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Posted in thread: Splitting between 2 pots? on 12-17-2013 at 07:02 PM
It will be beer! Yes it should work, but as you've heard there are some things to consider,
boil off rate, hops utilization rate, etc. If you're trying to follow a specific recipe
(especially a clone)...
Posted in thread: first timer afer from advice on 12-16-2013 at 10:06 PM
That's a tough one, you probably won't have a finished product by Christmas; however it's
possible to have it in bottles by Christmas (in which case tell your SIL to give it a few
weeks). Here are som...
Posted in thread: Oktoberfest recipe critique on 12-16-2013 at 03:54 PM
Posted in thread: Oktoberfest recipe critique on 12-16-2013 at 01:57 PM
Overall, looks pretty good. Here are my recommendations / comments:Replace the US 2-Row with
Pilsner malt - this should give you a little cleaner base I think you really need to increase
the amount of...
Posted in thread: First time cider on 12-12-2013 at 07:52 PM
Looks like the other guys have answered most of these pretty well, but I'll add my 2 cents on a
few of these questions...2) I have a three keg set up and will ultimately keg this. Do I really
need to ...
Posted in thread: Chocolate bock first brew. on 12-12-2013 at 04:36 PM
That seems like a lot of krausen. What was your gravity before transfer to secondary? My guess
is that you had a stuck fermentation and that transfer has restarted the yeast. That's a good
thing, so j...
Posted in thread: How many batches do you brew in a month? on 12-06-2013 at 06:57 PM
I average about 1 batch of beer per month. On top of that, I may have a gallon of cider going
at any given time, or my new pet project, a 3 gallon batch of graf.
Posted in thread: Starting small, need advice. on 12-06-2013 at 06:04 PM
Here are some thoughts...I really like having a 3 gallon better bottle around. It's easy to
move around and it fits inside my bottling bucket if I'd like to put it in an ice bath at the
beginning of f...
Posted in thread: holiday wish list on 12-06-2013 at 04:02 PM
Bench bottle capperBasic Brewing growler bag
Posted in thread: IPA Brewkit, help! on 12-03-2013 at 12:42 PM
See if you can find out if he has the equipment for and/or is doing either:a.) Mr. Beerb.)
Extract or Partial Mash brewingc.) All Grain brewingAgree. Find this out and get back to us.
We'll be able to...