VWP Steriliser – 400g

£4.95

Rated 5.0 out of 5 based on 3 ratings
(3 customer reviews)

400g cleaner/ sterilizer, makes up to 120 gallons of sterilizer. Kills unwanted bacteria and microorganisms on any equipment.

SKU: vwp-400 Category:

Description

VWP – 400g steriliser

  • Cleans and disinfects in one simple operation
  • Lifts stains and cleans without effort
  • Just soak for brilliant results
  • Kills a wide range of micro-organisms
  • Powerful cleaning components combine with a strong active ingredient to efficiently clean and sterilize a multitude of items, components and equipment
  • Cleans and disinfects stained items where disinfectants alone are ineffective

STERILIZATION

Sterilizing brewing equipment is crucial in the brewing process for several reasons:

Prevention of Contamination: Sterilization helps eliminate any unwanted microorganisms, bacteria, or wild yeast that could negatively impact the flavor, aroma, and overall quality of the beer. Contaminants can introduce off-flavors and spoil the beer.

Consistency and Reproducibility: Brewing is a delicate process where consistency is key. Sterilizing equipment ensures that each batch of beer starts with a clean slate, allowing brewers to maintain consistency in flavor and quality from one batch to another.

Yeast Management: Contamination can interfere with the desired yeast strains responsible for fermentation. Sterilizing equipment provides an environment conducive to the growth and activity of the selected yeast strains, allowing them to ferment the wort properly and produce the intended flavors.

Prevention of Off-Flavors: Unwanted microorganisms can produce off-flavors and aromas in beer. Sterilizing equipment minimizes the risk of off-flavors, ensuring that the beer retains its intended taste profile.

Health and Safety: Proper sterilization practices contribute to the safety of the brewing process. Contaminated equipment may pose health risks to consumers, making it essential to maintain a hygienic brewing environment.

Longevity of Equipment: Regular sterilization can contribute to the longevity of brewing equipment. Residual build-up of contaminants over time may lead to corrosion and deterioration of equipment, affecting its performance and lifespan.

Overall, the importance of sterilizing brewing equipment lies in creating a clean and controlled environment for brewing, promoting consistency, preventing contamination, and ensuring the production of high-quality and safe beer.

Additional information

Weight 0.5 kg
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3 reviews for VWP Steriliser – 400g

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Rated 5.0 out of 5
12 July 2022

Does a great job and rinses clean. I even run it through my dishwasher once a month to clean it

Sean
Rated 5.0 out of 5
21 May 2021

I’ve tried a few cleaners in the past but nothing can compete with VWP. Simply following the instructions to make up the solution which can be used to clean all the equipment you require for your brew day. I did have some stubborn marks on my fermenter which I had struggled to get off in the past. After a little soak with VWP they have now completely gone. Unlike other cleaners this is very easy to rinse and leaves no residue or perfumes smell. Can not recommend this product highly enough.

Paul
Rated 5.0 out of 5
1 February 2020

This is my go to steriliser. It dissolves easily and whilst the chlorine odour may not be everyone’s favourite it is a great way to ensure equipment has been sufficiently rinsed after sterilising – if you can’ smell the chlorine you’ve rinsed it enough! Also really great for putting into the dishwasher!

Simon
VWP Steriliser – 400g
£4.95