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Posted in thread: Brewing for next summer on 03-28-2015 at 05:53 PM
Yup, drinking a 1.5 yr old english BW at this exact moment, All of this while brewing yet
another batch of blonde ale. My guests drank my other keg too fast.. cant keep up... gotta brew
Posted in thread: Brewing for next summer on 03-24-2015 at 01:45 AM
when you say "next summer", I'm guessing you mean summer of 2015 which is "this summer" in my
mind.:pipe:it's almost stout season! but I didn't get a RIS brewed last summer for consumption
Posted in thread: Prices going up? on 03-14-2015 at 06:20 PM
i was so pissed off writing my last comment that I missed my 30 minutes hop addition. I guess
ill live with a 22 minutes addition then. Cheers ! :)
Posted in thread: Prices going up? on 03-14-2015 at 06:18 PM
here we get to pay 11.99 for a bud six pack. You've read it right. And i'm in the province with
the cheapest beer available.that being said, I can get a pretty good mix of craft beers in a
6-pack for ...
Posted in thread: Brewing for next summer on 03-14-2015 at 04:36 PM
So spring is nearly upon us (yes, we do have spring in Canada too ;)) and I'm currently brewing
a double batch of blonde ale to stock up for camping next summer.I'll keg it, then bottle it
with my bee...
Posted in thread: Cold crashing not needed...if fining. on 12-07-2014 at 11:08 PM
Well you might be just right on that. I do cold crash, because I find it easier to keg and
force carbonate cold beer, as it is ready right away.I tried fining, then cold crash the day
before and keggi...
Posted in thread: Newbie Here - Is a Secondary Fermentation Necessary?? on 10-31-2014 at 05:28 PM
Hi and welcome to HBT !Secondary fermentation is definitely not mandatory. If you have the same
F.G. reading for a couple of days then it is time to bottle. I use secondaries because I clear
my beer w...
Posted in thread: Secondary obsolete? on 10-11-2014 at 04:09 PM
Please explain what these obvious reasons are? Many of us leave our beers in plastic buckets
for 3 to 4 weeks and I have left one for more than 60 days with no obvious problems.Well, from
what I've re...
Posted in thread: Secondary obsolete? on 10-11-2014 at 01:12 AM
I still use secondaries all the time.. it depends on what you want to do. I ferment 25 liters
batches in plastic buckets and I don't want to leave my beer in plastic for more than 7-10 days
Posted in thread: Grain Prices going up? on 10-08-2014 at 10:51 PM
After some research, it seems that Alberta's harvest isn't too good either this year (smallest
crop since 1968)I think i'll stock up some 2-row