tbh. Bri
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