Category Archives: Wine Making

Everything about making home brewed wine

The importance of naming your homebrew

I recently discovered this gem on the internet… a guide to finding your “Real Ale Name”. Or it could be used to name your next homebrew. So let’s see, I have V, S, June and H. That produces: Clogger’s Smooth Cock Dodger Alright, … Continue reading

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T-shirts Are In… Pay No Sales Tax in 2015!

Bull City Homebrew has a tradition of t-shirts that save you money. They do more than make you look like like a rock star… whenever you wear it to the store, we’ll pay your sales tax for all of 2015. … Continue reading

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“Laddering” Your Homebrew

In my last blog post, I talked about the virtues of waiting for your homebrew to “peak” in flavor before really enjoying it. Unfortunately, it’s so hard to do! In this blog post, we’ll walk through a strategy to make … Continue reading

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Gift Guide: The Auto-Siphon… that’s what she said!

The auto-siphon is a replacement for a standard racking cane. Unlike the racking cane, it helps you get a siphon started when you transfer your beer or wort from one vessel to another. At a first glance, it’s the same … Continue reading

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Gift Guide: Vinator Bottle Sanitizer and Bottle Tree

Cleaning bottles is one of the least fun parts of homebrewing, but if you’re bottling your beer, you’ve got to do it. One tool that’s made bottle cleaning and drying much easier is the Vinator Bottle Sanitizer and Bottle Tree. … Continue reading

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Gift Guide: The Alla Specific Gravity Combo Kit

Ahh, measuring the specific gravity of your homebrew… it’s the geeky sciencey way to ask, “So how drunk am I gonna get?” Or maybe it brings back old college memories of the “high-gravity malt liquor section of the beer isle” … Continue reading

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Gift Guide: Extra-Large Funnels

Unless you have the aim of an elite sniper, you will need some type of very large funnel to pour anything into a carboy, the opening is just too small. Racking liquid into a carboy is easy… you can put … Continue reading

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