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Posted in thread: Increasing OG in a brew kit on 05-13-2014 at 07:54 PM
Thanks, dobe! How much sugar and any special kind?
Posted in thread: Increasing OG in a brew kit on 05-13-2014 at 07:46 PM
Hey all, I'm going to brew up a pale ale kit that has an OG of 1.045. I would like to get it
higher if at all possible without changing it too drastically. Would like to get around 6% ABV,
Posted in thread: If you could only drink 3 Beers for the rest of your life, What would they be? on 04-19-2014 at 12:47 PM
Summit EPALeinenkugles Original Lager (fishing beer)Nut Hatchet Nut Brown (Canal Park Brewery,
Posted in thread: 2 different yeasts in same brew on 04-18-2014 at 07:30 PM
UPDATE.... if anyone is interested. My last post on this was 4 hours after pitching both yeasts
and seeing no activity. The following morning it was on, 2" cap of krauzen and really cloudy.
Well, now ...
Posted in thread: 2 different yeasts in same brew on 04-06-2014 at 10:13 PM
Well, so far, so.... nothing happening!Pitched both yeasts around 4 hrs ago and expected
immediate chaos. Even put a blow-off tube on. Stay tuned! :)
Posted in thread: 2 different yeasts in same brew on 04-06-2014 at 12:50 PM
Wyeast 1010 and US-05. Unfortunately never found time to make a starter and really want to brew
today. Is it a crime against brewdom to pitch these two together. I really want to use the 1010
cause I ...
Posted in thread: Yeast Starter-Need Advice! on 04-04-2014 at 01:16 PM
Does my Wyeast pack that is currently in the fridge need to be warmed to room temp before I
"smack" it? I will let it sit for a few hours after the "smack" prior to pitching it in
Posted in thread: Yeast Starter-Need Advice! on 04-04-2014 at 12:52 PM
Thanks! A stir plate is on my short "To Do" list. Parts are in the mail! When you warm it up
after a cold crash, is it best to: Boil and cool fresh wort? Boil and cool the decanted wort
from the start...
Posted in thread: Yeast Starter-Need Advice! on 04-04-2014 at 02:52 AM
Doing my first ever yeast starter. Brew day is Sunday and I will be gone all day on Saturday.
Should I make my starter Friday night, Saturday early morning or late Saturday night?FYI: I
don't have a s...
Posted in thread: NB Honey Kolsh on 04-03-2014 at 05:44 PM
Great info, Texsconnie! Thanks! I'm pretty good with my self control so far. I've been letting
my Caribou Slobber sit and age. I've definitely been enjoying a few, but I can tell that age
does the bod...