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Posted in thread: Does anyone follow some temp schedule during prim ferm? on 09-15-2014 at 07:50 AM
Since I usually have 3 or 4 beers fermenting at the same time (2 gal buckets) I leave the
freezer set about 62*. and the buckets stay there for 3 or 4 weeks.
Posted in thread: Bottle Condition - Temperature Matter? on 09-12-2014 at 06:41 AM
Both my carbination refers are set to 70. Works great.
Posted in thread: Smallest chest freezer for single 5 gallon fermentation on 09-12-2014 at 06:39 AM
What is the smallest chest freezer that would fit a 6 gallon bucket or 6.5 gallon carboy?
Looking to use it for fermentation.Measure your bucket to the top of the air lock. That's the
Posted in thread: Northern Brewer Recipe from Instructions on 09-08-2014 at 12:46 AM
I could do that. Our LHBS has all the grain in 5 gallon buckets and you can buy as much or
little as you need. Everything except 2 row is the same price so you just keep adding to the
scale until you ...
Posted in thread: Abou how much does 5 gallons of beer weigh? on 09-08-2014 at 12:42 AM
Unless you are adding something late to your bier you don't need carboys. Just get lots of
plastic buckets and ferment until done in them.
Posted in thread: bottling on 09-04-2014 at 07:01 AM
You said "I'm not ready for glass". Why, what's the difference? A bottle is a bottle. Me I only
use S.N. stubbies. Buy them full, drink the beer and then recycle the bottles buy fillin g with
Posted in thread: Coconut Kava Stout on 09-04-2014 at 06:56 AM
Don't know about adding to beer, but friends who have tried it in Fiji said it tasted like
muddy water. LOL
Posted in thread: First brew attempt, fermentation at 24 hours on 09-03-2014 at 07:59 AM
What temp in the room?
Posted in thread: Beginner on 08-30-2014 at 08:42 AM
For some reason specialty grain are "steeped" biab is mashing. Same- same. The major difference
is that without LME or DME you need salt and yeast nutrient. They are both in the extract.
Remember to S...
Posted in thread: Can u over crimp bottles? on 08-30-2014 at 08:28 AM
Sierra Nevada uses those shorty 12oz er's, right? The necks on those shorties are not as tough
as those on the taller form 12's.Not sure of that. I only use Sierra Nevada bottles and have