Last Activity:12-11-2013 9:28 AM
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Posted in thread: 1-Gallon Brewers UNITE! on 12-11-2013 at 06:57 PM
Do any of you actually ferment in 1g jugs? I've only done this once.. it was just the Everyday
IPA and the krausen was big enough, and the trub was big enough that I didn't get what I think
I should h...
Posted in thread: How much sugar is too much on 12-11-2013 at 12:26 PM
Can I start by asking why you are adding 4 pounds? How thin/dry do you want your final beer and
what is your mash temp?
Posted in thread: Cold Crashing on 12-11-2013 at 12:22 PM
I only use the foil because I got suck back on two straight beers. One when lagering and one
with just a cold crash. And while star san in beer is no biggie...I'll pass. I do smaller
batches so I have...
Posted in thread: What ale strains are good for fermenting at 58-59 degrees ambient room? on 12-11-2013 at 12:14 PM
US-05 or NottinghamExactly...my basement is 59 consistently in the winter and both of these
finish so clean and floc well at this temp. I try to do as many brews as I can over the next
few months just...
Posted in thread: I have a lot of GI Bourbon County and I want to trade for other beers! on 12-11-2013 at 12:10 PM
I can get you some stuff and we are relatively close. PM me if you want to discuss a trade. I
got a nice cellar collection that I am sure I could find you something.
Posted in thread: What's the worst craft brew (commercial) you've had? on 12-11-2013 at 12:09 PM
Woodstock Inn Brewery...all of them. Every year or so I'll see one I've never had and give them
another shot.Remember the scene in Elf when he sprays the perfume in his mouth? That is my
Posted in thread: 1-Gallon Brewers UNITE! on 12-11-2013 at 12:04 PM
Flomaster - man that looks tasty! Sweet hab's in beer? That'd kick the ol' heartburn in. :DNew
kettle sourced fo' free. SWMBO has shown remarkable patience with my new hobby - I think she
likes the fa...
Posted in thread: Does anyone else think Sam Adam's beer sucks on 12-10-2013 at 06:57 PM
^ I was just going to say I bought some winter lager and really like it (but haven't had it
before yesterday). I also bought a ltr of Sam Adams Merry Maker (gingerbread stout) - Hope that
Posted in thread: Centenniel Pilsner IPA on 12-10-2013 at 12:15 PM
I'm doing a hop study of NZ hops to get a better feeling for them. I do pale malt and pilsner
at a 2-to-1 ratio. Then some caramel 20 for sweetness and a little color. Really provides a
pleasant malt ...
Posted in thread: Sam Adams Utopia 250 what?..come again sir on 12-05-2013 at 07:14 PM
It shouldn't be more than $200...even thats expensive. I think its worth it. I have some 2007
every new years eve and its one of the most complex liquids I have ever taste. Granted, this is