More Build-out

I have set the CO2 distributor up at the back of the keg stand.  This allows me to run the lines at the back of the kegerator, so less line clutter overall.  When it is finally finished, the only lines that will be coming out the front side will be the lines for the taps…

Kegerator Platform

Here are some pics from the build out so far.  Looking at what I have so far I can already see a couple modifications I will be making tomorrow.  This is a pic of the various pieces before assembly. A shot from the interior.  It is definitely getting closer to done. Another shot, this one…

Meanwhile Behind the Umbrella Factory…

I took the Kolsch to secondary today.  Nicely it currently sits at about 3.5% alcohol.  In this next stage it will rest in the lagering unit for roughly 2 weeks at about 45 degrees.  So far I really like the color that the Vienna malt brought to the table.  It lends a slightly more reddish…

Kegerator Build-out

I have started the build-out on the second kegerator now.  Mind you, I am working it a bit at a time.  The current build is on the support system to hold the kegs up.  This week I have spent my free time cutting the boards that will form the base.  All I have left to…

I’m the Man…

If you haven’t noticed, I tend to correlate music and beer/ brewing quite often.  Recently, I was listening to some stuff I haven’t pulled out in while.  Isn’t it interesting how often you might forget how much you really like something till it is right there in front of you again.  But I digress, “I’m…

Brew Day (finally)

Yeps, its true.  I am finally back at it again.  As I write this I am in the chilling process for the Koelsch (one day I may settle on the correct spelling).  Sadly, I never did get any brews out at all during the month of July (the month de suck as mentioned previously).  Already…