John Bull kits contain high quality malts, as behoves their name, and are made with over 150 years of brewing experience.
Generous 1.8Kg quality extract that rewards the patience of good maturation.
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5 Gallon Essential Barrel - with S30 valve.£29.99
This essential plastic barrel has a capacity of 5 1/2 gallons which makes it ideal for the storage and dispensing of up to 5 gallons of beer or cider.
It is indispensible when requiring beverages on tap as it will hold controlled pressure & dispense at will.
It comes with a cap fitted with a brass S20/S30 valve for use with either a Hambleton Bard S20 or S30 cylinder, a Sodastream cylinder fitted with a Sodastream valve adaptor or with a Hambleton 8 gram bulb Gas Injector.
The barrel has a small 2" diameter neck which restricting cleaning to the use of sterilant solution.
A lot less cleaning than bottles.
5 Gallon Basic White Plastic Barrel - with valved cap and 8 gram gas injector£34.99
This barrel has a capacity of 5 1/2 gallons which makes it ideal for the storage and dispensing of up to 5 gallons of beer or cider.
It comes with a cap which has a combined inlet & pressure release valve fitted with a pin to pierce 8 gram CO2 bulbs and is complete with a red plastic 8 gram CO2 bulb holder.
The pin makes this cap and valve unsuitable for use with any other form of gas injection cylinder.
As the barrel has a small 2" diameter neck cleaning is with the use of sterilising solution.
Muntons Malt Extract - Extra Light 500gms£3.75
Munton's Foil Pack Spraymalts are made using only the finest premium malts, spray-dried into a fine soluble powder.
This process is designed to retain all of the malt flavour, without imparting any burnt or off flavours.
Spraymalts are ideal additions to any recipe, adding extra malt sugars and a delicious malt flavour.
A synopsis of individual attributes is as follows:
Pack sizes 500g
The Hopped Light adds extra hops as well as more malt and is perfect as a general kit improver.
It is specifically designed to retain the beer's natural balance.
Colour (EBC 10% Solution): 12 max.
Bitterness (EBC): 30-42.
Protein 7.5% Max.
The Extra Light adds extra body and richness whilst adding the minimum of colour, making this perfect for brewing the palest lagers.
Colour (EBC 10% Solution): 8 Max
Protein: 7.5% Max
The Light again adds extra body and richness and is especially useful when brewing lagers and pilsners.
Colour (EBC 10% Solution) 12 max.
Protein: 7.5% max
The Medium gives a rich malt flavour and is ideal for bitters.
It boosts the beers' natural body and at the same time gives a more rounded, mellow note to the beer.
Colour (EBC 10% Solution) 22-44
Protein 7.5% Max
The Dark makes a superb addition to any Stout, Porter or Brown Ale.
Dark Spraymalt will improve the body, adding extra rich malt flavour and natural colour.
Colour (EBC 10% Solution) 44-70
Protein: 8% max
The Extra Dark is an essential addition to any Stout. Extra Dark Spraymalt will improve the dry bitterness and colour as well as adding body to your beer.
Colour (EBC 10% Solution):70-120
The Wheat is made from a blend of 55% Wheat Malt and 45% Barley Malt, this is great for improving the head formation and retention in beer.
In small quantities it does not alter the beer's flavour, and the entire 500g pack can be used in a 5 gallon brew.
Colour (EBC 10% Solution): 12 max
Muntons Beer Kit Enhancer - 1 Kg£4.55
The enhancer encourages a very rapid start to fermentation & create beverages with good body.
It contains simple fermentable sugars of maltose & dextrose.
This enhancer contains a blend of spray dried dextrose and spray dried malt extract which is simply added in place of sugar to any beer kit, a kilo for kilo.
This will ensure little opportunity for any contamination at the vulnerable start of the brewing process.
The spray malt portion of the Beer Kit Enhancer will improve head formation and head retention, overall flavour and increase the resultant body of the beer, making your beer more like the commercial equivalent.
It is simple to use.
Just follow the instructions provided on your beer kit substituting the Enhancer where sugar is used in the original recipe.
For simplicity, it is better to add the enhancer to the fermenter at the same time as the beer kit ingredients are being added and before the addition of any water.
Try the Beer Kit Enhancer and you will be amazed at the improvement in your final beer!
Brewing & Winemaking Sugar - 1kg£2.10
This will produce a finer, cleaner & faster ferment.
The sugar is a spray dried glucose (aka dextrose) which dissolves easily in cold liquids to form a syrup and importantly leaves no after taste.
Being 100% fermentable, it promotes fast fermentation & can be used for priming during the secondary fermentation.
It is is highly recommended for use in making beers, liqueurs and wines in preference to household sugar.
Well worth the extra pence per pint or bottle.
25 litre food grade plastic bin with lid£9.00
25 litre food grade plastic bin and lid with a scale graduated in both gallons and litres.
Height 43cm, max diameter 32cm.
Glass Swing Top Bottles - Amber 500ml£8.40
The best way to keep your beverages is in glass.
Priced at the equivalent of £1.40 per bottle these Glass Amber 'Grolsch Type' swing top beer bottles of 500ml capacity complete with washer and porcelain stopper embody the best bottle storage possible.
Robust, easy to seal and reusable, these are suitable for the bottle conditioning of both beers and ciders.
They will minimise the exposure to oxidisation of your work & facilitate slow maturity under the best conditions.
Both traditional and versatile they are offered in easy pack cases - thoroughly recommended.
In common with the shipping of all glass products, there is an attendant risk of breakage, which we have both minimised & will rectify for shipments within the U.K. should the need arise.
Brown PET Beer Bottles55p
Break resistant, economical.
These lightweight P.E.T. 500ml ('metric pint') Amber Beer or Lager Bottles, which are 23cm in height, are reusable.
They make the perfect bottle for your beer.
Carbonation can be determined by the hardness of the bottle while the caps come with a tamper proof ring.
The screw down lids avoid the necessity of caps & a capper.