Tuesday, May 22, 2018

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Lager dispense issues

Hi My Lager, guinness and Aspall cider taps, tend to drip, after dispensing. How can I...

Will Angram handpump dispense Brewlock beers?

Hi there. Most of our UK beers in the USA use C02 to dispense but...

Concorde mini cooler freezing up

Evening, I've got a Concorde mini cooler, once the unit has been switched and allowed time...

tetley smooth

I am getting a very big head on my tetley smooth, having to top up...
TCP taint

BEER ENGINE FAILURE

I have a problem wit one of my beer engines. In the middle of dispensing...

Guinness problems

Hi all, i have just recently built a pub shed, everything is amazing lager is working...

Lagers losing taste and/or condition

Ok, so I've just take over as an assistant manager mainly covering nights/weekends at a...
Bar

Lager just keeps on a-coming!

Hi all. First time poster with a new home bar, so be gentle.... So.  New bar is...

All keg beers are very lively.

At our bowls club we have tow bitters (courage best and London Pride) we also...

Slow pouring Carlsberg in USA?

I'm two years old at beer dispense, own a Brit restaurant in Florida and have imported...
fobbing-fosters

Do you need to pull beer through each day?

  Do you need to pull beer through and throw away each day when you open...

Metered Stones problem

Has anyone every had any problems with metered stones pump. The switch at the side...

Stella goes nuts halfway through pouring a pint

Hi guys. Hoping someone will be able to point me in the right direction here....

I have been told to put glasses (hot) straight from the dishwasher into the fridge

I work in,  what can be a very busy pub/accommodation/ restraint. I work behind the...

The beer is too cold!!

I retired as a club secretary in 2001 and in 2010 I was asked to...

I can’t get anything to move in the cellar buoy

  I have changed a keg of Belhaven Black and I can't get anything to move...

Flat Carling Extra Cold

I am having problems with my Carling extra cold, most of the time it is...

Throthy strongbow

I have a fosters super chilled 3 tap system with fosters 1664 and strongbow on...

Flow problem

Hello, I am quite new to this game but have a few questions dotted over the...

Ditching San Miguel

Thinking about ditching San Miguel. We don't sell a lot apart from to one or...

Gas pressure

Ok I have had a bar in my shed for over 12 months and the...

Should I hear the gas rushing into the Keg?

Hi All, I’ve been using this forum to help me out with setting up my...

Will these frozen beer containers simply thaw at room temperature ?

hi, bought a pub/restaurant that has a make shift cellar, out in the yard -...

Angram Hand Pump Problem

Hello, I've got a problem that I would love some advice on. We just installed two...

Do it yourself repairs!

It seems there is a current trend by some technical services to send out parts...

Old Hokky Poblems

Hey there guysI am new to this forum and hope you can help out.I run...

Carling trough a Stella pump

iv got a home bar and have just got a flash clooer and pump can...

Lager losing it's bubbles

Hi all,I have a problem with lagers losing their bubbles in the glass and have...

FOAMY BEER 🙁

Hi,Im a newbie on here so this is my first post. Apologies if this...

flat strongbow

Hi all, i have a home bar and have recently added strongbow to the list....

Flat carling

I am having problems with my carling extra cold, most of the time it is...

how do you test to see if beer or larger is flat

hi just started at a pub would just like to know once you serve a...

Impossibly frothy lager

The bar area in our pavilion gets very hot in the summer as it contains...

Example Exchange

*This is an example exchange only*I've got 100 Carling Extra Gold Glasses in good condition....

Flat lager

I am suffering with flat lager. Im running 70/30 gas using a cooler. The tempruter...

John Smith's Fobbing after gas leak

Hi Folks!Recently a gas leak was found and repaired on the secondary valve on our...

Pulling off beer at start of session

The reality here is that modern beer dispense systems are designed to prevent this practice...

fobbing when changing a new keg

Hi, I was wondering if you can help this might be a really stupid question/problem I...

Flat lager

Hi, my friend has recently taken over a pub, he is having terrible problems with...

John Smiths Pouring Slow/Flat

I've just taken on a new pub and I noticing that my johns smiths is...

Frothy lager at the village fete

I run a village fete beer tent once a year, using a village owned gas...

Coors Compact system

Hi I use a Coors Compact system that is supposed to operate without a cellar....

Erratic Bitter Fobbing

Hi all. I have recently become cellar man to a busy bar/night club and come...

flat lager in keg

I have a keg which had mixed gas pumped thro it at 1st...when the gas...
Primary-Mixed-gas-regulator

Gas issues

Hi, i have my own draught  bar at home with one lager pump running of 60/40...
Guiness Barrel change

Mancave -lager/Guinness tastes wring and leaves a film in the mouth

I have a sunmer house with a lean to were i keep 3 barrels (...

Changing couplers

Changing coupler from cobra to San Miguel there is new type gas and beer feed...

Cask stillage

Hi, I'm opening a new bar that I will serve 5 cask ales that will...
bag-in-box

Decanting a cask into a Bag-in-Box

I own a pub and it is tied - so can only get 9g casks...

sliding door beer fridge

hello i have a autonumis beer fridge which has been kept in storage, i remember...
TCP taint

BEER ENGINE FAILURE

I have a problem wit one of my beer engines. In the middle of dispensing...

Maxi Mix Machines Gas

Does anyone have a maxi mix machine. Last night the air pressure dropped and also...

Cask ale in Tasmania, Australia?

G'day I am needing assistance with my desire to pour Cask Beer. I am own small...

What is the difference between a CO2 and an N2 gas regulator?

What is the difference between a CO2 and an N2 gas regulator, ???? apart from...

Cask ale not clearing down issues

We have just had cellar temperature issues due to the thermostat on the cellar air...
Bar

First pub and supplier problems

Hi, I've just taken on my first pub and requested a local brewery to be my...

Cellar Temperature

We seem to carry a lot of stock but have very limited cellar space. Stock...

Guinness problems

Hi all, i have just recently built a pub shed, everything is amazing lager is working...

Changing the lager to 60/40

I have just started to run a bar in a hotel and the Tetley smooth flow...

LineClenze – franchise

Hello I am looking at taking on a franchise with LineClenze http://www.lineclenze.com/home/beer-line-cleaning-franchise/ who claim there line cleaning system...

Line Cleaning woes

Hello everybody, I have lurked on this site for a while as it usually has the...

Lagers losing taste and/or condition

Ok, so I've just take over as an assistant manager mainly covering nights/weekends at a...

Vintage Stowells Wine Chiller Tap

Hi, I have a vintage (80's) Stowells wine chiller that takes 4 boxes of wine,...

How do I clear air from cask beer lines?

How do I clear air from cask beer lines

Post Mix carbonated drinks system service

I have a Cornelius Cadet SR Post Mix (Bag in a Box) and would like...

Post mix cooler

I'm hoping someone may help me out. I have a postmix under counter cooler in...
Wine

Wondering what you use to clean the wine lines?

Hi, I have recently took over a bar and was wondering what you use to clean...
Bar

Lager just keeps on a-coming!

Hi all. First time poster with a new home bar, so be gentle.... So.  New bar is...

All keg beers are very lively.

At our bowls club we have tow bitters (courage best and London Pride) we also...
Line clean

Is it necessary to clean strong cider lines as often as other beer lines

A question has been posed that strong cider i.e. above 5% for instance is so...
Bar

New Bar

Does all bar furniture come with the option of 'through the bar' types.  We are...