Battlefield 4 Gameplay

Some battlefield 4 gameplay I collected over the past few months.

My Oktoberfest home-brew recipe using Morgan’s kits

Over the weekend I brewed an “Oktoberfest” beer.  The recipe I used was adapted from one I found on the Coopers DIY Website.  I mostly used supplies from BrewForAfrica and some lager yeast from Beerlab.

The kit I used was the Morgan’s Blue mountain Lager kit.

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I also used 200g medium Crystal Malt, 500g Dry Malt Extract (DME) and a packet of Saflager w-34/70 yeast as well as the kit’s yeast.

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I crushed the Crystal malt using a bag and rolling pin and then brought it to the boil slowly using 2L of water.

 

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While waiting for the malt to boil, I re-hidrated the 2 packets of yeast using 250ml tepid water and cover with some plastic wrap.

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The 500g dry malt was added to my fermenter.

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I strained the malt into the fermenter and mixed it good to make sure there are no lumps.

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I then added the contents of the kit and topped up the fermenter with cold water to the 20L mark.  I then added the yeast mixed and stirred for about 20 seconds.

I then took a sample for my gravity reading. img_0526

This batch will be in the fermenter for between 2 and 3 weeks before begging it.

Click here for: Kegging and carbonating the Oktoberfest lager

Homebrew supplies in South Africa for extract brewing

Being in Bloemfontein, I need to buy homebrew equipment and supplies from various shops in Cape Town, Durban and Gauteng as there is currently no physical shop here.   Luckily I’ve found some great shops online that ships to Bloemfontein with great service and products.  Here’s a list of shops that I use.  If you know of any others – please feel free to comment.

General equipment and supplies:

I started with a Coopers DIY Kit bought from BeerBros (http://beerbros.co.za/).  The Coopers Kit is a good start as it includes PET bottles.  BeerBros also stock various supplies and equipment as well as Coopers DIY beer Kits.

I recently discovered Brew for Africa (http://www.brewforafrica.co.za/) and they are stockist (among other supplies) of the Morgan’s Beer kits.  I’ve made a few beers from these kits and their quality is excellent.  Their prices is also some of the most competitive around.  They also stock Apple Cider kits that is easy to use and taste really great.

Beerlab (http://www.beerlab.co.za/) is another supplier I use and they also have various beer product to choose from.

Kegging:

To built my keezer, I used supplies from Keg Solutions (http://kegsolutions.co.za/) and Draught Craft (http://draughtcraft.co.za/).  Draught Craft were the only supplier I could find that was able to ship a CO2 canister to me for carbonation and dispensing.

There are loads of other suppliers out there, so please drop me a line if you have a favorite.

 

Battlefield 1 Beta

I played some of the Battlefield 1 beta and it was great fun.  Here are some of my videos.  I played mostly as a sniper.

Chasing a horse with a tank!

Some highlights of my 1st day with the Battlefield 1 open beta on PS4. Playing as sniper. Flamethrower kill, Anti-aircraft gun and a bayonet kill.

Building my own keezer

After bottling about 5 batches of beer I decided to rather go with kegging my beer.  To do that, I built a 4 tap keezer for my home.

The supplies for this can be challenging to source in South Africa, but I got mine from http://kegsolutions.co.za/ and http://draughtcraft.co.za/accessories/

I received great service and advice from both sites.

13 minutes of FIFA 17 gameplay – The Journey

Gameplay from the FIFA 17 demo on PS4. The journey. Its the career mode and its the 13minutes where your player makes his debut for Manchester United against Chelsea.

Using PowerPoint in iMovie and voice-over

A video on exporting a PowerPoint presentation to iMovie and adding a voice-over track.
This is quick way to utilize PowerPoint animation in your iMovie project.
How to export a PowerPoint presentation to movie.
How to add a voice-over to a movie.