Now that I have beer in the barrels, I started to look at the different ways to transfer the beer from the barrels to the kegs. I was going to use a pump and a hose, but remembered that when I did this from my fermenter to kegs, the beer was oxidized. This seems to be a common issue with pump transfers at this stage on a homebrew scale. In my research, I came across a piece of equipment called a Bulldog. Continue reading “Transferring from Barrel to Keg – the Bulldog”
This is the first step of documenting the journey from simple extract kits to full All Grain custom recipes. It has been exciting along the way, but the equipment upgrades have slowed it down a bit.
One of my goals will be giving a detailed list of parts and equipment used with links to the items Continue reading “Welcome to the Apocalypse Ales Blog!”