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Posted in thread: Help! Please.. on 07-19-2012 at 11:40 PM
yeah you can do that your final brew will just be a little weaker than expected - if anything
you might lose a point from your gravities
Posted in thread: Birthday Blowoff! on 07-06-2012 at 12:33 AM
Of course in the past 7 batches I've brewed I never had a blowoff until today. I guess it was
my beers birthday present to me lol. Anyways after discovering it after work I just sanitized
the rim real...
Posted in thread: What to do with a beer that won't carbonate? on 06-30-2012 at 02:12 AM
well my best guess would be that something happened to your yeast and they died sometime before
or in the very beginning of the bottling phase. Does the beer taste like fermentation finished
out? or i...
Posted in thread: Didn't add correct amount of yeast :( on 06-27-2012 at 12:26 AM
Well you could always get a hydrometer and just let it sit in the meantime. If the fermentation
didn't have a long lag time you can prob assume its done. But without a reading its really all
a flip of...
Posted in thread: Keep One, Drop One - Word Game on 06-26-2012 at 10:20 PM
Posted in thread: Rye Pale Ale on 06-26-2012 at 04:02 PM
This recipe looks awesome. I'm adding it to my list of upcoming brews since I've been on the
hunt for a nice rye. I think I'm going to try this as my first all grain batch! So here's a
Posted in thread: Cream of Three Crops (Cream Ale) on 06-26-2012 at 03:48 PM
brewed this a month and a half ago and finally got the chance to bottle it yesterday. My
hydrometer sample tasted like a great cream ale and now my mom cant wait for it to carb up so
she can finally h...
Posted in thread: Brew Your Own Ranger IPA Recipe on 06-26-2012 at 03:58 AM
I'd second replacing the sugar with grains and mashing low and slow to dry it out. I can almost
guarantee New Belgium doesn't dump table sugar into their IPA
Posted in thread: First real brew on 06-26-2012 at 03:54 AM
Brewers best has some nice kits with great instructions. Im sure you'll do fine and it'll turn
out great. I started with a BB American Amber kit myself and moved on to AG after about 8
months. Keeps u...
Posted in thread: I'm over carboys... on 06-26-2012 at 03:48 AM
Plastic all the way. I dont really worry about scratches much since I just use a soft towel to
clean them out and nothing really goes in them that will scratch the bucket. Also a good bleach