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Posted in thread: Anybody ever ferment in the boil pot? on 07-16-2014 at 03:35 AM
I recently found a 14 gal stainless tank that was used as a sand filter for a above ground
pool. I was thinking about boiling two extract kits together in it and was also considering
cooling with a ch...
Posted in thread: Moved Bucket. Did I screw up? on 05-13-2013 at 03:37 AM
Thanks for all the information I am fortunate to have found this site.Well today was my first
bottle day and I am left with only one question currently. What is the preferred amount of
head-space for ...
Posted in thread: Moved Bucket. Did I screw up? on 05-02-2013 at 09:49 PM
We had a warm spell and the house was getting up past mid 70'sF so I thought I should move my
first ever brew (Honey Brown Ale with S-05 yeast) under the house where it was 57F. It had been
Posted in thread: Boiled first batch today. Is 6 hours bad? on 04-27-2013 at 05:06 PM
Thanx. You'all know your brew-how, bubbling away now. Just waiting on mother nature.
Posted in thread: Boiled first batch today. Is 6 hours bad? on 04-26-2013 at 09:28 PM
I get up this morning after first brew day yestetday and no buubles through airlock. There is a
little pressure though, it has pushed all the liquid to one side of the S style air lock. So
Posted in thread: Boiled first batch today. Is 6 hours bad? on 04-26-2013 at 03:37 AM
Thanks for all the suggestions, will put them in my database. Icebathed to 70, pitched, put on
lid and airlock, resting in 65 degree room, time for a nap.
Posted in thread: Boiled first batch today. Is 6 hours bad? on 04-26-2013 at 02:19 AM
Thanks for the quick feedback. Wort in ice water now. I stir and check temp, down to 86 now.
Getting back at it. Later
Posted in thread: Boiled first batch today. Is 6 hours bad? on 04-26-2013 at 12:37 AM
Started my Honey Brown Ale today and it took six hours from beginning make up water boil to in
the fermentor waiting for 70degree to pitch. Had a boilover in last two minutes thinking I
could pull up ...
Posted in thread: Springfield, MO recommendations? on 04-18-2013 at 12:38 AM
Haven't had a chance to try the Mother's yet, but will soon. Springfield Brewing Co never did
impress me, kinda had a metalic after-taste, per my palete. I always thought the brew at
Bootleggers in Au...
Posted in thread: Can I break my wort into 2 different fermenters? on 03-22-2013 at 02:53 AM
How much almond or vanilla do you add?