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Posted in thread: Sweet Bejezus I forgot the yeast! on 05-11-2015 at 01:04 AM
Hah, you just forgot the yeast. How about this, I forgot the extract today! I do flame out
extract addition. I've got Mom on the phone (cell) and the boil and additions are almost done,
OK mom, happy ...
Posted in thread: Greetings from Africa on 05-11-2015 at 12:12 AM
Welcome Kwame, Africa is a huge continent, what county, city in Africa?
Posted in thread: Another New Guy From Los Angeles Area! on 05-10-2015 at 05:52 AM
A couple of points, as others have mentioned, temperature control during fermentation is very
important. I use a cheap 7 cubic ft. chest freezer with a temperature controller. Water, I have
good well ...
Posted in thread: The HomeBrewTalk 2015 Big Giveaway! on 03-17-2015 at 04:43 PM
Posted in thread: LHBS (when your LHBS Stinks and it is time to walk away) on 02-28-2015 at 04:02 PM
I do most of my shopping online, from multiple companies. The variety is fantastic, the prices
are competitive, and shipping is reasonable. The UPS guy probably thinks I'm a drunk :p But I
love good b...
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 20 Gallon Sight Glass Kettle Giveaway! on 02-19-2015 at 03:45 PM
Posted in thread: Any ideas about using excess corn sugar? on 01-23-2015 at 07:31 PM
I have used the corn sugar to "bump" ABV, but like my beers in the lower range to be more
session-able. Really like the Apfelwein idea! And if it won't hurt the little guys, will use it
in the humming...
Posted in thread: Ask me anything! on 01-23-2015 at 07:20 PM
Fun thread till it got serious. Have to admit the title "Ask me anything!" just couldn't be
passed over. If I learned anything, it's that Newsman likes damn near every post! Pushing 7000
in just over ...
Posted in thread: Any ideas about using excess corn sugar? on 01-23-2015 at 05:06 PM
I brew a lot of extract kits, because I enjoy trying different styles, but I usually keg
instead of bottling. I end up with corn sugar I don't use. I thought about using it for humming
bird food, but ...
Posted in thread: air lock blown out several time on 01-03-2015 at 06:20 AM
It's fine, I always start with a blow off tube into a jar of starsan, saves the mess. When the
brew is fermenting, it's pushing out carbon dioxide, and there is low chance of infection.
Continue on wi...