Thursday, October 22, 2020

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Trapped co2 in beer line

Hi, We've just opened a new bar with a cellar and we have cellarbuoys installed the...

Hand Pull Issues

Evening All. Having a bit of an issue with some hand pulls and hoping someone could...

Change in taste and smell

I am having constant problems with Carling, mainly Carling where the taste is horrible and...

Carlsberg frothing due to warm weather

Hi all, newbie to site and to home beer dispensing too really. i have a setup...

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 topic...

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

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*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...

What’s the difference between S type coupler & D type

What's the difference between S type coupler & D type

Cask additives once beer is tapped for longer life?

Hi Is there an additive to add to tapped beer to give it a...

Disconnecting keg between session i.e 7 days

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HI Recently got a home bar set up (draft fosters lager on 60/40  ) but unlikely...

How many pints dispensed for each 70/30 used.

Hi Can anyone give a good estimate of how many pints of beer will be dispensed...

Air compressor

I have a stanwell air compressor situated inside the cellar. An independent engineer came out...

Banning dogs from where we eat and drink, good or bad?

Apparently we are a nation of animal lovers, cherishing all creatures great and small. Our...

Another mobile bar setup question!

Hi All, Hope someone can point me in the right direction here. So, have been doing a...

Glass washers smell of egg.

Hi -whilst our glass-washers are cleaned weekly and all levels topped up etc we do...

Peroni Font Lighting blown

Hi, I have a Peroni font which should illuminate but it wasn't supplied with a...

Dyed or non-dyed?…

Is there a regulation stating that a dye-based beer cleaning product must be used?

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Why change Brands

So my current supplier wants to stop supplying Inbev products. we are a Wedding Venue,...

How much ?? !!

How many (or how few) pints of beer are 'waste' when cleaning lines? We clean...

Glasses going through dishwasher

In our hotel,our barstaff make us put our guest water glasses through our dishwasher that...

cellar cooling

hi my cellar cooler works perfectly until it cuts out. Then occasionally when it cuts in...

New Guinness font Yay or Nay?

What do you think of the latest Guinness font? It does seem to tick all...

set up

hi everyone i am in the process of setting up my beer line i have gas,cooler,tap,keg connecter...

beer loss after line clean

Recently took over a function bar with no previous experience. Previous manager pulled through roughly...

Beer Line Cleaning, Weekly? Three Weekly? Monthly? Sometime? Never?… Reviews

For years the universal mantra from all breweries, with regard to cleaning beer lines, was...

CO2 shortage sparks fears over beer supplies.

Low supplies of CO2 beer gas is leaving brewers and soft drinks manufacturers desperate to...

HOME BREW BEER FERMENTATIONS

Hi everyone,  I have read much re fermentation time, like most is fermented in the...

Full clear line cleaning, good or bad?

Hi all, i'm new to cellar work, taking over in a ex services social club...

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The introduction of beer to this country from Flanders which contained hops is recorded as...

Readers Blog – join the team

Hi, Welcome to Inndoctor’s new Readers blog, which gives you the reader your opportunity to...

Review the Heineken SmartDispense System

SmartDispense offers a 4 weekly service call to check all is in order and a...

Review the Carlsberg Quality Dispense System

  Like Heineken's Smart Dispense System, the Carlsberg Quality Dispense System (CQDS) provides a fully enclosed...

Review the Carlsberg Draughtmaster

The Carlsberg Draughtmaster comes in 2 designs the Flex 20, a small mobile unit for outdoor...