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Old 03-17-2009, 12:43 AM   #1
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well yup, just got done my first brew. it was a scottish 60 ale. was quite a trial. only boiled over twice so that's not bad. i cleaned and sanitized everything i'm just a little worried if i kept them all sanitized thought the whole process. i guess i'll find out in two weeks! now i play the waiting game with the fermenter...that'll be fun i re hydrated the yeastes but didn't test them first, so i hope there ok. it's been in for about an hour and no activity yet, i'll check again tommrow morning. thanks for the tips deffently led me to understand the process much better

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Old 03-17-2009, 03:04 AM   #2
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Congratulations on making it through your first brew. You'll know what to look for with the boil overs the next time.

Most likely unless you did something crazy, you'll be seeing bubbles in the next day.

Good luck and start planning brew #2!

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Old 03-17-2009, 03:11 AM   #3
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Congrats on numero uno!

Spend as much time as you can on this forum between now and
your next brew day. Trust me!

I'm only a few batches in, but with each one the process only
become easier and more fun.

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