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Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout (2011 HBT Competition Category Winner) on 10-30-2011 at 10:39 PM
I'm getting ready to pull the trigger and brew this. I have never attempted anything this big.
I was wondering how much water do you mash with to get the 5-6 gallons of wort to go into the
Posted in thread: Beer Porn! on 08-07-2011 at 02:24 PM
When is the party?
Posted in thread: Another Newbie ? about Hydro readings on 07-20-2011 at 09:50 PM
Thanks everyone for taking the time to answer.....glad to hear the hops shouldn't ruin the
beer, it was quite a bit.....seems like it produced more in the fermenter.
Posted in thread: Another Newbie ? about Hydro readings on 07-20-2011 at 09:20 PM
I'm brewing an IPA, a Dogfish Head Clone (I hope) I took a preboil reading and it was 1.037 at
roughly 150 degrees. After the boil and coming out of my counterflow chiller it was 1.058.
Today when I t...
Posted in thread: Do we have an abnormal fear of contamination? on 07-10-2011 at 09:05 PM
This is from a very green noobie.....I'm going to be as careful as possible and be as clean and
sterile as I can be, but.....the conditions in the 1600-1700's without all of the chemical
cleaners we h...
Posted in thread: Using Used Kegs as fermenters on 06-23-2011 at 12:16 PM
Thanks everyone!! I was a little doubtful, now I'm psyched!!
Posted in thread: Using Used Kegs as fermenters on 06-22-2011 at 11:38 PM
I'm a brand new brewer.....haven't even finished a batch yet!!! I'm planning on using used 15
gallon kegs to ferment 10 gallon batches. Is this possible? Will the extra head space create
Posted in thread: Carboy/ Keg Cleaner Giveaway on 06-12-2011 at 05:03 PM
Posted in thread: HBT dictionary...or commonly misspelled brew terms on 06-07-2011 at 11:00 PM
Is there a post on here for all the acronyms, i.e. MLT, HLT, BK? I'm a real newbie with a lot
of brewing stuff given to me and I'm dying to be drinking beer made by me.