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Posted in thread: can i use a siphon and my primary for bottling on 03-17-2014 at 12:03 AM
You'll be just fine using your primary and bottling wand to bottle with. In my experience, the
wand will leak a lot less than the spigot on a dedicated bottling bucket. As for trub, your
Posted in thread: Skeeter Pee on 03-15-2014 at 04:32 PM
I'll be adding EC-1118(2 paks) to my batch. What is the process? When do I? after 24-48 hours?
And SP is to be fermented for 4weeks @ 70-78 degrees?:D C'mon man, did you read the first post,
Posted in thread: Hard Lemonade NOT Skeeter Pee Recipe on 03-12-2014 at 04:43 PM
low quality video of (pink) hard lemonade happily fizzing away on day 2 after pitching
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 03-12-2014 at 03:57 PM
I just made a batch of Edwort's Apfelwein. I followed his instructions except I used a
fermenting bucket instead of a glass carboy. There's a bit of head room.Does it really matter?
I used the bucket ...
Posted in thread: Hard Lemonade NOT Skeeter Pee Recipe on 03-11-2014 at 12:37 AM
It would be very easy to start if you just wait a few hrs before you add the lemon. Just like
skeeter pee. Mix up everything except the lemon and pitch yeast. When it starts going good dump
the lemon ...
Posted in thread: How to brew a Smirnoff ice/mikes hard type beverage. on 03-11-2014 at 12:28 AM
check in the wine forum, there's a current thread there about making Hard Lemonade, based on
this recipe if you're looking for something like that.
Posted in thread: safe marking interior of aluminum boil kettle on 03-03-2014 at 01:40 PM
Just use one of the many kettle volume calculators and a ruler. You can measure from the bottom
up or the top down to know your volume.Although that etching trick is way cool!!
Posted in thread: Aluminum vs. Stainless on 02-20-2014 at 10:35 PM
see the sticky in the equipment section.
Posted in thread: To Beard or not Beard a HBT facial hair analysis poll on 02-20-2014 at 10:32 PM
:D Yes, I have a beard..., but I had it loooooong (as in time) before I started brewing.
Posted in thread: Yeast starter on 02-13-2014 at 02:58 PM
No need for a starter, but I've come to prefer to hydrate the yeast per the yeast package
instructions, rather than sprinkle it on dry like the wine kit instructions say.I've sprinkled
and hydrated, a...