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Posted in thread: Rookie question RE: Growlers on 04-20-2016 at 07:09 PM
I have a couple of nice growlers I received as gifts. I don't use kegs and usually bottle all
my previous batches. My question if you even can how would you bottle direct to a growler? Or
really can t...
Posted in thread: Flip cap bottles (grolsch) NEVER AGAIN!!! on 06-22-2015 at 06:25 PM
It was the plastic O-rings on the caps. My supply store has stopped carrying them.Same recipe
and process as previous that came out great. No biggie. I've got another batch ready. Crown
caps going for...
Posted in thread: 5 gal batch of IPA. HOW long start to drink? on 06-06-2015 at 03:46 PM
I'd rather not rush a batch just to say it's mine. The gang knows I brew and they all like my
stuff. They'll have to wait for the end if summer bash. That works for me. Cheers
Posted in thread: 5 gal batch of IPA. HOW long start to drink? on 06-06-2015 at 01:04 PM
roughly. Of course. I realize there are numerous variables. My wife just said you should have a
batch for the July 4 party! Hmmm can I? I thought. Do I have to get put of bed right now, I
Posted in thread: Flip cap bottles (grolsch) NEVER AGAIN!!! on 12-12-2014 at 06:02 PM
Choco is correct. My bottles will support the flip cap only. I have just seen a bottle which is
both crown cap for the shipping and storage. a neat packaging idea. If I had the option it may
Posted in thread: Flip cap bottles (grolsch) NEVER AGAIN!!! on 12-09-2014 at 06:54 PM
I have about twelve 750 ml bottles Imperial IPA in this situation. Im not sure how to go about
calculating the Sugar needed per bottle so I'd appreciate some advice on that. But I'll grab
Posted in thread: Flip cap bottles (grolsch) NEVER AGAIN!!! on 12-08-2014 at 05:40 PM
Bottles were FLAT! The taste is there, good alcohol content, nice color but no fizz. The flavor
IMHO with this needs to have some head to really release the flavor and mouth feel. Otherwise
Posted in thread: Flip cap bottles (grolsch) NEVER AGAIN!!! on 12-03-2014 at 06:59 PM
The above link brings you to a thread I created regarding my first blown batch. 1 out of 7.
I'm sticking with Crown style caps from now on. GRRRI'm warning others about this too!
Posted in thread: Time for bottles to Fridge?? on 11-21-2014 at 05:24 PM
any further ideas??
Posted in thread: Time for bottles to Fridge?? on 11-18-2014 at 05:35 PM
I blame the caps. A reminder, this is a 750 ml amber bottle with a Grolsh style or flip
cap.Well, I went with extra time out of the fridge. And added another week and a half. Then
added some more time...