Last Activity:04-05-2005 5:20 PM
Posted in thread: Not mixing in yeast? on 04-04-2005 at 08:41 PM
Janx, yours is a really interesting thought! I've tried sprinkling the yeast with 2 batches and
got poor results and then frenzied stiring of the yeast with better results (gurgling being the
Posted in thread: Do Cheap Sanitizing Products Exist? on 03-25-2005 at 12:29 PM
Thanks for the quick reply. I'll definitely check out the Iodophor. Your comment about its
connection to Iodine reminded me of when I used to sterilize creek water with it while
backpacking. (I finall...
Posted in thread: Do Cheap Sanitizing Products Exist? on 03-25-2005 at 01:09 AM
So I've made 4 batches now and I'm starting to feel the pinch when it comes to buying
sanitizing powder from the beer supply store. I used Oxyclean on my equipment during the last
batch, which seemed ...
Posted in thread: No apparent yeast activity after 24 hours on 03-25-2005 at 12:20 AM
Hey,I'm pretty new too and I've had this same problem a couple of times. My buddy (I think he's
going by River Rat on this site) came up with the idea to swirl the bejeebas out of the bucket
a day aft...