Cheeky Peak Blog

  1. ADDING FRUIT TO BEER: How to avoid infection

    When using fruit post fermentation, there are a couple of simple techniques that need to be adopted in order to reduce any potential risk of your beer being ruined by infection.

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  2. KEGGING: Beginners Guide to Kegging Your First Beer

    Kegging can be an overwhelming task at first. There’s a lot of new equipment that you probably haven’t seen before. You’ve probably also had a look online only to realise everyone has their own opinion on how to best do it.

    It can be extremely confusing when you’re learning about this process for the first time.

    Our aim for you today is to lay out a step by step process that is easy to follow and will result in perfectly carbonated beer. No tricks or short cuts included!

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  3. Refractometer - Users Guide

    This guide will teach you everything you need to know when using a refractometer for brewing purposes.

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  4. My Keg is Over-Carbonated! What do I do?


    Is your beer pouring foam from your kegs?

    Before you jump into complex trouble shooting, think about this...

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  5. Improving Mash Efficiency: Tips & Techniques

    Having a poor mash efficiency can be one of the most frustrating issues as a brewer. Fortunately we have a few tips and techniques to consider that may help you with this issue.

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  6. Double Batch Brewing & Maximising Output on a NANO Brewery 3V

    In this article we look to explain how simple it is to maximise wort production in a brew day using a NANO 3 vessel brewing system (3v).

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  7. BULK PRIMING - Step by Step

    Having proper carbonation in your beer is an aspect of brewing that can be quickly disregarded by brewers. However getting this process dialed in can take your beer to a whole new level.

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  8. Brew in a Bag: A Starters Guide

    Are you thinking about Brew in a Bag as an All Grain Brewing option? In this 'starters guide' you gain a broad overview of the popular method and if it will suit your needs.

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  9. Simple Temperature Control Solution

    Precise fermentation temperature control is an absolute non-negotiable if you want to produce consistent homebrew beer.

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  10. How to Start Developing your own Homebrew Recipes

    Developing your own homebrew recipes can be an extremely rewarding process. Tasting a beer that you concepulised and produced is the ultimate buzz for a homebrewer.

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