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Posted in thread: bottled first batch on 11-21-2009 at 05:20 AM
I just bottled my first batch of beer. It's a northern brown ale. Looks great and can't wait to
drink it. My opinion so far is that it would be a lot easier to go to the store and buy a
6-pack, but a ...
Posted in thread: First time bottling!! on 10-28-2009 at 07:57 PM
Thanks! I will have to get another primary to start something else.
Posted in thread: Want to make smaller batches on 10-28-2009 at 07:53 PM
I have noticed that beersmith only works for pc, and I have a mac. That, why I was wondering if
I could just divide recipes. Plus I didn't want to pay for a site right now.
Posted in thread: Want to make smaller batches on 10-28-2009 at 03:38 AM
I am just starting to brew beer. My first batch is fermenting now with an ale pale kit. It is a
6 gallon batch. I would like to maybe do 3 gallon batches so I can continue to make new
batches. Making ...
Posted in thread: Seeking Columbus Ohio Brewers on 10-27-2009 at 11:45 PM
I am from the Columbus area. I live in Lancaster. I am also looking for so people to get
together and network. I am a new and making my first beer right now.
Posted in thread: First time bottling!! on 10-27-2009 at 06:10 PM
So is there any needed benefits from using a secondary bucket before bottling, or should I
bottle straight from the primary after a few weeks? My kit has a second bucket with a nozzle at
the bottom fo...
Posted in thread: no airlock activity??? on 10-27-2009 at 05:28 PM
i woulda thought revvy'd be right on the airlock threads, lolHAHA Revvy makes a good point
Posted in thread: First time bottling!! on 10-27-2009 at 12:39 PM
I did take gravity readings. I left a little of the fermenting wort in an empty bottle with a
loose towel plugging it, so I can take readings without opening my bucket (I will take my final
Posted in thread: First time bottling!! on 10-27-2009 at 04:42 AM
I have heard a lot of people say 1 week in primary, 2 weeks in secondary, 3 weeks in bottles.
Posted in thread: First time bottling!! on 10-27-2009 at 04:29 AM
It has been fermenting for about 5 days.