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Posted in thread: Hot plate modification on 07-14-2013 at 06:26 PM
So I wanna fix this hot plate I have been using so that it can be used to make 1 gal batches
again. Let it be known that I'm very new at tinkering with this stuff, but I'm interested in
it. So this ho...
Posted in thread: How long does dry yeast keep in the fridge? on 07-11-2013 at 06:28 PM
Well, anytime someone enables me to spend less money, I'm inclined to lean in their direction.
I'll give it a shot and, like you said, its only 1 gallon. Mostly I just want to brew on the
Posted in thread: How long does dry yeast keep in the fridge? on 07-11-2013 at 03:51 PM
Hey guys, just wondering how long does dry yeast keep in the fridge for? Made a few 1-gal
batches a couple months back, and I only used about half the packet, then taped off the opening
so it's been (...
Posted in thread: Looking for the best type of hot plate on 06-26-2013 at 12:14 AM
So here's my situation: I really like brewing large gallons of beer using propane, but when my
funds are limited and I can't afford all the ingredients for that I fall back to brewing single
Posted in thread: What are some of the mistakes you made...where your beer still turned out great! on 04-06-2013 at 02:18 AM
Bottled a batch of Ginger Saison that I thought was done fermenting. I took the Hydrometer
reading at the end of the bottling session (almost forgot to do it at all!) and found that the
gravity was st...
Posted in thread: Adding hops to Mr. Beer Question on 04-06-2013 at 02:11 AM
It comes with hopped malt extract, but I will be adding some of the DME I have at home, maybe
some belgian candi sugar as well. I guess I more wanted to know if there is a benefit to
boiling the wort ...
Posted in thread: Adding hops to Mr. Beer Question on 04-06-2013 at 01:33 AM
So my roommate's aunt heard that I'm a home brewer and asked if I wanted some of her husbands
old brewing supplies that he doesnt use anymore, and I said "yes!" I was a little disappointed
when she ha...
Posted in thread: How much dry yeast to pitch for 1g batch? on 03-30-2013 at 06:36 AM
That makes sense, glad to hear it :)
Posted in thread: How much dry yeast to pitch for 1g batch? on 03-28-2013 at 03:55 AM
Oh no! Haha I guess its bound to happen sometimes. How'd the beer turn out?Duct tape was my
first thought too, sadly I had none on hand. I ended up just rigging a rubber band around the
Posted in thread: How much dry yeast to pitch for 1g batch? on 03-27-2013 at 04:06 PM
Ah thanks guys, much obliged :) So I woke up to a surprise this morning- the pressure from the
yeasts fermentation had blown my rubber stopper & blow-off tube off the fermenter. While I was